Five Points Apartments for Rent(hide neighborhood information)
Columbia is the capital city of South Carolina. Located within the crown jewel of South Carolina is the Five Points neighborhood, a brilliant center of activity. Five Points was named for the popular intersection of five different streets. This popular point, also called the village, is filled with fabulous restaurants, specialty shops and night clubs. Over the years, the Five Points neighborhood has radiated out from its unusual intersection.
Five Points is truly melds southern charm with great modern minds. The neighborhood features beautiful old homes with tall oaks and azaleas lining their yards. Some homes were built as far back as the late 1930s. Mixed among the houses are apartment buildings that many University of South Carolina students call home. A wealth of sidewalks make walking and jogging through the community safe and stress free.
Village shoppers can find anything from antiques to modern art. Delis and cafes offer WiFi spots and plenty of outdoor seating. Several park sit within a short driving distance from Five Points. Emily Douglas Park, Martin Luther King Jr. Park, and Gregg Park are all within walking distance from Five Points.
“Midtown Downtown” and the University of South Carolina are only a few blocks away. Just beyond Midtown are the State House and the Columbia Museum of Art. The nearby Broad River offers an assortment of parks along its banks.