Relocating To Aiken, SC
Welcome to Thoroughbred County! Learn more about Aiken, South Carolina, home of the Triple Crown.
- Employers: Our largest area employer is the Department of Energy who employs more than 8,000 workers at the massive Savannah River Site nuclear facility. Kimberly-Clark, manufacturer of health and hygiene products, employs over 1,800 people and Bridgestone Tires accounts for 1,000 local jobs. Our manufacturing hub offers hundreds of jobs in the high-performance materials processing, aerospace, shipping, textile, valve manufacturing, and aluminum die casting industries. Aiken is the site of important customer service centers for UPS, Urban Outfitters and others. Get the full list of Aiken employers here.
- Homes: Aiken is a versatile real estate market that offers cozy starter bungalows to multi-million-dollar executive mansions. On average, you can expect to pay around $125,000 for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home, but fixer-uppers are available for as low as $30,000. The most spectacular Aiken estates offer 7,000 square feet of space with a vast amount of acreage for nearly $4 million. The historic town center is full of Southern charm and grace, but there are also many newer master planned communities that offer just the right balance of rural atmosphere and modern amenities. Search Homes For Sale In Aiken.
- Recreation: Aiken is a wonderful place for people who love the great outdoors – with 14 parks and over 300 acres of wide open space. Here you can catch a polo match, take a pottery class, join a community baseball team, or shop the local farmers’ market. We have bluegrass festivals, chicken wing festivals and historic tours.Check out the Aiken event calendar here.
- More Resources: Click here to download the Official Aiken SC Visitor’s Guide.
Aiken County Information
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There are many decisions to make and tasks to carry out when you’re relocating somewhere new. It can seem overwhelming at times, so it helps to have a friend during the process. Avoid frustration and save time using our free resources. Simply email us a request for the complementary Easy Moves magazine, which contains helpful checklists and articles to facilitate an easy move from start to finish.
We can assist you with the following:
- Home repairs
- Home inspections
- Home warranties
- Home security systems
- Utility connections
- Change of address
- Moving services
- Pet boarding
- And more!