Latest Data (2017)
Population 30,721
Nationwide Rank 1240

Quick Facts

Aiken, South Carolina is the 1,240th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Aiken, South Carolina is a city.

Aiken, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Aiken had its largest population ever.

Aiken, South Carolina is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 63% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Aiken, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1230 Saratoga, California 30,905 2.8%
1231 Greer, South Carolina 30,899 72.7%
1232 Winter Park, Florida 30,879 10.7%
1233 Rochester, New Hampshire 30,797 7.6%
1234 Hopkinsville, Kentucky 30,789 2.0%
1235 Galesburg, Illinois 30,769 -8.7%
1236 Gurnee, Illinois 30,767 6.2%
1237 Long Branch, New Jersey 30,762 -2.1%
1238 Los Altos, California 30,743 9.4%
1239 Los Gatos, California 30,724 6.9%
1240 Aiken, South Carolina 30,721 17.4%
1241 Holladay, Utah 30,709 16.7%
1242 Burlingame, California 30,686 8.9%
1243 Greenville, Mississippi 30,686 -25.8%
1244 Weatherford, Texas 30,654 58.2%
1245 Poughkeepsie, New York 30,614 1.5%
1246 Gillette, Wyoming 30,560 49.2%
1247 Nicholasville, Kentucky 30,553 46.5%
1248 Morgantown, West Virginia 30,547 14.4%
1249 San Carlos, California 30,499 9.9%
1250 North Tonawanda, New York 30,475 -8.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
760 Summerville 50,388 78.2%
898 Goose Creek 42,619 35.0%
956 Hilton Head Island 40,055 17.9%
958 Sumter 39,982 -1.6%
1022 Florence 37,778 19.8%
1028 Spartanburg 37,498 -6.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach 32,795 35.6%
1231 Greer 30,899 72.7%
1240 Aiken 30,721 17.4%
1373 Anderson 27,293 4.9%
1495 Mauldin 25,130 60.5%
1514 Hanahan 24,885 91.5%
1586 Conway 23,714 86.0%
1609 Greenwood 23,262 3.9%
1629 North Augusta 22,930 29.2%
1675 Simpsonville 22,072 48.7%
1724 Lexington 21,265 99.3%
1737 Bluffton 21,085 817.5%
1740 Easley 21,053 16.1%
2023 Fort Mill 17,557 118.5%
2051 West Columbia 17,265 29.1%
2100 Clemson 16,649 40.3%
2137 North Myrtle Beach 16,310 44.0%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 30,721 1,240
2016 30,937 1,221
2015 30,604 1,225
2014 30,258 1,232
2013 30,296 1,219
2012 29,884 1,220
2011 29,835 1,214
2010 29,524 1,211
2009 29,494 1,191
2008 29,220 1,191
2007 29,066 1,184
2006 28,657 1,186
2005 28,046 1,201
2004 27,586 1,208
2003 27,014 1,224
2002 26,647 1,230
2001 26,286 1,236
2000 26,166 1,234
1990 20,733 1,326