Latest Data (2017)
Population 32,795
Nationwide Rank 1167

Quick Facts

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is the 1,167th largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is a city.

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

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina is growing somewhat quickly. It is growing faster than 72% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
1157 Hinesville, Georgia 33,140 9.9%
1158 Lawndale, California 33,078 4.1%
1159 Estero, Florida 33,048
1160 Franklin Town, Massachusetts 32,996
1161 Andover, Minnesota 32,902 22.4%
1162 Sun Prairie, Wisconsin 32,894 58.4%
1163 Plainfield, Indiana 32,865 60.0%
1164 Walla Walla, Washington 32,854 7.6%
1165 Lewiston, Idaho 32,820 6.3%
1166 Salisbury, Maryland 32,807 40.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 32,795 35.6%
1168 Lake Stevens, Washington 32,785 159.2%
1169 Elk Grove Village, Illinois 32,776 -5.6%
1170 Pekin, Illinois 32,731 -3.4%
1171 Spring Valley, New York 32,724 41.9%
1172 St. Charles, Illinois 32,714 15.7%
1173 Copperas Cove, Texas 32,706 8.9%
1174 Jackson, Michigan 32,704 -9.7%
1175 Manitowoc, Wisconsin 32,697 -4.3%
1176 Eastpointe, Michigan 32,511 -4.4%
1177 DeLand, Florida 32,506

Similarly Sized Cities In South Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
760 Summerville 50,388 78.2%
898 Goose Creek 42,619 35.0%
956 Hilton Head Island 40,055 17.9%
958 Sumter 39,982 -1.6%
1022 Florence 37,778 19.8%
1028 Spartanburg 37,498 -6.5%
1167 Myrtle Beach 32,795 35.6%
1231 Greer 30,899 72.7%
1240 Aiken 30,721 17.4%
1373 Anderson 27,293 4.9%
1495 Mauldin 25,130 60.5%
1514 Hanahan 24,885 91.5%
1586 Conway 23,714 86.0%
1609 Greenwood 23,262 3.9%
1629 North Augusta 22,930 29.2%
1675 Simpsonville 22,072 48.7%
1724 Lexington 21,265 99.3%
1737 Bluffton 21,085 817.5%
1740 Easley 21,053 16.1%
2023 Fort Mill 17,557 118.5%
2051 West Columbia 17,265 29.1%
2100 Clemson 16,649 40.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
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