In the last 20 years, Conway had more than doubled in population, which in turn has brought more employers to the area. Vulcan Materials and Avx, producing construction materials and electronic equipment, respectively, employ a large number of residents in Conway and the surrounding communities. This influx of residents has also spurned renovation projects in and around downtown, including the local River Walk. Many of the local tours center around the Waccama River, including a kayak tour. The city's commitment to creating a green and pleasurable city to live in has awarded them the designation "Tree City USA" from the Arbor Day Foundation. Whether you enjoy the occasional stroll through a park, or maintain a strict daily outdoor exercise routine, the beautiful trails around Conway are a great way to keep you motivated and entertained while outside.
Back in 1732, Kings Town became one of the first towns in the South Carolina, but it was later renamed Conway, South Carolina in honor of General Robert Conway who fought in the American Revolution. It is a short 15-mile drive from Conway to Myrtle Beach, a popular vacation spot in the southern United States. The homes in Conway are perfect for any average American family, sporting 3 bedrooms and 2 baths in a variety of styles from ranch to colonial. New construction and modern developments are also available in this booming, southern city.SHOW MORE