The City of Gilbert, SC
The city of Gilbert is located in the state of South Carolina in Lexington County and has a population of 661 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Gilbert is Columbia, approximately 24 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Gilbert, including King China, Belly's Southern Pride BBQ, Goodfellas Grill & Bar, Subway and Antonina's Ristorante & NY Pizzeria. For a larger selection of Gilbert restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Gilbert Golf Courses, Zoos, Museums and/or Arenas, including the Riverbanks Zoo, Indian Trail Golf Course, River Side Golf Center, South Carolina State Museum and South Edisto Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Gilbert please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Gilbert:
- Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE)
Gilbert, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Gilbert experiences an average high temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 69 degrees with an average rainfall of 5.51 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Gilbert with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 59 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Gilbert to receive an average of 4.22 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 5.24 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -2 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Gilbert should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 76 degrees, and nighttime lows of 50.
Gilbert, South Carolina Attractions
1Carolina Coliseum - University of South Carolina - Columbia,
The Carolina Coliseum is a 12,401 seat multi-purpose arena in Columbia, South Carolina. It was the home of the University of South Carolina men's and women's basketball teams and Columbia's main events venue until 2002, when the Colonial Center, now Colonial Life Arena, opened. It was home to the Columbia Inferno of the ECHL until poor ticket sales caused the Inferno to leave the Coliseum.
2Colonial Life Arena - University of South Carolina - Columbia,
The Colonial Life Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Columbia, South Carolina, primarily home to the University of South Carolina men's and women's basketball teams. Opened as a replacement for the Carolina Coliseum with the name Carolina Center in 2002, the 18,000 seat arena is also host to various events like conferences, concerts, and graduation ceremonies throughout the year. It is the largest arena in the state of South Carolina and the tenth largest college arena.
3Columbia Museum of Art - Columbia,
The Columbia Museum of Art in Columbia, South Carolina has a collection of European and American fine and decorative art that spans several centuries. The museum building was transformed from an urban department store into a light-filled space with 25 galleries.
4EdVenture - Columbia,
EdVenture is the largest children's museum in the Southeast, located in Columbia, South Carolina. EdVenture opened to the public in 2003. It has 8 galleries covering 67,000 square feet, plus hands-on exhibits, 2 resource centers, and a 200-seat theater. 40,000 square feet of the total 67,000 square feet is devoted to exhibit galleries, laboratories and visitor amenities. An additional 7,000 square feet of outdoor gallery space is located just outside the museum's front door.
5Fort Branch - , Hamilton,
Fort Branch was a fort built by the Confederate Army especially to defend against attacks from the Union Army along the Roanoke River in North Carolina.
6Hampton-Preston House - Columbia,
The Hampton-Preston House located at 1615 Blanding Street in Columbia, South Carolina, is an historic mansion that was the home of members of the prominent Hampton family. It was listed in the National Register of Historic Places on July 29, 1969.
7Hickory Ridge Golf Club - Columbia,
The Hickory Ridge Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Richland County South Carolina. Built in 1930, this Columbia course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 803-776-9900. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1300 Bitternut Rd, Columbia, SC 29209
8Indian Trail Golf Course - , Batesburg-Leesville,
The Indian Trail Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Lexington County South Carolina. Built in 1993, this Batesburg-Leesville course designed by Rudy Raborn is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-532-9010. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1304 Willis St, Batesburg-Leesville, SC 29006
9Linrick Golf Course - Columbia,
The Linrick Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Richland County South Carolina. This course is located in the city of Columbia, . Tee times are accepted up to 4 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-754-6331.
Address: 356 Campground Rd, Columbia, SC 29203
10Northside Golf Club - Aiken,
The Northside Golf Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Aiken County South Carolina. Built in 1992, this Aiken course designed by Alex Hamilton is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-643-1034. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 2287 Columbia Hwy N, Aiken, SC 29805
Gilbert, South Carolina Hotels
5Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Lexington-hwy 378
131 Innkeeper Dr
Lexington, SC 29072
7Wingate By Wyndham Columbia / Lexington
108 Saluda Pointe Ct
Lexington, SC 29072-7295
10Days Inn And Suite Airport West Columbia
110 Branch Rd
West Columbia, SC 29170-3182
Gilbert, South Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Gilbert Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants, Bar & Grill Restaurants and Seafood. Happy Dining!
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