White Gables: Relocation Guide to White Gables in Summerville, SC

Steeped in history and bursting at the seams with a rich cultural background, Summerville, SC is a bastion of contemporary and comfortable living. White Gables, our premier community in the area, has everything you need to get perfectly settled when relocating. Below is a collection of helpful resources to help you become better acclimated to Summerville well before your move to White Gables.

Top Employers
White Gables residents are within minutes of top area employers helping to ensure an easy commute to and from your new home. Some of the top employers close by include, Robert Bosh Corporation, iQor, InterContinental Hotel Group, Showa Denko Carbon, Inc. and Scout Boats, Inc.

Schools and Education
Summerville’s area schools are some of the best around; most of which winning high honors and accolades year after year. With access to both Charleston County and Dorchester II County schools, you’ll have the best of both worlds when choosing the right schools for your children.

Here are some fast facts about the district:

  • Of the 30 schools found in the Dorchester II and Charleston County districts, over half received a performance rating of 7 (out of 10) or higher.
  • The district employs approximately 3,000 individuals making it the largest employer in Dorchester County.
  • The Dorchester II’s rating of 92.2 was number five among the 82 school districts in South Carolina.
  • The 2015 graduating classes were offered $39,367,357 in scholarships, a Dorchester II district record.
  • School and Education 


Public and private schools in the area include

  • William M. Reeves Elementary
  • Sangaree Elementary
  • Sangaree Intermediate  
  • Pinewood Preparatory School
  • Faith Christian School And Daycare
  • Ridge Christian Academy

Shopping, Dining and Entertainment

There are a great deal of shopping centers and entertainment hubs in and around the Summerville, SC area. Each one offers an array of stores and restaurants all conveniently located near White Gables. Below are just a few:

In the historic Summerville district, you’ll find an eclectic collection of shops and dining options, including: Bottles and Brushes, Accent on Wine, Ginger Snaps, Lowcountry Olive Oil, and many more.

Paradise Shoppes of Summerville is a small shopping center perfect for the quick trip to the grocery store and your everyday needs with Publix Super Market, GNC and AutoZone nearby.

And less than ten minutes away along Main Street/US-17 ALT and in Azalea Square you’ll find all your favorite shops and casual restaurants as well as the cinema including, Target, Walmart, Home Depot, Lowe’s, Firestone Complete Auto Care, Starbucks, Panera, PetSmart, Pier 1 Imports, Regal Cinemas Azalea Square, Mellow Mushroom, Smashburger and much more.

Nearby Medical Centers

White Gables is within minutes of top area medical care to help ensure your family has easy access to physicians. Hospitals nearby include Summerville Medical Center, Roper St. Francis Healthcare, VA Medical Center and just a little further you’ll find Bon Secours St. Francis Hospital 20 minutes away and MUSC Children’s Hospital is a 40 minute drive.


On average, Summerville gets about 50 inches of rain per year, with approximately 209 days of sunlight per year, about four days more than the national average.

The hottest month of the year is July, with an average high of 90 degrees, while the coldest is January, with an average low of 35.6 degrees; still 15 degrees higher than the national average.

Important Numbers

To help ensure you have everything you need from the moment you move into your new White Gables home, we’ve provided all of the important area numbers.

  • Business Licenses - (843) 851-4215
  • Fire and Rescue - 911, for emergencies; (843) 873-5107, for non-emergencies and administration
  • Garbage and Recycling Services - (843) 619-0800
  • Parks and Recreation - (843) 851-5211
  • Police Department - 911, for emergencies; (843) 871-2463 for non-emergencies and administration
  • Public Works - (843) 871-0810
  • Town Hall - (843) 851-4225

Keep in mind, this is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to all of the area amenities that makes White Gables such a wonderful place to call home. Come see for yourself why people flock to the Lowcountry today!

For more information about White Gables, give us a call or email us at info@crescenthomes.net.

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