About Us

Fairfield County is located in the Old English District of South Carolina between Columbia, SC and Charlotte, NC via I-77 and is rich with history. Come walk the streets of Winnsboro and Ridgeway. See homes built before the Revolutionary War. See where General Cornwallis spent his “winter of discontent,” visit our museum.

With Lake Wateree on the eastern side of Fairfield County and Lake Monticello on the western side, these lakes offer over 20,000 surface acres for fishing, boating and wildlife habitat. With its lakes and abundance of deer and turkey, Fairfield County is truly a dream come true for the sports person.

Fairfield County Welcomes You!