Fountain Inn is a small South Carolina city on the southern-edge of Greenville County and the northern tip of Laurens County. The city's nickname is "The Diamond Tip of the Golden Strip" as the Golden Strip is the collective nickname for the growing small cities of Simpsonville, Mauldin and Fountain Inn that are the southern suburbs of Greenville County. Fountain Inn took its name from a historic inn and fountain that were along the early 19th century stage coach routes. The city is a popular choice among people choosing a place to live because if offers good schools and excellent location for commutes to work.

Why Choose ?

Great Location
Fountain Inn is a short drive to every where you want to be in the Upstate. Greenville is only minutes away via a modern network of highways but there is always Fountain Inn’s quaint main street close-by offering boutiques, new dining and a vibrant farmer's market, which makes it a perfect place for your dream new home.
Step Back in Time
Living in a new home in Fountain Inn is like a step back in time, where neighbors know each other by name and the community gathers and celebrates holidays together. Each winter, there is a holiday celebration complete with horse and buggy rides through the town. Fountain Inn evokes Southern Charm at its finest.

Communities in Fountain Inn

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Black Horse Run


Horseback riding, trail rides, riding lessons, horse training, and horse boarding are just samples of the exciting events that occur regularly at Black Horse Run! Located on the outskirts of Greenville County in upstate South Carolina, they are close enough to the city for convenience yet distant enough that you can forget it exists.

Cedar Falls Park Trail

Cedar Falls Park Trail is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Pelzer, South Carolina that features a waterfall. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, walking, trail running, and nature trips. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

Fountain Inn Museum

Established in 2007, the Fountain Inn Museum is a nonprofit organization focused on preserving the history, heritage, and culture of small town Upcountry South Carolina.  We have made it our mission to serve our community, and to provide educational opportunities to our visitors.  With this in mind, we pay special attention to the development of Fountain Inn and Greenville and Laurens Counties

Cedar Falls Park

A calm walk around trail. Pretty falls with history. Mostly shaded area gives a break to the sun. Pretty well marked trail of 2 mile circuit.

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