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From the moment you enter through Lake Carolina's manicured lawns and green spaces to the dramatic fountain you'll see what made it a 10+ time community of the year.

Sprawling over 1800 acres with a 200 acre lake at its center Lake Carolina has 38 different neighborhoods. Homesites start in the $20s. Townhouses and single family homes can range from the $130,000s to estates more than $1,000,000. 

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At the heart of Lake Carolina is the 200 acres, 1.8 mile long lake. The lake is perfect for water skiing, tubing, sailing, canoeing, kayaking and fishing. More than 10 miles of walking and hiking trails circle the development and wind through green spaces. For the four legged members of your family are two dog parks.

During the summer months Lake Carolina residents can beat the heat in one of the two swimming pools, one located in Harborside, the other in the Centennial with a splash pad and an outdoor kitchen. The Peninsula neighborhood also has a private pool for Peninsula residents only.

Lake Carolina has two in-community schools that are part of the award winning Richland 2 School District. Lake Carolina Elementary Lower Campus (preschool to 2nd grade), Upper Campus (grades 3 - 5) and Kelly Mill Middle School (grades 6 - 8). 

The Jeep Rogers Family YMCA located in Lake Carolina has exercise equipment, an indoor track, swimming pool, basketball gym, and hosts group exercise classes. Lake Carolina hosts many events. There are parties for the Holidays, run/walk events, a Polar Bear Plunge and during the warm months, a farmer's market in the Town Center Park.

The Lake House at Lake Carolina, a private event facility nestled on the water (with a sandy beach) plays host to events like Storytime, Shagging on the Shore, Oyster Roast, and the Wine & Cheese Festival. Lake Carolina residents can bring their boats and park at the dock. The Lake House is also available for private events such as weddings and parties.

For golfers, there are 9 golf courses within a short drive:
Cobblestone Park
Columbia Country Club
Crickentree
Spring Valley Country Club
Northwoods Golf Club
Wildewood and Woodcreek
Windermere Country Club
The Woodlands Country Club

Shopping and professional services are located within Lake Carolina at the The Lake Carolina Town Center and Village Green. Two large grocery stores are minutes up the road and Village at Sandhills, a shopping center, with department stores like JCPenney and Belk, a Home Depot, Regal cinemas, banking centers, and many restaurants and shops. They also host seasonal events like live music, visits with Santa and the Easter Bunny, and horse and carriage and train rides. 

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