North Augusta is a city in Aiken County, South Carolina, United States, on the north bank of the Savannah River. The population was 21,348 at the 2010 census. The city is included in the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA) and is also part of the Augusta, Georgia metropolitan area. According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 17.6 square miles (45.5 km²), of which, 17.2 square miles (44.5 km²) of it is land and 0.4 square miles (0.9 km²) of it (2.05%) is water.
North Augusta public schools include two high schools, North Augusta High School and Fox Creek High School. North Augusta High School is in Aiken County and operates under the Aiken County School District. Fox Creek High School is located in Edgefield County and is a Charter School operated under the South Carolina Public Charter School District.
Two middle schools, Paul Knox Middle School and North Augusta Middle School, and four elementary schools (Hammond Hill Elementary, Belvedere Elementary, North Augusta Elementary, and the newest, Mossy Creek Elementary), as well as several church-based smaller schools, such as one at Our Lady of Peace catholic church, one at Victory Baptist church, and a kindergarten at Grace United Methodist Church serve the community. Some students will also attend private schools across the river, such as Augusta Preparatory Day School, Augusta Christian, and Westminster Schools of Augusta.