What you need to know about Aiken, SC

Aiken is located in Aiken County, South Carolina. The population is 64% White, 28% Black, 2% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 5% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $53,489 and the median home value is $174,000. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Aiken, see each of the tabs above.


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Business Climate
Hopeland Gardens in Aiken, SC
Golfers, Nature Lovers Thrive in Thoroughbred Country
When it comes to spending time in the great outdoors, Aiken residents have plenty of places to play.


Homes Owned 69.26%
69.26% Complete
Homes Rented 30.74%
30.74% Complete

Real Estate

In Aiken, South Carolina

Ready to move to Aiken? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Aiken.

Median Home Price

Higher than the state average


In Aiken, South Carolina

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Aiken rates.

Median Household Income

Higher than the national average


In Aiken, South Carolina

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Aiken.


Most residents are
Over 65 Years old


In Aiken, South Carolina

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Aiken.


Bachelor’s Degree 43%
43% Complete
Graduated High School 91%
91% Complete