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Overview of Anderson

Known as “The Electric City,” Anderson sits in the Upstate South Carolina foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, serving as the busy, historic seat of Anderson County. With a tight-knit community, a popular university and a rich downtown, Anderson is a lively place to be.

People looking for apartments for rent in Anderson will enjoy its small town feel, its rugged natural surroundings and its consistently active way of life.

Living in Anderson, SC

Founded in 1826 and named for Revolutionary War general Robert Anderson, the city has a unique historical legacy as the first city in the South to benefit from an unlimited supply of electric power. In 1897, Anderson became the home of the world’s first electric-powered cotton gin, providing the city with its nickname. Today, Anderson continues to be electric - but in another sense. Anderson is filled with an exciting range of downtown activities and a strong business community.

Home to nearly 27,000 people and surrounded by the majestic Blue Ridge foothills, Anderson has a distinct small town feel even as several prominent downtown buildings offer the hallmarks of urban living. Residents of Anderson apartments can take advantage of the walkable city center’s many restaurants and shops, enjoy the area’s extensive recreation options or head to nearby Greenville for more fun.

Anderson Work and Study

Anderson University provides more than 50 degree programs to undergraduate and graduate students in a liberal arts environment. Anderson students can also take classes at the local campus of Tri-County Technical College or Forrest College, which offers a number of associate degrees. Many researchers also work at the Clemson University Advanced Materials Center in Anderson.

As the county center, Anderson is home to a large number of local government and school system employees, while AnMed Health is also a major employer. A range of high tech and especially auto parts manufacturing is a significant part of the area economy. An Electrolux plant and research facility focuses on refrigerator production, while auto parts suppliers such as Robert Bosch and Michelin operate area plants.

Rentals in Anderson, SC, and Cost of Living

The rural environment and large supply of available housing keep living costs in Anderson low, and it’s easy to snag a great place at a low price. Approximately half of Anderson residents choose to rent.

U.S. Census Bureau data showed the median gross rent from 2008 to 2010 was $632. Additional research found one bedroom apartments renting for between $475 and $850 per month.

Anderson Attractions and Special Events

Anderson’s downtown is lively and historic, with a wide range of restaurants, shops and cultural sites, including the Anderson Arts Center, the AC Theater, Electric City Playhouse and the Greater Anderson Musical Arts Consortium. These institutions provide the city with its own symphony orchestra and a regular lineup of theater, music and art events. More arts entertainment is provided in the weekly block parties that take over the downtown every Thursday during the summer, as well as a range of similar events such as the Anderson International Festival and the Main Street Car Show.

With Anderson’s great outdoor location, it’s a perfect place for recreational activities. Anderson County is home to 10 year-round golf courses, as well as great facilities for tennis, soccer and more. Nearby Lake Hartwell is one of the region’s largest lakes, with public campgrounds and boat ramps that allow for all types of aquatic fun. A wide range of area farms provide excellent sightseeing and tastings for foodies, who can also explore the popular Anderson County Farmer’s Market, open year-round on Saturdays in downtown Anderson.® can help you get settled in an Anderson apartment. Look through our rental listings and find the perfect home for your needs.

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