Colorful history, small-town lifestyle, and urban opportunities all wrapped in Southern charm — welcome to Goose Creek, South Carolina. Those renting apartments here will find quiet, charming parks and well-established neighborhoods all just nine minutes from downtown Charleston.
Established in 1961, Goose Creek’s history can be traced back to the 1600s when settlers from Barbados first came to the area. Soon, many plantations were established, including Crowfield Plantation, the ruins of which are still visible and are open to the public.
Goose Creek also has a strong Navy presence. The Navy’s Nuclear Power School is based here, and the Patriots Point Naval and Maritime Museum is in nearby Charleston. In addition, there are eight colleges in or near Goose Creek, including Columbia College and Charleston Southern University.
Those who enjoy the history and lifestyle of the South will find Goose Creek the perfect place for apartment renting.