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Our Weather

Partly Cloudy




Partly Cloudy
Clouds and some sun this morning with more clouds for this afternoon. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. High 91F. Winds light and variable.

Average Annual Temperature - 73 F
July Average - 92 F
January Average - 54 F

Town of Johnston - 2,362
Edgefield County - 26,985
Aiken/Aug. MSA - 440,000
(which includes Johnston)


Muncipal Services








POLICE – 24 hour service with 7 full time officers and 1 reserves

FIRE – Class 5 ISO, 25 Volunteers, 5 fire fighting vehicles

PUBLIC WORKS – Curbside collection via rollcart, recycling and yard waste collection

STREET LIGHTING – Provided by Town via South Carolina Electric & Gas

RECREATION – Year round recreation program through Edgefield County, 3 lighted ballfields, 2 tennis courts, 2 neighborhood parks and 40 acres under development

VISITORS CENTER – Operated by volunteers and also houses the Edgefield County Chamber of Commerce

HOUSING DATA – Click here for housing information


Other Services

ELECTRICITY & NATURAL GAS – South Carolina Electric & Gas Company with office and maintenance facilities in Johnston

WATER & SEWER – Edgefield County Water & Sewer Authority 5.9 mgd water capacity with 200,000 gallon aerial tank in Johnston, 3.2 mgd sewer capacity with .968 mgd treatment facility in Johnston with access to Regional Treatment facility


CABLEVISION – Northland Communications Corporation

STREETS – 99% in State Department of Transportation