Welcome to Union!
Union is centrally located in South Carolina, just minutes away from the bustling cities of Greenville, Spartanburg, and Columbia. Residents are a short hour and a half drive away from the scenic Smokey Mountains in North Carolina and three hours away from the beautiful beaches of the South Carolina coast.
Approximately 29,000 residents live throughout the county and its four major communities -the City of Union and the towns of Lockhart, Jonesville, and Carlisle. Prominently located in the Piedmont Region of South Carolina, Union County is convenient the major metropolitan areas of Greenville, Columbia and Charlotte.
Something for everyone.
Our area has attracted national attention for its surge in economic growth, and its diverse business community that is a perfect blend of tradition and technology. Our industrial parks have been developed through cooperation between city and county governments and the development board. Union County is a viable, vibrant place to do business.
The value of a strong community.
The value of organizations improve the quality of life for everyone in Union by upholding community-driven interests and spirit. Community organizations provide opportunities for friend and neighbors to give back, get involved, and come together while creating a sense of pride for the city they share and call home.