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Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area


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2022 population: 228,410   ( 41,400 from 2010 , 12,496 from 2020)
Land area: 1231.2 square miles
Population density: 185.5 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:151,712 66.42% 30.2%
Black:42,50118.61% 1.3%
Indian:5950.26% 53.7%
Asian:3,1371.37% 51.3%
2+ races:3,8041.67% 53.1%
Hispanic:26,66111.67% 14.3%
Total non-White:76,69833.58% 8.8%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:5,060 11.7
Deaths:5,30312.3
Net Migration: 12,03027.9
Net Immigration: 8301.9
Change in White population:35,170 18.8
Change in Non-White pop.:6,230 3.3




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

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Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
187,010
116,54262.32%
41,96522.44%
3870.21%
2,0741.11%
2,4851.33%
23,31912.47%
70,46837.68%

2000
141,615
89,85163.45%
39,50627.90%
3520.25%
1,0860.77%
1,3250.94%
9,3986.64%
51,76436.55%

1990
101,912
65,31164.09%
33,31832.69%
3280.32%
7640.75%
n/a
2,1912.15%
36,60135.91%

1980
79,868
47,63459.64%
29,29036.67%
680.09%
6420.80%
n/a
2,1132.65%
32,23440.36%

1970
63,021
38,35560.86%
23,26536.92%
800.13%
1740.28%
n/a
9751.55%
24,666 39.14%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
23,205 16.4
11,6588.2
20,98114.8
4,8243.4
26,691 18.8
18,704 13.2
1990's
NumberRate
19,288 18.9
9,0908.9
14,53114.3
9080.9
24,540 24.1
15,163 14.9
1980's
NumberRate
18,093 22.7
6,271 7.9
10,887 13.6
n/a
17,677 22.1
4,367 5.5
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
5,610 8.9
n/a
9,279 14.7
7,568 12.0

Age, Family & Household Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

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Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
46.4
39,269 17.2%
189,141 82.8%
58,689 25.7%
87,908
2.41
60,227 68.5%
48,724 80.9%
4,853 8.1%
27,681 31.5%

2010
NumberPercent
39.8
40,489 21.7%
146,521 78.3%
35,801 19.1%
73,462
2.45
51,266 69.8%
39,734 77.5%
4,929 9.6%
22,196 30.2%

2000
NumberPercent
35.7
33,538 23.7%
108,077 76.3%
21,134 14.9%
52,543
2.54
38,514 73.3%
30,636 79.5%
3,595 9.3%
14,029 26.7%

1990
NumberPercent
30.6
26,781 26.3%
75,131 73.7%
12,609 12.4%
35,947
2.64
27,061 75.3%
21,467 79.3%
2,781 10.3%
8,886 24.7%

1980
NumberPercent
25.0
23,302 29.2%
56,566 70.8%
6,841 8.6%
24,737
2.89
19,315 78.1%
15,635 80.9%
1,642 8.5%
5,422 21.9%

2022 Housing Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units112,441 
Median Value$362,193 
Occupied87,90878.2%
Vacant24,53321.8%
Owned66,16875.3%
Rented21,74024.7%
Median Rent$1,414 
Single-Family Units76,35667.9%
    Detached70,62562.8%
    Attached5,7315.1%
Buldings with 5+ Units18,71316.6%
Mobile Homes13,10611.7%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0004,2504.8%
$10,000 to $14,9992,5772.9%
$15,000 to $19,9992,2862.6%
$20,000 to $24,9992,9643.4%
$25,000 to $29,9992,5082.9%
$30,000 to $34,9992,7033.1%
$35,000 to $39,9993,5894.1%
$40,000 to $44,9993,0343.5%
$45,000 to $49,9993,3703.8%
$50,000 to $59,9995,8646.7%
$60,000 to $74,9999,26110.5%
$75,000 to $99,99912,82714.6%
$100,000 to $124,9998,6469.8%
$125,000 to $149,9996,6337.5%
$150,000 to $199,9996,8087.7%
$200,000 or more10,58812.0%
Median Household Income78,468 
Per Capita Income45,863 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to U.S.99 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI3,3383.8%
Public Assistance1,0651.2%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps5,9746.8%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed71,04965.2%
Unemployed2,5332.3%
In Armed Forces5,1334.7%
Total Labor Force78,71572.2%
Not in Labor Force30,30027.8%
Real Unemployment Rate 30.1%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector33,59926,73655.7%
Non-Profit3,0413,93543.6%
Self-Employed8,1754,90562.5%
Local Government1,9803,01339.7%
State Government8912,44126.7%
Federal Government1,2421,50445.2%
Total Private + Self41,77431,64156.9%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.7,15410,89339.6%
Total48,92842,53453.5%
Pct. Govt.12.1%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts13,64414.9%
Sales and Office Occupations21,39723.3%
Professional, Technical19,49021.3%
Service Occupations18,23319.9%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing3790.4%
All others18,91820.6%
White Collar 59.5%
Industry
 Number%
Retail trade13,498111.1%
Health care and social assistance11,25392.6%
Accommodation and food services9,99182.2%
Construction7,55562.2%
Educational services7,11458.5%
Professional, scientific, technical6,27751.6%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.5,65946.6%
Manufacturing5,61146.2%
Other services4,87740.1%
Finance and insurance3,34027.5%
Public administration3,22126.5%
Transportation and warehousing3,05425.1%
Real estate and rental and leasing2,72022.4%
Arts, entertainment, recreation2,58221.2%
Information1,81614.9%
Wholesale trade1,0618.7%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting1,0518.6%
Utilities8507.0%
Management900.7%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction620.5%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican13,3966.13%
Puerto Rican3,5201.61%
Cuban5300.24%
Dominican3170.15%
Total Central American3,9501.81%
Costa Rican4170.19%
Guatemalan6700.31%
Honduran2,2291.02%
Nicaraguan2030.09%
Panamanian1190.05%
Salvadoran3030.14%
Other Central American90.00%
Total South American2,2561.03%
Argentinean3810.17%
Bolivian1730.08%
Chilean570.03%
Colombian8520.39%
Ecuadorian800.04%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian770.04%
Uruguayan1290.06%
Venezuelan2480.11%
Other South American2590.12%
Other Hispanic1,4430.66%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Filipino5590.26%
Vietnamese4820.22%
Japanese3170.15%
Indian2420.11%
Chinese2160.10%
Thai1550.07%
Korean1100.05%
Hmong540.02%
Indonesian320.01%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English183,63388.3%
Spanish18,6119.0%
Other Indo-European1,0400.5%
Other9900.5%
German, other Germanic9210.4%
French, Haitian, Cajun7620.4%
Other Asian5130.2%
Vietnamese4440.2%
Tagalog3170.2%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
German25,14811.5%
Irish24,70911.3%
English24,05311.0%
American14,7176.7%
Italian12,1285.6%
French5,2692.4%
Polish4,9672.3%
Scottish4,9392.3%
European3,3721.5%
Scotch-Irish3,0861.4%
Dutch3,0671.4%
Swedish2,5881.2%
Norwegian1,9460.9%
British1,6890.8%
Russian1,3990.6%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen208,36195.4%
Not a citizen10,1544.6%
Native201,43992.2%
Foreign-born17,0767.8%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
3,555 2.3%7,305 4.6%36,975 23.4%45,846 29.0%37,643 23.8%26,566 16.8%
  Average years of education: 14.1
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 3,555 2.3%
9-12 Years 7,305 4.6%
H.S. Grad or GED 36,975 23.4%
Some College 45,846 29.0%
Bach. Degree 37,643 23.8%
Grad Degree 26,566 16.8%
Average years of education: 14.1

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton, SC Metro Area

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 85,972 82,764 3,208 3.7%
1991 87,170 83,578 3,592 4.1%
1992 89,944 85,732 4,212 4.7%
1993 94,038 89,084 4,954 5.3%
1994 97,180 92,970 4,210 4.3%
1995 102,550 99,194 3,356 3.3%
1996 106,918 103,320 3,598 3.4%
1997 111,970 109,064 2,906 2.6%
1998 115,400 112,874 2,526 2.2%
1999 118,820 116,072 2,748 2.3%
2000 120,158 116,248 3,910 3.3%
2001 120,140 115,332 4,808 4.0%
2002 125,940 120,046 5,894 4.7%
2003 131,620 124,656 6,964 5.3%
2004 138,416 130,816 7,600 5.5%
2005 143,284 135,642 7,642 5.3%
2006 148,674 141,066 7,608 5.1%
2007 149,824 142,762 7,062 4.7%
2008 148,670 140,072 8,598 5.8%
2009 146,850 133,506 13,344 9.1%
2010 153,742 139,984 13,758 8.9%
2011 153,612 140,186 13,426 8.7%
2012 154,044 142,468 11,576 7.5%
2013 157,372 147,478 9,894 6.3%
2014 161,720 152,790 8,930 5.5%
2015 166,852 157,916 8,936 5.4%
2016 168,516 160,736 7,780 4.6%
2017 171,742 164,956 6,786 4.0%
2018 175,812 170,270 5,542 3.2%
2019 180,210 175,588 4,622 2.6%
2020 179,862 170,216 9,646 5.4%
2021 177,718 171,604 6,114 3.4%
2022 179,136 173,530 5,606 3.1%
2023 187,204 182,030 5,174 2.8%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com