The City of Rock Hill, SC
Rock Hill is a popular city in the state of South Carolina with a total of 69,210 residents living there. Rock Hill is ranked as the fourth most populated city in South Carolina and the 426th most populated city in the United States. The largest nearby city to Rock Hill is Charlotte, approximately 27 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Rock Hill, including Bruster's Ice Cream, Stacy's Bistro, Gillys, Papa John's Pizza and Jersey Mike's Subs. For a larger selection of Rock Hill restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Rock Hill Golf Courses, Amusement Parks, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Historic Brattonsville, Springfield Golf Club, Regent Park Golf Club, Tega Cay Golf Club and Carowinds. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Rock Hill please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Rock Hill:
- Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT)
- Rock Hill-York County Airport (RKH)
Rock Hill, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of September, Rock Hill experiences an average high temperature of 82 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in September are usually about 63 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.68 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Rock Hill with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 54 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Rock Hill to receive an average of 4.04 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.23 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 Rock Hill should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 51.
Rock Hill, 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.
2Billy 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.
3Birkdale Golf Club - , Huntersville,
The Birkdale Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Huntersville. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-895-8038.
Address: 16500 Birkdale Commons Pkwy, Huntersville, NC 28078
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 Botanical Gardens - , University of North Carolina,
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Botanical Gardens, sometimes called the Charlotte Botanical Gardens, are botanical gardens located at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.
8Charlotte 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
9Charlotte Motor Speedway - , Concord,
Charlotte Motor Speedway is a motorsports complex located in Concord, North Carolina in the US. The complex features a 1.5 miles Quad-oval track that hosts NASCAR racing including the prestigious Coca-Cola 600 on Memorial Day weekend and the Sprint All-Star Race. The speedway was built in 1959 by Bruton Smith and is considered the home track for NASCAR with many race teams located in the Charlotte area.
10Charlotte 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.
Rock Hill, South Carolina Hotels
3Microtel Inn & Suites By Wyndham Rock Hill/charlotte Area
1047 Riverview Rd
Rock Hill, SC 29732-2207
10Howard Johnson Inn Rock Hill
911 Riverview Road, I-77 Exit 82b
Rock Hill, SC 29730-2729
Rock Hill, South Carolina Restaurants
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