Family Communities

The city of Aiken, SC is an ideal place for families, with its picturesque environment, warm and welcoming community of residents, and great selection of family-friendly events and attractions.

Considered one of the most desirable communities in the southeast, Aiken has plenty to offer, including world-class equestrian event and facilities, beautiful parks and trails, a bustling downtown area, and top-notch shopping and dining venues. The best part is, the city has a wide array of excellent family-centric communities conveniently located close to its plethora of amenities.

Family Communities - Aiken South Carolina


Considered one of the most desirable communities in the southeast, Aiken has plenty to offer

South Meadows Aiken

Established in 2000, South Meadows is a peaceful family based residential community surrounded by gorgeous views. The quiet neighborhood features several high quality amenities, such as a pool with pool house, and a recently renovated children’s playground. Residents of South Meadows also enjoy numerous events every year, including the Annual BBQ, the Easter Egg Hunt, and the Fall Festival.

South Meadows is also ideally located to suit any type of lifestyle. The community is situated minutes away from Aiken Mall, a selection of top-notch dining venues, and the sprawling 46-acre Virginia Acres Park, which features a disc golf course, picnic areas, gazebos, fields and courts for sports, and many more.

The homes you’ll find in South Meadows are predominantly single-family homes ranging from 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom models to larger 5-bedroom, 4-bathroom homes with over 2,000 square feet of space.

For more information on the neighborhood of South Meadows, visit the official community website here.

Beaver Creek Plantation

Beaver Creek Plantation is home to one of the southeast’s largest quail hunting courses, which can accommodate up to 28 hunters in a single trip. In addition to its quail hunting courses, the plantation also boasts several outstanding amenities, such as ten fully stocked ponds, a well-designed full-service lodge with two conference rooms, a pro shop, dining venues, and a fully stocked bar.

Beaver Creek Plantation offers three exclusive waterfront lodging facilities that can accommodate up to 32 guests. The plantation’s Three W Lodge features 12 bedrooms and baths, each room equipped with twin beds. The lodge features two bonus room perfect for enjoying a pool or poker game, or watching a football game on a large screen TV.

Read more about Beaver Creek Plantation here.

Kings Ridge

Nestled in one of the most picturesque parts of Aiken County, Kings Ridge is a community featuring elegant, spacious homes and expansive lots surrounded by breathtaking views. Located along the western edge of South Carolina, the community is minutes away from Aiken’s world-class equestrian events and facilities, as well as the city of Augusta, the second largest metropolitan area in Georgia.

Those dreaming about building their very own custom home and barn can choose from properties with sizes ranging from 3 to 13 acres surrounded by relaxing views of rolling hills, serene lakes, and wide open space. Buyers looking forward to first-class equine living can feel right at home here, as the community offers easy access to a network of riding trails, a nearby equine care facility, and an expansive in-community gated and fenced riding area.

Find out more about Kings Ridge here.