The City of Sumter, SC
Sumter is a popular city in the state of South Carolina with a total of 38,412 residents living there. Sumter is ranked as the tenth most populated city in South Carolina and the 836th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Sumter County. The largest nearby city to Sumter is Hartsville, approximately 34 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Sumter, including Baskin-Robbins 31 Ice Cream, Thai House Buffet & Sushi Bar, Huddle House, Ruby Tuesday and Brewers Bar & Grill. For a larger selection of Sumter restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Sumter Botanical Gardens, Golf Courses and/or Museums, including the Crystal Lakes Golf Course, Pineview Golf Club, Beech Creek Golf Club, Swan Lake/Iris Gardens and Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Sumter please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Sumter:
- Sumter Municipal Airport (SUM)
Sumter, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of April, Sumter experiences an average high temperature of 77 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in April are usually about 49 degrees with an average rainfall of 2.94 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Sumter with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 59 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Sumter to receive an average of 3.95 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.9 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as 2 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Sumter 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.
Sumter, South Carolina Attractions
1Beech Creek Golf Club - Sumter,
The Beech Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Sumter County South Carolina. Built in 1989, this Sumter course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-499-4653. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1800 Sam Gillespie Blvd, Sumter, SC 29154
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
3Congaree National Park - Chesnee,
Congaree National Park preserves the largest tract of old growth bottomland hardwood forest left in the US. Located in South Carolina, the 22,000 acre national park received that designation in 2003 as the culmination of a grassroots campaign which had started in 1969. The lush trees growing in this floodplain forest are some of the tallest in the Eastern U.S., forming one of the highest natural canopies remaining in the world.
4Crystal Lakes Golf Course - Sumter,
The Crystal Lakes Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Sumter County South Carolina. Built in 1989, this Sumter course designed by Ed Riccoboni is open all year. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 803-775-1902. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1305 Clara Louise Kellogg Dr, Sumter, SC 29153
5Darlington Raceway - Darlington,
Darlington Raceway is a race track built for NASCAR racing located near Darlington, South Carolina. It is nicknamed the "Lady in Black" and "The Track Too Tough to Tame" by many NASCAR fans and drivers and advertised as "A NASCAR Tradition". It is of a unique, somewhat egg-shaped design, an oval with the ends of very different configurations, a condition which supposedly arose from the proximity of one end of the track to a minnow pond the owner refused to relocate.
6Foxboro Golf Club - Summerton,
The Foxboro Golf Club is an 18 hole resort golf course in Clarendon County South Carolina. Built in 1987, this Summerton course designed by J. Porter Gibson is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 365 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-478-7000. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 1438 Davis State Rd, Summerton, SC 29148
7Governors Run Golf Club - Lamar,
The Governors Run Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Darlington County South Carolina. Built in 1995, this Lamar course is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 843-326-5513. The golf course dress code is as follows: Collared shirt, no cutoffs, denim OK.
Address: 665 Club Dr, Lamar, SC 29069
8Hillcrest Golf Course - Orangeburg,
The Hillcrest Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Orangeburg County South Carolina. Built in 1972, this Orangeburg course designed by Russell Breeden is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 1 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 803-533-6030. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 1099 Saint Matthews Rd, Orangeburg, SC 29115
9Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site - Camden,
The Historic Camden Revolutionary War Site in Camden, South Carolina preserves structures and grounds that are representative of the Southern theater of the American Revolutionary War. Managed by a consortium of private donors and local governments, the area is also an affiliated unit of the National Park Service.
10Kalmia Gardens - , Coker College,
Kalmia Gardens is a mature botanical garden located at 1624 West Carolina Avenue, Hartsville, South Carolina. Part of Coker College, it is open daily without admission.
Sumter, South Carolina Hotels
Sumter, South Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Sumter Steak & Seafood Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Bar & Grill Restaurants, Japanese Restaurants, Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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