587,000 people call the Greater Augusta Region home, and more than 1 million people within a 60-mile radius. Photo credit: The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau
Strong Educational Opportunities
Award-winning K-12 schools, nationally recognized universities such as Augusta University and the University of South Carolina-Aiken, and two growing technical colleges, Augusta Technical College and Aiken Technical College.
Low Cost of Living
Average Home Value of $174,399, no local income taxes, and a total cost of living 8% below the national average. Photo credit: The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau
Recreation Opportunities Abound
1,200 miles of shoreline on the lake, hundreds of miles of trails, river fun, parks, and more than a dozen golf courses. Photo credit: The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau
11 hospitals including a Level 1 Trauma Center, Children’s Hospital, the nation’s Largest Burn Center, Cancer Research Center, and a leading Heart Center.
Growing Job Sectors
Healthcare, Cyber Security, Information Technology, Skilled Trades and Professional Services.
Southern tradition at its best, exciting sporting events, award-winning festivals, dynamic arts and culture scene, wonderful concert venues, great shopping and dining, and an average commute time of 18.3 minutes. Photo credit: The Augusta Convention & Visitors Bureau
Augusta Convention And Visitors Bureau – http://www.Visitaugusta.Com/
Augusta Economic Development Authority – http://www.Visitaugusta.Com/
Augusta Metro Chamber Of Commerce – http://www.Augustametrochamber.Com/
City Of North Augusta – http://www.Northaugusta.Net/
Columbia County Chamber Of Commerce – http://www.Columbiacountychamber.Com/
Columbia County Convention And Visitors Bureau – http://www.Columbiacountyitshere.Com/
Development Authority Of Columbia County – http://Developcolumbiacounty.Com/
Economic Development Partnership – http://www.Edpsc.Org/
North Augusta Chamber Of Commerce – http://Northaugustachamber.Org/
Lincoln County Development Authority – Lincoln County – Home (lincolncountyga.org)