Augusta, GA has eight higher education schools within its city limits. Augusta State University, the highest ranked school in the city, has a total student population of 7,061. It is the 623rd highest ranked school in the USA and the 19th highest in the state of Georgia (#1 is Emory University). Augusta lies in Richmond county, which is one of the 106 counties in Georgia. The Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC area has 204,020 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3% unemployment rate, $19/hr average worker wage, and a $38,890 average annual salary.
Of the 8 schools in Augusta, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus comes out as the most expensive ($22,023/yr), with Augusta Technical College as the lowest recorded at only $4,330/yr.Popular Bars in Augusta:
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Augusta|
|North Augusta||SC||-||1||27.4739||4||3.2 miles|