Statewide Claims to Fame

Myrtle Beach is 1st in South Carolina out of 57 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Myrtle Beach is 1st in South Carolina out of 78 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Myrtle Beach is 2nd in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander

Myrtle Beach is 2nd in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Myrtle Beach is 3rd in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Foreign born residents

Myrtle Beach is 5th in South Carolina out of 82 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Myrtle Beach is 5th in South Carolina out of 83 other cities in Retail sales

Myrtle Beach is 9th in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Housing units

Myrtle Beach is 10th in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Race - American Indian or Alaska Native

Myrtle Beach is 10th in South Carolina out of 94 other cities in Race - Hispanic or Latino

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Current population (2012) 28,292 14th 4,723,723 313,914,040
Size in square miles 23.3 12th 30,060.7 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,162.3 59th 153.9 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Residents younger than 5 5.8% 78th 6.3% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 18.5% 83rd 22.9% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 15.1% 33rd 14.7% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 87.8% 39th 83.6% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 27.0% 37th 24.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Race - White 72.3% 32nd 68.4% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 13.9% 71st 28.0% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.7% 10th 0.5% 1.2%
Race - Asian 1.5% 39th 1.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 2nd 0.1% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 2.7% 13th 1.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 13.7% 10th 5.3% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 67.8% 35th 64.0% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Female residents 49.2% 88th 51.4% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 17.1% 3rd 4.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Housing units 23,262 9th 2,157,033 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 59.2% 2nd 17.6% 25.9%
Households 11,748 13th 1,758,732 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 54.3% 62nd 69.8% 66.1%
Home median value $175,000 20th $137,000 $186,200
People per household 2.3 72nd 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Income per capita $26,393 27th $23,854 $27,915
Income per household $36,963 57th $44,587 $52,762
Income below poverty line 25.2% 29th 17.0% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Myrtle Beach Rank South Carolina US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,291 5th 360,397 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,773,107 5th $54,298,410 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $58,511 1st $12,273 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $797,783 1st $8,383,463 $613,795,732

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