Camden has a total area of about 25.4 sq. kms. Situated at an elevated height of about 190 ft. above the ground level, it is said to be the 4th oldest city in the state of South Carolina. It is a part of the Columbia, South Carolina MSA.
The Carolina Cup in a great annual event in the town. There are a number of historical places registered in the National Register of Historial Places. The education sector is one of the key contributors to the development of the economy, with a number of schools in the area. The transportation sector is also quite advanced. It connects the town with the rest of the state and its adjoining areas.
K. Parker is a notable former resident of the town.