It feels different here because it is different here
Established in 1785, Edgefield County is a part of the Aiken/Augusta metropolitan statistical area. It is located on the Savannah River just north of Augusta and north-west of Aiken County, covering an area of 502 square miles. It has a population of approximately 27,000 (2010 census.)
The county has four incorporated municipalities; Edgefield, the County seat, Johnston, Trenton and North Augusta. The county’s economy is balanced with approximately equal sectors of agriculture, manufacturing, and services. It is divided by the fall line with the north-western two thirds in the Piedmont and one third in the sandhill and ridge country.
Edgefield County In The News
Edgefield County Council has been looking at updating the Animal Control ordinances of the County in anticipation of the completion of a new Animal Care and Control facility to be located off Rabit Trail. This will be the first facility of its type in Edgefield County...
The fees for the Sweetwater Community center and Bettis Park have been increased. This increase will take effect on January 1, 2023. Sweetwater CenterCurrent RatesNew RatesPackage A (4 hours)75150Package B (8 hours)150300Package C (12 hours)225450Package D (2...
Over 25 years ago, Edgefield County adopted E-911 to enhance the capability of emergency responders to quickly locate emergencies. As part of this adoption process, the county had to readdress properties. Over the last few years, advances in technology have led to...
Update! Municode has updated many of the ordinances. I have noticed some discrepancies and am working on getting those corrected. For now, it looks as if everything is up to date except the USE table. Please continue to use the USE table from the updated list below....
Gift From the Heart!
Asher Ireland presents a gift to his good buddy Roger Leduc!
Enjoying a Laugh!
Dr. Kennion and Hart Clark share a laugh at the Animal Control groundbreaking ceremony.
Bill and Bill!
Bill Clyburn and Bill Hixon at the Law Enforcement Center groundbreaking ceremony.
The Edgefield County recreational football league recieve their championship rings as well as a congradulations from the County Council.
Serving it Up!
Edgefield County Council and the County Administrator serve the County employees at the Holiday luncheon.
Fab Burt receieves honors from the Edgefield County Council for his many years of dedicated service.
Scott Cooper recieves honors for his years of service on the Edgefield County Council.
Edgefield County Council honors Roger Leduc for his dedicated service to our Citizens.
Bill Clyburn and his wife Beverly Clyburn walk back to the car together at the LEC groundbreaking ceremony.
The historic groundbreaking ceremony of the Edgefield County Law Enforcement Center.
Groundbreaking ceremony for the Edgefield County Animal Control building.
In this together!
Sojourner Jennings and Sharon Hammond share lunch at the Edgefield County Employee Luncheon.