ABOUT FORT MILL
Trinity Ridge Reserve is an oasis of natural beauty in the vibrant little town of Fort Mill, SC. Located just across the state line from the city of Charlotte, Fort Mill boasts the best of small town living combined with easy access to the amenities that can only be found in a major metropolitan area. (These offerings include professional sports teams, national music and theater performances, outstanding museums, a plethora of fine dining options, vibrant nightlife and more.)
Fort Mill’s approximately 11,000 residents enjoy a low tax rate and a high standard of living. The Fort Mill School District is rated a Blue Ribbon School District by the Department of Education for academic excellence. Students’ standardized test scores are consistently above state averages and SAT scores exceed both state and national averages.
The historic downtown area keeps the town’s link to its past strong, even as it moves forward with major municipal projects such as the Anne Springs Close Greenway, an extensive protected natural area consisting of approximately 2,300 acres of lakes, forests, and pastures that provide trails for hiking, biking and horseback riding.
Fort Mill is home to notable businesses such as Continental Tire, Muzak, Springs Industries, and URS Corporation’s Nuclear Center. Major employers in the area include clothing retail giant Ross Dress for Less; Schaeffler Industries, a dynamic global technology company; banking powerhouse CitiFinancial; marketing giant Red Ventures; Shutterfly, an internet based photography publishing service; The Lash Group, a medical patient support services company; LPL Financial, the largest organization of independent financial advisors in the U.S.; and Dotmar Engineering Plastic Products, a leading supplier of engineering thermoplastics.
Fort Mill also serves as the headquarters of the Carolina Crown Drum and Bugle Corps, which won the Drum Corps International (DCI) World Class Championship in 2013.
As Fort Mill approaches its 150th birthday, it remains strongly connected to its past while walking purposefully toward tomorrow. Trinity Ridge Reserve will be a vital new chapter in the story of this dynamic small town.