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Strategically located in the center of the state in Richland County, Columbia was made the capital of the state of South Carolina in 1786. It was only the 2nd planned city in the United States and it grew to a population of over 1,000 people and 250 homes by the turn of the century.
The city of Columbia, SC was designed as 400 blocks (divided into half acre lots) in a 2-mile square along the Congaree River.
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(Today the River Alliance is a non-profit organization that protects and helps people access and enjoy the Broad, Saluda and Congaree Rivers of the Columbia Area. www.RiverAlliance.info The biggest accomplishment so far has been the development of the Three Rivers Greenway. This beautiful series of riverfront pathways - where the Broad, Saluda, and Congaree Rivers meet - includes 8 1/2 miles of lighted trails and boardwalks, an outdoor amphitheatre, clean restrooms and a breathtaking views of the Columbia skyline in a dog friendly and ADA accessible environment that everyone can enjoy! See the Three Rivers Greenway at www.ForSalebyDena.com/SC-rivers )
Columbia became a charted city in 1854 and elected it