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Location and Climate

Sunnier Outlook. Brighter Future.

All-access location. Perfectly positioned in the heart of South Carolina, and encircled with quick connections to a fast-flowing interstate network of I-95, I-20, I-77 and I-26, Sumter County is your all-access pass to success and satisfaction. As an industrial location, Sumter is all business: Just 44 miles east of the state capitol of Columbia, just 100 miles north of the deep-water post-Panamax Port of Charleston, and just 145 miles southeast of the booming Greenville area. Yet Sumter also puts you and your family in the heart of one of the nation’s most breathtakingly beautiful recreational areas, just 100 miles west of the magnificent Myrtle Beach Grand Strand beaches, with the spectacular scenery of the Blue Ridge Parkway and the Appalachian Mountains just 175 miles northwest. Plus, metro amenities are only 105 miles north in Charlotte and 250 miles west in Atlanta. Personally and professionally, Sumter is your location for growth.

All-season satisfaction. Mild winters here keep recreational options “on play” year-round. The average temperature in January is a temperate 45.4 degrees, and in July it’s 81.2 degrees. Average precipitation is 49.1 inches, with a growing season of 225 days. Stay on the go and grow in Sumter.



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“I’ve spent enough time in Sumter now to know that this is a strong community with great people, and dedicated leaders looking toward the future. Continental Tire is proud to continue to be a part of Sumter’s success story.”
Craig Baartman
Manager, Continental Tires The Americas, Sumter