Anderson County Airport, South Carolina

Anderson County Airport: A county-owned airport located in Anderson County, South Carolina. The airport is used for general aviation and is home to several flight schools.

About

Anderson County Airport is a city located in the county of Anderson in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 187,324 and a population density of 95 people per km². After 5 years in 2015 city had an estimated population of 194,692 inhabitants.

The city was created 197 years ago in 1826.

Serving upstate South Carolina, the Anderson County Airport (AND) provides a convenient aviation gateway to the region south of the Blue Ridge Mountains. Both leisure and business travelers benefit from this reliever airport's services and location.

Convenient Location

Anderson County Airport lies just 3 miles from downtown Anderson, a manufacturing and tourism hub. The airport serves residents of Anderson, Oconee, and Pickens counties with easy access from major highways.

The nearby Clemson University International Center for Automotive Research (CU-ICAR) utilizes the airport for corporate travel. The airport's convenient location also makes it a popular choice for pilots touring the Southeast.

Facilities and Services

With two asphalt runways measuring over 5,000 feet, AND can accommodate small commercial jets as well as piston, turboprop, and corporate aircraft. Full-service Chatlee Aviation offers aircraft maintenance, rental cars, and concierge services.

The terminal includes a pilots' lounge, flight planning room, wireless internet, and vending. Airport businesses handle fueling, parking, catering, maintenance, flight instruction, and rentals for visiting pilots.

Local Attractions

Anderson County provides easy access to outdoor attractions like the mountains and lakes of the Blue Ridge region. Visitors can also explore downtown Anderson's shops, restaurants, and historic sites.

Nearby Clemson University offers sporting events, cultural performances, and educational opportunities through the school's innovation center.

Offering convenience close to Interstate 85 along with true Southern hospitality, Anderson County Airport is the perfect travel portal to upstate South Carolina.

Anderson County Airport locator map
Location of Anderson County Airport on South Carolina map.

Quick Facts about Anderson County Airport

Population : 194,692 (2015)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Anderson County
Different from : Alleghany County, Allegheny County, Allegany County, Allegany County, Alleghany County
Twitter username : acscgov
Area : 1962 km2
Water as percent of area : 5.5%
Land as percent of area : 94.5%
Named for : Robert Anderson
Altitude : 755 feet / 230 meters
Capital : Anderson
Establishment : December 12, 1826 (197 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 18:00:49 (20th April 2024)
Density : 99 Pop. per km² as of 2015
Population growth : 3.78% (2010-2015)
Anderson 'South Carolina' Courthouse Square image
Anderson 'South Carolina' Courthouse Square
Anderson 'South Carolina' Courthouse Square image

Geography

Anderson County Airport is located at 34°29'41"N 82°42'32"W (34.4948300, -82.7087500). It has 5 neighbors: Abbeville County, Greenville County, Laurens County, Oconee County and Pickens County.

Anderson County Airport map

Anderson County Airport has 5 neighbours.

  • Anderson

Demographics

The population of Anderson County Airport increased by 3.78% in 5 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 187,324 - estimation process
2011 188,532 0.64% estimation process
2012 189,357 0.44% estimation process
2013 190,641 0.67% estimation process
2015 194,692 2.08% demographic balance

AND, Anderson County Airport, Anderson Regional Airport, KAND

People born in Anderson County Airport (12)

People born in Anderson County Airport, including politician James Lawrence Orr, politician George Bell Timmerman, politician Jehu Amaziah Orr, .

List

  • Matthew LeCroy (baseball player) he was born in 13/12/1975
  • Fredda Acker (All-American Girls Professional Baseball League player) she was born in 28/09/1925
  • James Milford Day (Texan soldier) he was born in 11/05/1815
  • William Pickens (American writer) he was born in 01/01/1881
  • Thomas Edmond Garrison, Jr. (American politician) he was born in 21/01/1922
  • James Bruton Gambrell he was born in 21/08/1841
  • Clarence Brown (American biographer) he was born in 31/05/1929
  • Joel Williamson (American historian) he was born in 27/10/1929
  • Joe Ellis Brown (American schoolteacher and politician) he was born in 24/05/1933

Schools in Anderson County Airport

College & universities near Anderson County Airport

Code Name City ZIP
218043 Forrest College Anderson (SC) 29624-2405
217633 Anderson University Anderson (SC) 29621-4035
218885 Tri-County Technical College Pendleton (SC) 29670
217882 Clemson University Clemson (SC) 29634
217776 Southern Wesleyan University Central (SC) 29630-1020

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Anderson County Airport

Code Name Address Type
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
GNS Gainesville 116 Industrial Boulevard RAIL

Post offices near Anderson County Airport

Post Office Name City ZIP
Anderson Post Office Anderson (SC) 29621
South Anderson Post Office Anderson (SC) 29624
North Anderson Post Office Anderson (SC) 29623
Sandy Spring Post Office Sandy Springs (SC) 29677
La Fran Post Office La France (SC) 29656

Distance to Other Cities

Anderson County Airport distances to largest South Carolina cities