Clemson South Carolina Best College Towns


Clemson South Carolina Best College Towns For your classic definition of a college town, head up into the South Carolina mountains, and consider Upstate and one of the best college towns of Clemson as your best place to live.

Home of Clemson University and the orange covered Clemson Tigers football team.

Clemson University and the town of Clemson with their rabid fans you’ll soon learn come football season you’ll be in the midst of some of the best collegiate football the country has to offer.

The town of Clemson is small, encompassing the school’s campus, a main street and a few other small streets. But that doesn’t mean it isn’t thriving.

Any college town brings with its students a certain energy but Clemson also has the quaintness and charm of a historic southern village

What a great town to relocate your family or for your retirement.  Clemson sits on the banks of Lake Hartwell.  And that means you are in the heart of the South Carolina Upstate.  And it is beautiful and if you love outdoor activities you and your family will find lots to do.

  • Three lakes: Hartwell, Jocassee and Keowee
  •  Chattooga National Wild and Scenic River
  • Boundless Waterfalls and Hiking Trails

Did you say you like adventure?  There’s lots waiting for you in Upstate Clemson.

Clemson offers some nightlife and restaurants, but what they do offer show a cosmopolitan flair suited to a college town.

For more options you can take a short drive over to Seneca, which is a growing town near the banks of Lake Keowee.

Greenville SC is only 45 minutes away, so you won’t be too far from the airport and more options for shopping, dining, and entertainment.

Older residents of the Clemson SC area are lucky, as the college hosts a branch of the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI).

OLLI centers can be found across the country, and focus on enhancing the social, recreational, and educational development of elder citizens. It is a membership based group, with nominal fees for a wide range of classes.

Classes include, hiking, yoga, Buddhism, grand kids, poetry, and religion.

One time events are also offered covering topics such as scuba diving, gardening, and photography.

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