Area Info


Downtown Columbia is a vibrant commercial and residential city center. It is home to a diverse and growing business market, including numerous law firms, banks and real estate corporations. Entertainment and tourism are big parts of the area, as the Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia City Ballet, and the Nickelodeon Theatre are all located in the heart of downtown. Many hotel accommodation options are available, including the Columbia Marriott and the Sheraton Hotel in the Historic Palmetto Building. As for residential redevelopment, Main Street is booming with 1520 Main, the Tapps Building, and the Barringer Building. Many other residential projects are in the works. For more information on Living in Columbia visit

Quick links to Columbia

Columbia Metropolitan Airport

Columbia Metropolitan Convention & Welcome page

SC Information Highway

City of Columbia

Weather Forecast for Columbia

SC Great Outdoors

City Center Partnership

Capitol Center