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The 11 Best Zip Codes To Live In South Carolina

Looking to buy a home? Or love sifting through Zillow looking at homes? Then you may be interested in the best zip codes to live in in South Carolina. This data comes from It's based on factors like public schools, cost of living, job opportunities, as well as local amenities. Below you'll find the top 10 best zip codes to live in in South Carolina. The zip codes are fairly spread out across the state with Columbia having a slight edge. The capital city took 3 of the top 4 spots on the list. But number one is a popular lakefront area just south of Charlotte. 29708 (Tega Cay) 29205 (Columbia) 29206 (Columbia) 29063 (Columbia) 29464 (Mount Pleasant) 29072 (Lexington) 29409 (Charleston) 29409 (Greer) 29715 (York) 29607 (Greenville) 29615 (Greenville/Woodberry) And while each of these zip codes are great places to live they will cost you a pretty penny if you want to purchase a home. For instance in Tega Cay in the 29708 zip code, the average home cost (according to Zillow) is $549,903. The tenth location on this list in Greensboro has an average home value of $329,408. Which is slightly more affordable. So if you're in the market for a new home perhaps give these neighborhoods a try. You can read the full Niche rankings here. [select-listicle listicle_id="454594" syndication_name="this-charlotte-suburb-in-south-carolina-ranks-1-nationwide-for-livability" description="yes"]

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