Founded in 1740, the small city of Wellford, South Carolina is conveniently located near I-85 and Highway 29, just 19 miles northeast of Greenville and 10 miles west of Spartanburg. Apartment rentals in Wellford allow easy commutes to both busy metro areas.
For those who enjoy the outdoors, Wellford is about an hour from the Blue Ridge Mountains and a short day trip from the coast. Paris Mountain State Park is located 16 miles east. This popular park has several hiking trails, boat rentals, fishing, and camping. Cowpens National Battlefield is 24 miles northeast. This is the site of an important Patriot victory in the Revolutionary War that took place on January 17, 1781. Visitors can enjoy the battlefield walking trail, a picnic area, an auto loop trail, and a visitors’ center.
Nearby colleges and universities include University of South Carolina at Spartanburg, Spartanburg Technical College, and Clemson University. Rent a Wellford apartment and you will have access to busy metro areas, beautiful parks, and nearby schools.