Job Postings and Employment Application

Applications can be picked up at the Town Hall. For more information contact Shannon Altman @ 803-943-2951 or email


The Town of Hampton is updating the Comprehensive Plan, a blueprint for the Town’s future vision for the next 10 years. Please take a few minutes and complete the Community Survey

Comprehensive Plan Survey


Welcome to the Town of Hampton, SC

Hampton is full of exciting attractions, beautiful scenery, historically significant sites, and friendly people. Boasting a population of 2,837, we are centrally located in the heart of the South Carolina Lowcountry. The Town of Hampton is the county seat for Hampton County.

Major highways traversing the town include U.S. Highways 601, 278, and 363. Interstate 95 is 18 miles away.

Hampton is home of the oldest, continuing festival in the state, the Hampton County Watermelon Festival, held the third week of June. It gives us great pleasure to present this hometown website to you in our continuing effort to communicate effectively with the citizens of the area and visitors alike.

Whether you are a resident or an out of town visitor, we are here to serve you. If you need additional information, please contact us.

We now have information regarding the Brownfield Grant Assessment Grant and properties available for redevelopment. Please click here for more information.

We try to keep this site updated as much as possible. If there is something you would like to see on here or have any suggestions please email us:



Hampton Gazebo Nell Lightsey Park (Hampton Gazebo) More Photos