Our Community



Housing In Barnwell School District 45

Barnwell has ample housing for teachers.  There are several apartment complexes within the city limits including several modern townhouses.  There are also beautiful homes available for sale as well as land in several exclusive subdivisions at attractive prices.


Civic and Social Organizations

For the person who wants to be active in the community life of Barnwell, there are numerous organizations in which to be involved.  Among these are: Lion and Lioness Clubs, Business/Professional Women, Circle Theatre, Scouts, Garden Clubs, Homemakers Clubs, Eastern Star, Masons, American Legion, United Way, Cancer Society, Red Cross, Heart Association, Tennis Club, and Bridge Clubs.


Recreational Opportunities

Barnwell County has three challenging golf courses, numerous lighted tennis and basketball courts, six baseball parks, ten softball parks, football fields and soccer fields.  Over 2,000 youth and adults are involved in city recreation programs which offer Soccer, Tee Ball, Dixie Youth Baseball, Basketball, and Cheerleading, as well as city and church league softball/basketball for adults.  There is a man-made lake within the city limits of Barnwell, which affords good fishing, boating and skiing.  The Barnwell State Park, is only 7 miles from the city of Barnwell and has a large public fishing area, nature trails, and a number of picnic and camping areas.  Deer, quail, dove, turkey, and rabbit hunting combined with good fishing, makes Barnwell County a real sportsman's paradise.  Leisure time can easily become a busy time in this area...with the mountains, seashore, Carowinds, Six Flags, and Disney World within easy driving distance from Barnwell, South Carolina.