Chapin is known as the “Capital of Lake Murray” as central location for communities, boating, fishing, water festivals, and small town charm. Schools in Chapin are constantly top-ranked in SC. You will find gorgeous water front, new construction, and century old farm homes with boutique shopping and dining experiences in a town of 1,607. Growing Chapin maintains a vintage feel of warmth and comfort. If you need a break from Lake Murray there a plenty of parks and recreation centers to enjoy.