The Town of Kiawah Island was incorporated by the State of South Carolina on September 13, 1988. It operates as a Mayor-Council form of government. Within the island, there are several major organizations listed below.


We know navigating Kiawah’s entities can get confusing, that’s why we created this the Maze of K’s quick reference guide. Whether you are a longtime property owner or new to the island, we hope you find this helpful.