Aiken County Information

Aiken County Information

Aiken County’s business climate attracts companies and employees from around the globe. The population has grown to 163,000. Residents are diverse, friendly and welcoming. You’re likely to receive a big hug when meeting one of our southern locals. The people of Aiken County enjoy arts and entertainment, sporting activities, dining out, country cooking, shopping, higher education and economic growth. Local schools have a well-earned reputation for excellence, and families have all the resources they need close to home.

POPULATION

Aiken 29,884
Graniteville 2,673
Jackson 1,700
New Ellenton 2,052
North Augusta 21,348
Perry 233
Salley 398
Wagener 797
Windsor 121
Per Capita Personal Income
$29,930
Median Household Income
$44,534

INCOME OVERVIEW (2012)

Growth (%) since 2000: 17.8%
Households 63,245
Labor Force (persons) 76,583
Unemployment Rate 8.2
Per Capita Personal Income $34,986
Median Household Income $45,699
Poverty Rate 17.1
H.S. Diploma or More – % of Adults 25+ 84.4
Bachelor’s Deg. or More – % of Adults 25+ 23.9

WEATHER

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DISTANCES

Driving:
Atlanta, GA 170 miles
Charlotte, NC 145 miles
Charleston, SC 130 miles
Columbia, SC 50 miles
Greenville, SC 115 miles
Savannah, GA 125 miles

Flying:
Aiken Airport
129 Aviation Dr
(803) 648-7803
www.aikenaviation.com

Augusta Regional
1501 Aviation Way
Augusta, GA
(706) 798-3236
augustaregionalairport.com
Delta (800)221-1212
US Airways (800)428-4322