35 stores in Florence
Shopping and stores in Florence
Florence is a city in the state of South Carolina, United States. It is the hub of the Metropolitan Statistical Area and the county seat of Florence County. According to the US Census Bureau, the city has an estimated population of 37, 326. Florence was founded as a railroad hub. The city is the junction of three major railroad systems, including Northeastern, Wilmington and Manchester, and the Cheraw and Darlington. The city is has established itself as a major industry and infrastructure center. The city covers an area of 45.9 km². 0.1 Km² of this area is water.
Florence economy was initially based on rail and farming. However, during the latter part of 20th and early 21st century the economy was diversified to include finance, health care, commerce, rail and trucking services. There are several companies in Florence. The city has blossomed into a major medical Centre. This has made several medical communities to set up headquarters in the City. Carolinas Hospital System, McLeod Medical Centers and HealthSouth are some of the medical centers in Florence. There are several malls in Florence. Magnolia mall is the largest mall in the city. It houses over 70 stores and several food outlets.