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Indian Land

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Indian Land is a village in the northernmost portion of Lancaster County in South Carolina. It is also a fast-growing bedroom community of the major city of Charlotte in North Carolina lying east of the township of Fort Mill.


While commonly referred to as a village, Indian Land remains unincorporated and some businesses use Fort Mill as their address, because it's the nearest incorporated area. However, efforts are underway to incorporate the area of northern Lancaster County into a municipality. The goal of this incorporation is to give Indian Land a voice on the local and state levels with enhanced services for the community. The plan aims to control the growth of Indian Land while preserving the charm of this once rural area. As of 2014, there is was a highway corridor overlay district created to regulate traffic and business develop before any incorporation.

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Map of Indian Land

Indian Land is best accessed from South Carolina Highway 160 in Fort Mill and U.S. Highway 521 from the Ballantyne community of Charlotte and Lancaster.

Get around[edit]

While there are sidewalks, Indian Land is a large community covering an area nearly 8 miles (13 km) long, so a car is essential for getting from the southern to northern end of the Indian Land panhandle.


  • 1 Water's Edge Park, 3181 Sun City Boulevard, Indian Land, SC 29707. Vast park with riverfront views, benches and athletic fields.
  • 2 Andrew Jackson State Park, 196 Andrew Jackson Road, +1 (803) 285-3344. Large park with a museum and hiking trails also offering fishing and camping.



  • 1 Indian Land Town Center, 9760 Charlotte Hwy, Indian Land, SC 29707. Shopping area consisting of Lowe's, Walmart, a planned movie theatre and numerous small specialty shops and restaurants.


  • 1 The Original 521 BBQ, 6257 Carolina Commons Dr., Indian Land, SC 29707, +1 (803) 548-7675. Bustling outpost fixing up hickory-smoked meats and signature southern sides.
  • 2 Mama's Pizza & Pasta, 8356 Charlotte Hwy, Indian Land, SC 29707, +1 (803) 802-3336. Casual pizza parlor serving up signature pies and pasta sides.
  • 3 Showmars Indian Land 521, 9783 Charlotte Hwy, Indian Land, SC 29707, +1 (803) 802-0667. Local chain serving up both Greek and American fare in a bright & casual setting.


There are currently no hotel accommodations in the village of Indian Land. The Ballantyne neighborhood of Charlotte for hotel information.

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