About Goose Creek, SC
Home to over 36,000 residents and located just northwest of Charleston, the city of Goose Creek, one of the fastest growing cities in South Carolina, is a place where families and individuals can work and play surrounded by natural and historical treasures. Over the past 10 years, Goose Creek has become one of Charleston's major residential areas due to its proximity to that city and the availability of recreational amenities, such as hiking, boating and camping.
Although this scenic community was officially established in 1961, the area has been known as Goose Creek since the 17th century. Goose Creek's rich history spans from the days of native inhabitants through the American Revolution and the Civil War up to today. Today, residents relish the sense of community that Goose Creek's long history fosters, as well as the natural beauty that constantly attracts new residents and visitors.
Full of picturesque woods, lakes and creeks, this area is home to 13 community parks, a national forest and a trail that has two passages that are over 25 miles long each. Crowfield Golf & Country Club is also accessible, offering a championship golf course, dining and tennis facilities and a swimming pool. As one might expect, historical attractions are prevalent, including many beautiful plantations, historic churches and landmarks.
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