Prime Retail /Commercial Districts
US 1/Springdale Drive Retail Corridor
The $9 million redevelopment of River Oaks Shopping in Camden’s growing West DeKalb/US 1/Springdale Drive Retail Corridor other major retailers Hobby Lobby (opening in spring 2019), Marshalls, Pet Sense, Five Below and others are coming to Camden - reflecting the City’s expanding retail consumer base of over 81,500.
Residents and visitors to Camden enjoy shopping and dining in the City’s historic Downtown Camden which offers a luxurious day spa as well as many restaurants and antique, apparel, art, furniture and gift stores.
Camden’s Dusty Bend is a thriving shopping and entertainment district that also is poised for residential growth, and a new medical care facility expansion by the Kershaw County Health District Services is fueling new investment interest in the area.
Residential and technical college expansion is fueling additional growth at the City’s Southern Gateway with hotels and restaurants along south Broad Street/I-20 interchange. Opportunities for shopping center, multi-family and entertainment developments are wide open.
The Mid-City Corridor immediately west of Downtown Camden comprises a variety of construction and automotive-related and professional services businesses, as well as government-related operations. A variety of healthcare services-related businesses seek to expand in this area, and a 6.5-acre former BI-Lo grocery-anchored shopping center site offers excellent redevelopment opportunity in the area.