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About Us

Located in the Columbia Metropolitan Statistical Area in the center of the state, Lexington County is an ideal location for your new business or industry with the added appeal of a great quality of life.

Several global companies call Lexington County home. Since 1982, Apex Power Tool, A Division of Apex Tool Group, has made Lexington County its home. Another prime player in the global market, Prysmian’s North America Headquarters has been in Lexington County for more than two decades. Fortune 500 titan SCANA also calls Lexington County home.

Spirit of Opportunity

A spirit of opportunity prevails here. We are a business friendly community in a beautiful, historic and transportational area. You can find opportunity at work throughout the county, from entrepreneurs with pioneering spirits, to international manufacturers. Residents of our fine county enjoy the best in southern living. The climate is mild. The crime rate is low. The area is pristine and offers a wide array of perks, including affordable housing cost, award-winning schools and abundant recreational and cultural opportunities.

Our Mission:  To provide quality service to our citizens at a reasonable cost.

Our Vision:  Planned growth for our communities with abundant opportunities for all in a quality environment.