West Columbia SC Real Estate
West Columbia Real Estate
A city located just a few miles to the west of Columbia. West Columbia was incorporated in 1894 as Brookland, but the United States Postal Service called the town “New Brookland” since there was another town called Brookland. In 1936, the name was changed to West Columbia to emphasize its proximity to Columbia, South Carolina. Numerous businesses, churches and a high school retain the Brookland and New Brookland names. The Columbia Metropolitan Airport, which serves Columbia, is located in this city. The airport is the location of a National Weather Service radar station and Weather Forecast Office, which serves eighteen counties in South Carolina and five counties in Georgia.
West Columbia covers the 29169 and 29170 zip codes just west of metro Columbia.