Summerville, known for the clean air due to the trees in the area. Folks moved here for that reason and to escape the bugs and heat in Charleston. It is located 25 minutes from Charleston, home to the Flowertown Festival, close proximity to the manufacturing jobs located in North Charleston and Ridgeville. Many new communities including Nexton, Carnes Crossroads, Cane Bay and The Ponds. The schools rank among the best in the state.