Elgin Real Estate

Elgin, SC is a small town off US Highway 1 between Pontiac and Northeast Columbia.  It is part of Kershaw County, located 12 miles west of Camden and about 20 miles away from Columbia, South Carolina’s state capital.The town boasts a “home town feel” where everyone knows each other.  Residents enjoy tranquil country living while still being able to quickly commute to nearby cities.Don’t be confused by many town establishments with the name “Blaney” on them.  Elgin’s previous name was Blaney, but was changed in 1960’s with the arrival of the Elgin Watch Company.

Elgin’s Catfish Stomp is a festival that takes place on the first Saturday each December that draws neighbors and South Carolina residents to this Southern town.  The Fire Department cooks and serves their famous catfish stew and fried catfish and residents celebrate with a carnival, parade, and live music and food to kick off holiday spirits!

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