Aiken Tourism

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Founded in 1835, the city of Aiken was named after William Aiken, the president of the South Carolina Railroad. The town is the county seat of Aiken County, South Carolina, United States, which was formed in 1871 from parts of Orangeburg, Lexington, Edgefield, and Barnwell counties. With Augusta, Georgia, it is one of the two largest cities of the Central Savannah River Area. It is part of the Augusta-Richmond County Metropolitan Statistical Area. Aiken is home to the University of South Carolina at Aiken. The population was 30,296 at the 2013 census. Aiken was recognized with the All-America City Award in 1997 by the National Civic League.

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Facts and Stats for Aiken*

  • Pollution Statistics in Aiken

    Know the pollution level of Aiken before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 25 (Low)
  • Aiken: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Aiken for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Aiken.

    • Burglary and Theft 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 62.5 (High)
    • Car Stealing 25 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 25 (Low)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 68.75 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 37.5 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 56.25 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 58.33 (Moderate)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 43.75 (Moderate)
  • Living in Aiken - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Aiken is 200.07 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 58.98 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 89.28 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 5.75 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 35 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.61 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 79.63 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 1.51 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 98.16 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Aiken

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Aiken

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 11.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 25.25 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 62.33 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 27.33 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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