Cherokee County, South Carolina enjoys a thriving and profitable economy and an abundance of natural & manufactured resources. The County is situated at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains with I-85 serving us by connecting Greenville, SC to the South and Charlotte, NC to the north.

Sitting within 45 minutes of two international airports (Charlotte-Douglas and Spartanburg-Greenville) gives industry and individuals access to the world. Other transportation options are the Norfolk-Southern Railroad running through Cherokee County and the Port of Charleston less than 3 hours away.

Location of Cherokee County, SCGaffney, the County seat, is the largest city in Cherokee with Blacksburg the second largest town. Cherokee County offers an unbeatable combination of amenities for business and industry.

  • An educated workforce and with training programs
  • A positive and pro-business approach
  • A strong positive work-ethic and outstanding quality of life

Newcomers find friendly neighbors, schools that welcome their involvement, recreation facilities and sports programs in which they can participate, active civic organizations, and a caring Church community.

Cherokee County is within a single day’s drive to 65% of the U.S. Population and is within a 45-minute drive of Charlotte, and within 30 minutes of Greenville-Spartanburg via I-85.

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