Latest Data (2018)
Population 33,908
Nationwide Rank 1141

Quick Facts

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is the 1,141st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is a city.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Myrtle Beach had its largest population ever.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 78% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
1131 Foster City, California 34,151 18.6%
1132 Cottonwood Heights, Utah 34,117 -2.9%
1133 Pullman, Washington 34,019 35.8%
1134 Cookeville, Tennessee 34,005 28.8%
1135 San Dimas, California 33,982 -3.0%
1136 Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 33,974 63.6%
1137 Deer Park, Texas 33,931 18.7%
1138 Seaside, California 33,930 2.4%
1139 Glendale Heights, Illinois 33,928 6.0%
1140 Chester, Pennsylvania 33,909 -8.0%
1141 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 33,908 40.2%
1142 North Ridgeville, Ohio 33,889 51.1%
1143 Salisbury, North Carolina 33,834 10.6%
1144 Kearney, Nebraska 33,761 22.7%
1145 University Place, Washington 33,740 12.3%
1146 Dana Point, California 33,730 -4.1%
1147 Valparaiso, Indiana 33,729 19.3%
1148 Newark, Delaware 33,673 14.6%
1149 Fairborn, Ohio 33,658 6.8%
1150 Midvale, Utah 33,636 24.2%
1151 Parkland, Florida 33,631 134.0%

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
750 Summerville 51,692 82.8%
896 Goose Creek 42,841 35.7%
981 Sumter 39,656 -2.4%
982 Hilton Head Island 39,639 16.6%
1030 Spartanburg 37,644 -6.2%
1031 Florence 37,625 19.3%
1141 Myrtle Beach 33,908 40.2%
1202 Greer 32,102 79.5%
1243 Aiken 30,778 17.6%
1376 Anderson 27,380 5.3%
1467 Hanahan 25,765 98.2%
1499 Mauldin 25,193 60.9%
1513 Conway 24,980 95.9%
1608 North Augusta 23,584 32.9%
1613 Greenwood 23,407 4.5%
1629 Bluffton 23,097 905.0%
1636 Simpsonville 23,037 55.2%
1708 Lexington 21,737 103.7%
1743 Easley 21,240 17.2%
1848 Fort Mill 19,848 147.0%
2007 West Columbia 17,821 33.3%
2075 Clemson 17,102 44.1%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 33,908 1,141
2017 32,795 1,167
2016 32,240 1,179
2015 31,035 1,201
2014 29,992 1,241
2013 29,175 1,263
2012 28,292 1,283
2011 27,658 1,297
2010 27,109 1,314
2009 31,968 1,106
2008 31,032 1,122
2007 30,304 1,140
2006 29,107 1,175
2005 27,343 1,231
2004 26,116 1,277
2003 25,319 1,300
2002 25,188 1,300
2001 25,091 1,288
2000 24,183 1,316
1990 25,200 1,102