Latest Data (2017)
Population 2,726
Nationwide Rank 6520

Quick Facts

Folly Beach, South Carolina is the 6,520th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Folly Beach, South Carolina is a city.

Folly Beach, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2017 Folly Beach had its largest population ever.

Folly Beach, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 82% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
6510 Marietta, Oklahoma 2,734 12.0%
6511 Hartford, Kentucky 2,733 6.4%
6512 Aspinwall, Pennsylvania 2,732 -7.3%
6513 Philipsburg, Pennsylvania 2,732 -11.1%
6514 Ford Heights, Illinois 2,731 -20.6%
6515 Christopher, Illinois 2,730 -3.9%
6516 Many, Louisiana 2,730 -5.6%
6517 Warden, Washington 2,729 6.7%
6518 Palmer Lake, Colorado 2,728 24.5%
6519 Van, Texas 2,728 15.1%
6520 Folly Beach, South Carolina 2,726 24.5%
6521 Westworth Village, Texas 2,726 28.3%
6522 Bedford, Pennsylvania 2,724 -13.2%
6523 New Tazewell, Tennessee 2,724 -5.1%
6524 Bonifay, Florida 2,722 -0.7%
6525 Dodge Center, Minnesota 2,722 21.1%
6526 Oak Harbor, Ohio 2,722 -4.7%
6527 East Tawas, Michigan 2,721 -7.6%
6528 Ashley, Pennsylvania 2,719 -4.8%
6529 Cohasset, Minnesota 2,719 9.5%
6530 Healdton, Oklahoma 2,718 -2.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
4504 Chester 5,420 -16.0%
4524 Batesburg-Leesville 5,377 -2.8%
4625 Central 5,179 41.0%
4626 Hollywood 5,179 24.4%
4647 Walterboro 5,121 -4.5%
4659 Travelers Rest 5,108 25.4%
4677 Abbeville 5,083 -13.4%
4860 Edgefield 4,755 7.2%
5060 Barnwell 4,429 -10.7%
5065 Surfside Beach 4,422 -0.4%
5087 Mullins 4,387 -12.5%
5098 Belton 4,370 -2.3%
5106 Isle of Palms 4,363 -4.6%
5138 Walhalla 4,315 13.2%
5205 Woodruff 4,232 -0.6%
5235 Williamston 4,183 9.9%
5316 Ridgeland 4,067 55.4%
5388 Manning 3,977 -0.9%
5555 Honea Path 3,754 6.0%
5640 Saluda 3,627 17.7%
5729 Lyman 3,518 24.9%
5791 Duncan 3,439 15.6%
5799 Blythewood 3,429 299.6%
5940 Bamberg 3,282 -11.7%
5988 Winnsboro 3,237 -15.2%
6018 Pendleton 3,197 6.9%
6041 Liberty 3,174 5.3%
6054 Pickens 3,164 4.0%
6081 Bishopville 3,134 -14.6%
6130 Kingstree 3,096 -14.0%
6204 Allendale 3,027 -25.4%
6258 Denmark 2,968 -10.4%
6264 Williston 2,965 -9.6%
6349 Andrews 2,876 -6.2%
6410 Burnettown 2,808 6.9%
6494 Springdale 2,744 3.7%
6520 Folly Beach 2,726 24.5%
6574 Pageland 2,683 6.5%
6577 Loris 2,680 28.7%
6600 Ravenel 2,669 14.0%
6672 Wellford 2,601 7.3%
6717 Hampton 2,560 -9.5%
6720 Landrum 2,559 2.7%
6768 Westminster 2,523 -8.1%
6814 McCormick 2,485 -6.6%
6829 Lincolnville 2,475 168.4%
6872 South Congaree 2,446 6.8%
6906 Pacolet 2,415 -11.7%
6945 Timmonsville 2,388 3.2%
7027 Johnston 2,331 -2.5%
7037 Cowpens 2,324 1.7%
7044 Inman 2,320 14.9%
7078 Pine Ridge 2,302 31.3%
7172 Blackville 2,240 -24.5%
7239 Kershaw 2,193 34.7%
7298 Ware Shoals 2,155 -9.0%
7306 New Ellenton 2,151 -4.4%
7308 St. George 2,151 3.8%
7527 Ninety Six 2,037 5.4%
7536 McColl 2,033 -18.6%
7579 Varnville 2,011 -4.0%
7706 St. Matthews 1,944 -7.8%
7731 Calhoun Falls 1,934 -16.6%
7753 Sullivan's Island 1,923 0.7%
7791 Great Falls 1,899 -13.4%
7807 Blacksburg 1,893 0.2%
7883 Seabrook Island 1,858 48.9%
7928 Estill 1,834 -23.1%
7971 St. Stephen 1,813 1.9%
8068 Jackson 1,771 9.0%
8087 Kiawah Island 1,764 52.0%
8104 Ridgeville 1,755 1.5%
8139 Fairfax 1,741 -45.5%
8278 Gaston 1,683 28.0%
8449 Chapin 1,604 143.3%
8564 Elgin 1,550 57.8%
8716 Johnsonville 1,492 2.8%
8771 Whitmire 1,469 -4.4%
8875 Chesterfield 1,429 3.5%
8890 Awendaw 1,423 18.7%
9056 Pelzer 1,373 1315.4%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 2,726 6,520
2016 2,782 6,445
2015 2,774 6,436
2014 2,739 6,468
2013 2,708 6,502
2012 2,682 6,514
2011 2,655 6,546
2010 2,617 6,578
2009 2,478 6,686
2008 2,468 6,697
2007 2,388 6,799
2006 2,412 6,748
2005 2,361 6,799
2004 2,349 6,794
2003 2,304 6,853
2002 2,303 6,843
2001 2,252 6,913
2000 2,188 7,026
1990 1,399 8,315