Living in Bluffton

Natural beauty, southern hospitality

Outside of Old Town, Bluffton blooms as a residential community accentuated by golf courses and excellent shopping, the dramatic, natural beauty of the May River estuary, and true Southern hospitality. And while greater Bluffton has boomed since the 1990s—and is now one of the fastest growing communities in South Carolina—Old Town is still the heart and soul of Bluffton, with its eclectic and classic charm. With a warm Lowcountry welcome, we invite you to come to Bluffton and see for yourself what life is like in “the last true coastal village of the South”. 


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Doing Business in Bluffton

Burgeoning businesses and savvy entrepreneurs are choosing locations that meet their quality of life needs as well as their business checklist. Bluffton is in a growth and innovation mode that’s attractive to both established businesses as well as start-ups.

Whether you’re looking to start a new business or relocate an existing organization, the Bluffton community provides an atmosphere that inspires new ideas and encourages business growth.


Charming and Current

Within its one-square mile National Historic District, Old Town Bluffton beckons — the perfect start to a Bluffton exploration. Pass under the mossy oaks along Calhoun Street and you’ll find restored cottages housing art galleries, boutiques and several terrific eateries. The Gothic-style Church of the Cross, built of local cypress before the Civil War, stands watch over the bluff where Calhoun Street ends at the river. Discover for yourself how Bluffton seamlessly blends the quaint with the quirky. 

Culture, Charm, & Character

Stroll Bluffton’s tree-lined streets and discover a quirky, artistic small town that’s full of interesting characters, fascinating history, cultural gems, and Southern charm.
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