Area Information


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Cayce and West Columbia, located just west of the state capital in Lexington County, are two of the 15 cities in the county. Other cities and towns include Springdale, Pine Ridge, South Congaree, Batesburg-Leesville, Columbia, Chapin, Gaston, Gilbert, Irmo, Lexington – the county seat, Pelion, Summit and Swansea.

Lexington County Area Facts


Electricity and Gas

Serving Cayce-West Columbia
Dominion Energy
220 Operations Way
Cayce SC 29033
(803) 217-5302

Cable Providers

AT&T U-Verse TV
Direct TV
Spectrum Cable


Public Schools
Lexington County Schools are divided into five districts. Cayce-West Columbia is home to District Two; it ranks among the top 10 South County public school districts earning the highest average scores on the SAT college-entrance exam, according to recently released data by the state’s Department of Education. Lexington Two’s Class of 2019 test-takers outperformed state and national averages. 

It is comprised of elementary, middle and high schools, adult education, alternative education and an innovation center.

Private Schools

  • Heritage Christian Academy – K-11
  • Columbia Adventist Academy – 1-8
  • Lake Murray Montessori School K-4

Colleges & Universities

  • Midlands Technical College – West Columbia
  • Allen University – Private
  • Benedict College – Private
  • Columbia College – Private
  • Columbia International University – Private
  • Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary – Private
  • South University – Out-of-state
  • University of South Carolina Columbia – Research University, Public
  • W.L. Bonner College – Private
  • University of Phoenix – Out-of-state


  • Lexington Medical Center, West Columbia


  • Palmetto Health
  • Prisma Health Baptist Parkridge
  • Providence Health
  • Dorn VA Medical Center

Property Taxes

According to Lexington County Economic Development, in South Carolina, only local government levies property taxes. To learn more, click here.



To learn more about our weather – average daily temperature, rainfall, snow and cloud cover, click here.



Lexington County Chronicle

131 Swartz Rd
Lexington, SC 29072

The Cayce-West Columbia News

The South West Lexington Ledger
1201 Cardinal Drive
West Columbia, SC 29169

The State – Daily
1401 Shop Rd
Columbia, SC 29201
(800) 888-3566

Free Times
2101 Gervais St
Columbia, SC 29204


Lexington Ledger
1251 W Main St, Ste B
West Columbia, SC 29170
(803) 587-3144  

The Columbia Star
PO Box 5955
Columbia, SC 29250
(803) 771-0219

The Fort Jackson Leader
Camden Media Company
PO Box 1137
Camden, S.C. 29020
(803) 751-7045




South Carolina’s Educational TV
1041 George Rogers Blvd
Columbia, SC 29201-4761
(803) 737-3200

WACH – Fox 57
1400 Pickens St, Ste 600
Columbia, SC 29201

WIS – NBC  News 10
1111 Bull St
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 799-1010

6027 Garners Ferry Rd
Columbia, SC 29209-1304

WOLO – ABC Columbia
5807 Shakespeare Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
(803) 754-7525


Discover Columbia Magazine
1523 Sunset Blvd 
West Columbia, SC  29169

Columbia Business Monthly
6027 Garners Ferry Rd
Columbia, SC 29209
(803) 731-7794

Columbia Living Magazine
3853 Colonel Vanderhorst Circle
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
(843) 856-2532

Columbia Metropolitan Magazine
3920 Forest Dr, Ste A
Columbia, SC 29204
(803) 787-6501

Lexington Life
5483 Sunset Blvd., Ste G
Lexington, SC 29272

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