About Union

Located in the heart of the Upstate’s Piedmont Region—along the I-85 corridor between the metropolitan cities of Atlanta, Greenville, Columbia and Charlotte, and served by 3 major airports—Union County is home to some 30,000 people, in and around 4 main communities: Lockhart, Jonesville, Carlisle,and, of course, the city of Union.

A wide range of recreational activities include championship golf, tennis, youth sports, competitive high school athletic programs, and an abundance of outdoor pursuits such as fishing, biking, hiking and exploring historical sites. The entire area, which lies in the foothills of the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains, has become a thriving, bustling, dynamic place to work and live—with an ideal year-round climate, friendly citizens, inviting communities, great quality of life, and low cost of living.