Put your roots down here.

Small Town, Big Heart

We’re celebrating Summerville’s 175th anniversary!

Learn more about our thriving community.


Business Incentives

Our flourishing town of Summerville offers incentives to open a business through the Summerville Open for Business program, which provides incentives for both commercial development and commercial revitalization.

Business Districts

Business Districts

Comprised of six bustling commercial districts, Summerville is full of potential for small, new, or already established businesses looking to bloom. We believe there’s plenty of room for more who wish to put their roots down with us.


Available Properties

With plenty of room to grow, you can find available commercial properties virtually anywhere in town. Take a look through the existing inventory to find just the right space for your business. There’s something for everyone looking to put roots down here in the Flower Town.

Get To Know Our Town

Numbers Are Stories About People

Average Age

Median Age of Residents

Household Income

Average Household Income


Job Openings in the Area

graduate Rates

High School Graduation Rate

South Carolina

Largest Town in South Carolina
Trade Area Population
Women-Owned Businesses
Minority-Owned Businesses
Veteran-Owned Businesses

Why Business Owners Choose Summerville

Opportunities Abound

Start Your Business in Summerville

Summerville is a centralized location full of life and possibility. In fact, it’s at the heart of the Charleston region both geographically and economically. The Town offers an array of supports, including incentives, to allow business owners to start, manage, and grow their company from the ground up.