Limestone University's campus is located in Gaffney, South Carolina, in the Piedmont section of the state, a populous area with diversified industrial, commercial, and agricultural interests. Gaffney and its adjacent communities have a population of approximately 25,000.
The Limestone campus is located in a historic residential section of Gaffney. Nine campus buildings are included on the National Register of Historic Places. Nestled among gently rolling hills, Gaffney enjoys a mild climate that permits a variety of outdoor activities throughout the year.
The metropolitan areas of Charlotte, North Carolina, and Greenville/Spartanburg, South Carolina are within an hour's drive. Resort areas of the Blue Ridge and the Great Smoky Mountains are less than an hour away, and Myrtle Beach, Charleston, and coastal resorts are easily accessible for weekend visits.