The City of Lancaster, SC
The city of Lancaster is located in the state of South Carolina in Lancaster County and has a population of 10,160 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Lancaster is Rock Hill, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Lancaster, including Ryan's Family Steak House, Buford Sports Cafe, Red Rose II Restaurant & Grill, Elmo's Family Restaurant and Anne's Restaurant. For a larger selection of Lancaster restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Lancaster Museums and/or Golf Courses, including the Charlotte Golf Links, Springfield Golf Club, Kershaw Country Club, Andrew Jackson State Park and Regent Park Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Lancaster please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Lancaster:
- Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT)
- Rock Hill-York County Airport (RKH)
Lancaster, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Lancaster experiences an average high temperature of 74 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 48 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.56 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Lancaster with daytime temperatures averaging 88 degrees in the summer, and 56 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Lancaster to receive an average of 3.93 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.54 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 106 degrees in the summer and as low as -4 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Lancaster should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 74 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Lancaster, South Carolina Attractions
1Andrew Jackson State Park - Lancaster,
Andrew Jackson State Park is a 360-acre South Carolina state park established in 1952 to honor the only South Carolina born president, Andrew Jackson, who was born nearby in 1767. The park is on U.S. Highway 521 about nine miles north of Lancaster, South Carolina. The park offers hiking, canoeing, camping, fishing and picnicking.
2Bethune Country Club - Bethune,
The Bethune Country Club is a 9 hole public golf course in Kershaw County South Carolina. Built in 1963, this Bethune course is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 843-334-7179. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 2844 Mecklenburg Rd, Bethune, SC 29009
3Billy Graham Library - , Charlotte,
The Billy Graham Library is a public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of Christian evangelist Billy Graham. The 40,000-square-foot complex opened to the public on June 5, 2007. The library is that can be found on the grounds of the international headquarters of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, North Carolina, a few miles from where Billy Graham grew up. The library is styled after a dairy barn to reflect Graham's childhood on a farm.
4Bojangles' Coliseum - , Charlotte,
The Bojangles' Coliseum is a 9,605-seat multi-purpose arena and sports venue in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is operated by the Charlotte Coliseum Authority, which also oversees the Ovens Auditorium and the Charlotte Convention Center. The title sponsor is Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits.
5Carolinas Aviation Museum - , Charlotte,
The Carolinas Aviation Museum is an aviation museum on the grounds of Charlotte/Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, North Carolina. Established in 1992 by Floyd and Lois Wilson, the museum displays a collection of over 50 static aircraft and a wealth of smaller historic items related to aviation in the North and South Carolina. Most of the collection consists of Cold War military aircraft, including several historic jets from the 1950s and 1960s.
6Carowinds - , Charlotte,
Carowinds is a 122-acre theme park, located adjacent to Interstate 77 on the state line between North and South Carolina, in Charlotte and Fort Mill, respectively. The park opened on March 31, 1973, at a cost of $70 million, after a four-year planning period spearheaded by Charlotte businessman Earl Patterson Hall, who was inspired to build the park by a 1956 trip to Disneyland and a dream of bringing the two states closer together.
7Charlotte Golf Links - , Charlotte,
The Charlotte Golf Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Charlotte. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-846-7990.
Address: 11500 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277
8Charlotte Nature Museum - , Charlotte,
Discovery Place is a science and technology museum for visitors of all ages located in the Uptown area of Charlotte, North Carolina. Discovery Place brings science to life through hands-on interactive exhibits, thrilling activities and experiments, a larger-than-life IMAX Dome Theatre, and boundless other educational opportunities and programs. The Museum, which first opened in 1981, recently underwent an 18-month, $31.
9Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden - , Belmont,
Daniel Stowe Botanical Garden is a botanical garden located on 380 acres of rolling meadows, woodlands and lakefront property in Belmont, North Carolina. Founded by Daniel J. Stowe, a retired textile executive from Belmont, it includes large manicured gardens, natural surrounding areas, including a woodland trail, sparkling fountains, and an Orchid Conservatory.
10Divide, The - , Matthews,
The Divide is an 18 hole public golf course in Union County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Matthews. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-882-4899.
Address: 6803 Stevens Mill Rd, Matthews, NC 28104
Lancaster, South Carolina Hotels
Lancaster, South Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Lancaster Steak & Seafood Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Barbecue Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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