Homes for Sale Near Fort Jackson, SC - Columbia Real Estate
By J. Michael Manley
(J Michael Manley Team)
Homes for Sale Near Fort Jackson, SC Fort Jackson is incorporated into the city of Columbia. It was established in 1917 to train soldiers for WWI. At present, it is one of the biggest military bases and training center in the country. About 2/3 of the 3,500 active duty personnel live off base. 50% of all army basic training load comes through Fort Jackson. Soldiers, civilians, retirees and family members make up the Fort Jackson community. This community that continues to grow in numbers and facilities. Recreation Columbia is noted for its sports, arts, museum, zoo and botanical gardens, festivals, and local special events. There are tons of things to do in this area. You can find more information here. Schools Fort Jackson’s primarily two school districts are Richland County Sc...