Full of Southern charm, Beaufort serves as an ideal place for relocation or retirement. Beaufort has many businesses and government services that can make your relocation easier and help you ease into life in the South Carolina Lowcountry.
Beaufort County’s public schools have made dramatic progress in recent years. We've made across-the-board improvements in student achievement and significant savings from more efficient operations. Standardized test scores have increased for all types of students despite higher poverty rates. Ratings on state and federal accountability measures have improved, high school graduation rates have increased, and district schools, students and teachers have earned numerous state and national honors in both academics and athletics.