Trenton, SC Population

Population: 226. Estimated population in July 2020: 301 (+33.2% change)
Males: 109 (48.2%), Females: 117 (51.8%)

Edgefield County

Zip code: 29847

Median resident age: 45.3 years
Median household income: $26,250
Median house value: $59,400

Races in Trenton:

  • White Non-Hispanic (66.4%)
  • Black (30.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.1%)

Ancestries: English (21.2%), United States (18.6%), Irish (13.7%), German (9.3%), Scotch-Irish (5.8%), French (2.7%).

Elevation: 621 feet

Land area: 1.3 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Trenton

  • High school or higher: 72.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 25.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.1%
  • Unemployed: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Trenton town

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 48.3%
  • Separated: 7.9%
  • Widowed: 10.8%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -88 (-28.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Trenton:

  • EDGEFIELD COUNTY HOSPITAL (about 10 miles; EDGEFIELD, SC)
  • AIKEN REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (about 15 miles; AIKEN, SC)
  • WALTON REHABILITATION HOSP (about 22 miles; AUGUSTA, GA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Trenton:

  • AUGUSTA RGNL AT BUSH FIELD (about 27 miles; AUGUSTA, GA; Abbreviation: AGS)
  • COLUMBIA METROPOLITAN (about 52 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Abbreviation: CAE)
  • MC ENTIRE ANGS (about 75 miles; EASTOVER, SC; Abbreviation: MMT)
Other public-use airports nearest to Trenton:

  • EDGEFIELD COUNTY (about 2 miles; TRENTON, SC; Abbreviation: 6J6)
  • TWIN LAKES (about 8 miles; GRANITEVILLE, SC; Abbreviation: S17)
  • SALUDA COUNTY (about 13 miles; SALUDA, SC; Abbreviation: 6J4)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Trenton:

  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT AIKEN (about 15 miles; AIKEN, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,636)
  • AUGUSTA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 22 miles; AUGUSTA, GA; Full-time enrollment: 3,778)
  • AUGUSTA TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 27 miles; AUGUSTA, GA; Full-time enrollment: 2,300)
  • PIEDMONT TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 37 miles; GREENWOOD, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,406)
  • LANDER UNIVERSITY (about 40 miles; Greenwood, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,429)
  • UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA AT COLUMBIA (about 60 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 19,682)
  • MIDLANDS TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 60 miles; COLUMBIA, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,958)

Schools

Public high school in Trenton:

  • TRENTON CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION (Students: 167; Location: 84 GREEN HOUSE ROAD; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle school in Trenton:

  • DOUGLAS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 280; Location: 215 S. E. DIGGS ROAD; Grades: PK – 05)

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