Cottageville is located in the County of Colleton in South Carolina. It occupies a total area of about 8.3 sq. kms. with an elevated height of about 47 ft. above the sea level. A major part of the local population is white in their racial origin and they are primarily engaged in trade, retail and some are also involved with the local primary health centers. Tourism is generally seasonal in nature and also helps in the growth of certain allied sectors of the local economy.