Relocating to Hilton Head

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Hilton Head Island is a wonderful place to live. The climate, scenery activities and proximity to the ocean are just some of the many benefits of living on South Carolina's finest island. The nearby town of Bluffton is also an excellent choice for those wishing to move to the area.

Historic Bluffton is a rapidly growing community with a wide range of shops, schools, restaurants and golf courses.

We have compiled a list of helpful addresses and phone numbers should you decide to make the Hilton Head area your home.

Utilities:
Palmetto Electric Cooperative
Hilton Head Island
111 Mathews Drive; (Temporarily housed at Hargray on Hwy 278)
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 681-5551
Bluffton Area
New River Center,
Hardeville, SC 29927
(843) 208-5551

South Carolina Electric & Gas Co.
Bluffton
52 Goethe Road #2
Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 815-2035


Telephone Service:
Hargray Telephone Company
Hilton Head
856 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head Island 29928
(843) 341-1501 or (877) HARGRAY
Bluffton
5 Buck Island Road
Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 815-1600


Cable Service:
Hargray
Hilton Head
856 William Hilton Parkway
Hilton Head Island 29928
(843) 341-1501 or (877) HARGRAY
Bluffton
5 Buck Island Road
Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 815-1600

Time Warner Cable
Hilton Head
11 Office Park Rd
Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(866) 892-7201
Bluffton
26 Okatie Maintenance Rd, Bluffton, 29909
(866) 892-7201


Emergency Services:
FOR ALL EMERGENCIES - DIAL 911

Beaufort County Sheriff's Office
Hilton Head Island
Non-Emergency Dispatch
(843) 785-3618; after Midnight to 8AM (843) 524-4696
Office (843) 842-4111
Unincorporated areas of Bluffton
Non-Emergency Dispatch
(843) 757-3499 after Midnight (843) 524-4696

Bluffton Police Department
(843) 706-4550

SC Highway Patrol
(843) 524-0163

Fire and Rescue Division
Town of Hilton Head Island
Headquarters - (843) 682-5100
Town of Bluffton
Headquarters - (843) 757-2800

Palmetto Poison Center
(800) 222-1222

U.S. Coast Guard Marine & Air Emergencies
(912) 786-5106

Hilton Head Island Regional Medical Center
(843) 681-6122 Emergency room floor - (843) 689-8281

Coastal Carolina Hospital
(843) 784-8000


Area Schools:
Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head High School (9-12)
70 Wilborn Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 689-4800

Hilton Head Preparatory School (K-12)
8 Foxgrape Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 671-2286

Hilton Head Christian Academy (K5-8)
55 Gardner Dr, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 681-2878

St. Francis By the Sea Catholic School (PK-8)
45 Beach City Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 681-6350

Heritage Academy (5-12)
11 New Orleans Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 842-8600

Sea Pines Montessori (PK-8)
9 Foxgrape Rd, Hilton Head Isl, SC 29928
(843) 785-2534

Hilton Head Middle School (6-8)
55 Wilborn Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 689-4500

Hilton Head Island Elementary (1-5)
30 School Rd, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 342-4100

Hilton Head Island School for the Creative Arts (1-5)
10 Bus Dr, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 342-4380

Bluffton
Bluffton High School (10-12)
12 McCraken Cir, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 706-8800

H E McCracken Middle School(8 -9)
250 McCraken Cir, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 706-8700

Bluffton Middle School (6-7)
30 New Mustand Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 707-0700

Bluffton Elementary School (PK-5)
160 H E McCraken Cir, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 706-8500

Michael C. Riley Elementary School (PK-5)
200 Burnt Church Rd, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 706-8300

Cross Schools (PK-8)
495 Buckwalter Pkwy, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 706-2000

May River Montessori (PK-4)
60 Calhoun St, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 757-2312

These are just some of the schools in the area


Post Offices
Hilton Head Island
Main Office (South End)
10 Bow Circle,
Hours: M - F 8AM to 5PM; Saturday 9AM to Noon
(843) 785-7002

Fairfield Station (North Island)
213 William Hilton Parkway.
Hours: M - F 8:30AM to 5PM; Saturday 9AM to 12:30PM
(843) 682-3002

Harbour Town (Sea Pines)
71 Lighthouse Road, Suite 1
Hours: M - F 9:30AM to Noon; Saturday Closed
(843) 671-2002

Bluffton
Bluffton Post Office
25 Thurmond Rd., located off of SC 46 near Kittie's Crossing.
Hours: M - F 8:30AM to 5PM; Saturday 8:30AM to Noon
(843)757-5857


Libraries:
Hilton Head Island Library
11 Beach City Rd - Corner of Wm Hilton Pkwy and Beach City Road,
Hours: M-TH 9AM - 8PM; F-S 9AM- 5PM; Sunday Closed
(843) 342-9200

Bluffton Library
120 Palmetto Way off of SC 46 near the Bluffton Post Office
Hours: M-TH 9AM - 8PM; F-S 9AM - 6PM; Sun 1PM -5PM
(843) 255-6490


Water & Sewer Service:
Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head Public Service District #1
21 Oak Park Plaza, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
(843) 681-5525.

South Island Public Service District
25 Bow Circle, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 785-6224.

Broad Creek Public Service District
3 Marina Side Drive, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
(843) 785-7582

Bluffton
Beaufort Jasper Water & Sewer Authority
6 Snake Road, Bluffton, SC 29910
(843) 987-9292

 
 

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