The Neighborhood

Upper King Design District


It's a neighborhood, a business district, a place to shop, live and work. Upper King Street is Charleston, South Carolina's lively, fresh, old and new hub of design, creativity and activity. It's located in the center of the Charleston Peninsula and spans Marion Square and the grand, Francis Marion Hotel all the way to the to the Septima Clark Expressway, Upper King Street offers housing and hotels, galleries and boutiques, fine and casual dining.

Read out news blog for daily news and to see a complete directory of the businesses in the Upper King Street District.

Technology firms, architects and designers continue to find a home for their businesses in the Upper King Design District.

Art galleries, fashion boutiques and one of the best Farmers Markets in the country blend with award winning restaurants and lively night life on Upper King Street.

Locals flock to the area for its authenticity and charm, accessibility and diversity.

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