The City of Sumter exists to provide our citizens an environment of opportunity and excellent public services. 

We do this by:

  • Investing in our people and infrastructure through professional employee development, workforce training, economic development, community infrastructure and community-wide public events.

  • Inviting and fostering relationships with visitors, active duty military and their families, industrial clientele and young professionals.

  • Serving our citizenry by providing connections and care whenever possible through proactive public safety programs, quality and reliable utilities, sanitation, planning, building and inspection services, public health initiatives and additional recreational venues and programs.

How to Find Us

The City of Sumter main administrative offices are located inside the Sumter Opera House, located at 21 North Main Street. To view other office locations, please click here.

Our mailing address is:

City of Sumter 
P.O. Box 1449
Sumter, SC 29151

Phone: (803) 436-2500
Fax: (803) 436-2615
Email: cityofsumter@sumtersc.gov
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm EST

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How can we help you?

If you live or work in the City of Sumter or are just visiting our City, and you have a request, need an issue resolved, or would like to voice a concern, you can use the Customer Service Form to notify us of the problem or concern. The request automatically gets routed to the appropriate City department for action.