Relocation Information

Welcome to York County, SC!

While travelers love to visit, many never want to leave. Allow us to introduce ourselves — We are York County, SC — southern neighbor to Charlotte, NC. We offer big-city amenities in a warm, friendly environment that is known for its hospitality and outdoor adventure. 

Imagine the perfect combination of family, unity among diversity, accessibility, and togetherness with a sprinkling of culture and playfulness. Residents of our area are curious seekers. For us, the adventure is in the find. We have shifted our perception of value to appreciate experiences rather than things. Occasionally, we like to take time to slow down and be in environments that perpetuate a laid-back pace. We are gracious, comfortable with who we are, and authentically Southern with a deep respect for the South and all it has to offer. Oh, and we like to have a really good time!

You’re invited to come and create YOUR story. Write your own chapter for the sake of your life’s story and pursue happiness. Because it is here – you just have to make the move – ‘Move to York County, SC’.

Local Climate

York County has a subtropical climate, characterized by humid summers and cool dry winters. Precipitation does not vary greatly between seasons. July and August are the hottest months, with an average high temperature of 91°F and an average low temperature of 71°F. The coldest month of the year is January, when the average high temperature is around 53°F (12°C) and the average low temperature bottoms out at 33°F (1°C). Snow is a rare site, averaging 1-2 inches of accumulation per year.

York County Tax Information


Economic Development


Education (k-12)

Higher Education


Piedmont Medical Center


City of Rock Hill
p. 803-329-5500

Duke Energy
p. 803-547-2007 or 803-684-9939

York Electric Cooperative
p. 803-548-4244 (Fort Mill)
p. 803-684-4248 (York)

Natural Gas

York County Natural Gas Authority
979 W. Main Street, Rock Hill
p. 803-329-5255


AT&T (Clover) / AT&T Español 
p. 803-780-2355

Comporium Communications
332 E. Main Street, Rock Hill
1739 Cherry Road, Rock Hill
p. 803-324-9011

2386 160 West, Fort Mill
404 Springcrest Drive, Fort Mill
p. 803-548-9011

950 E. Liberty Street, York
p. 803-684-1012

Cable TV

Comporium Communications
p. 803-324-9011

Time Warner Cable
p. 704-228-7248

HughesNet Gen 5
p. 866-649-3926