Myrtle Beach, SC
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Myrtle Beach Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Myrtle Beach Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
31,035

Age

PEOPLE OF South Carolina DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.03
5 To 17 11.74
18 To 24 8.05
25 To 34 14.98
35 To 54 26.64
55 To 64 14.55
65 Years And Over 18.01

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 3.3
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 85.7
COLLEGE GRADUATES 28.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Myrtle Beach 27049 24967.587455432866 #EE2025
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Myrtle Beach 36514 18146.41750377397 #EE2025
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
23.7%

Employment Industries in Myrtle Beach

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Accommodation 27.4
Retail 13.6
Healthcare 9.6
Construction 9.1
Education 6.5
Other 5.5
Real estate 3.9
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.8
Arts 3.7
Public Service 3.3
Administration 3.2
Finance 2.6
Manufacturing 2.5
Wholesale 2.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 69.9
Black Or African American 13.9
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.5
Asian 1.3
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.6
Some Other Race Alone 2.3
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 11.5

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
English 14.6
Irish 12.6
German 12.0
Italian 6.0
Scots-Irish 2.9
French 2.4
Scottish 2.1
Polish 2.1
Dutch 1.1
Jamaican 1.0
European 0.8
British 0.7
Brazilian 0.7
Russian 0.6
Moroccan 0.6
Portuguese 0.5
Welsh 0.5
Greek 0.4
Lithuanian 0.4
Israeli 0.4

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 82.4
Spanish 10.7
Portuguese 1.1
Other Indo-European 0.8
Arabic 0.7
French 0.6
German 0.6
Vietnamese 0.4
Russian 0.4
Pacific Island languages 0.4
Japanese 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.3
Tagalog 0.2
Persian 0.2
Greek 0.2
Hebrew 0.2
West Germanic languages 0.1
Polish 0.1
Serbo-Croatian 0.1
Thai 0.1

Foreign Born Myrtle Beach Residents:
14.9%