Irmo / Dutch Fork

Welcome to Irmo / Dutch Fork

An idyllic haven offering suburban tranquility and endless possibilities

Irmo / Dutch Fork resonates with charm, offering a suburban oasis with ample shopping experiences and robust growth. The allure of the area lies in its striking balance between peaceful surroundings and thriving commercial hubs. Imagine tree-lined streets giving way to vibrant shopping centers filled with every modern convenience. This blend of leisure and liveliness creates a lifestyle that welcomes newcomers with open arms, offering them a unique place to call home.

In a town that has masterfully interwoven the elegance of suburban living with the vibrancy of a commercial epicenter, residents can effortlessly transition from serene afternoons to exciting evenings. Whether you seek an escape from the hustle and bustle or a place to connect and thrive, Irmo / Dutch Fork has something to offer.

What to Love

  • The Lake Murray Dam
  • Convenient for travel to major cities
  • Great schools

Local Lifestyle

Lifestyle in Irmo / Dutch Fork is about freedom, flexibility, and enjoyment. With the stunning Lake Murray Dam providing a natural escape and the Columbiana Centre serving as a shopping and dining paradise, the locale is never short in excitement or relaxation. The strategic location not only fosters local engagement but also promises easy connectivity to the cities of Atlanta, Asheville, Charlotte, Charleston, and beyond. Whether your interest lies in local exploration or regional travel, the area has the gateways ready and waiting.

Dining, Shopping, and Entertainment

The area’s culinary and entertainment is epitomized by the Columbiana Centre. It's a place that encapsulates the best of shopping and dining. With an array of fashionable boutiques, you can indulge in a shopping spree that takes you through the latest trends.

When it comes to food, the center offers a rich blend of cuisines, from exotic international fare to local favorites. The mood is lively, the surroundings are inviting, and the opportunities for enjoyment are limitless. Try coffee at Loveland Coffee or the sushi at Miyabi Japanese Steakhouse for an outstanding dining experience.

Things to Do

Saluda Shoals Park is a nature lover's dream. With beautiful trails, river access, and recreational facilities, it offers a perfect blend of relaxation and excitement.

The Lake Murray Dam is not only a marvel of engineering but also a hub for outdoor activities. Whether for a refreshing walk or simply enjoying the views, it's an iconic site that encapsulates the natural beauty of the area. Don't forget the delightful Irmo Okra Strut, an annual festival filled with fun, food, and community spirit. Nearby, the Irmo Community Park offers even more opportunities for outdoor enjoyment.


Irmo belongs to School District Five of Lexington & Richland Counties.

  • Irmo High School
  • Irmo Middle School
  • Irmo Elementary
  • Spring Hill High
  • Ballentine Elementary
  • Oak Point Elementary
  • River Springs Elementary
  • Dutch Fork Elementary

Overview for Irmo / Dutch Fork, SC

11,581 people live in Irmo / Dutch Fork, where the median age is 39.6 and the average individual income is $37,647. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


Total Population

39.6 years

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Around Irmo / Dutch Fork, SC

There's plenty to do around Irmo / Dutch Fork, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

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Somewhat Bikeable
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Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including D&T's, Cake Collection Boutique, and The Shrimp Guy.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 0.88 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $$ 2.02 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.79 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.51 miles 8 reviews 4.9/5 stars
Dining · $ 2.05 miles 89 reviews 4.8/5 stars
Dining 3.29 miles 5 reviews 4.8/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Irmo / Dutch Fork, SC

Irmo / Dutch Fork has 4,567 households, with an average household size of 2.53. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Irmo / Dutch Fork do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 11,581 people call Irmo / Dutch Fork home. The population density is 1,678.51 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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45.83 / 54.17%

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Schools in Irmo / Dutch Fork, SC

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The following schools are within or nearby Irmo / Dutch Fork. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Dutch Fork Elementary
PreK - 5th
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H. E. Corley Elementary
PreK - 5th
GREEN Charter School of the Midlands
K - 8th

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