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Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area


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2022 population: 536,165   ( 159,443 from 2010)
Land area: 1983.4 square miles
Population density: 270.3 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:424,076 79.09% 43.8%
Black:59,08011.02% 23.4%
Indian:2,4100.45% 39.5%
Asian:7,1751.34% 99.4%
2+ races:10,4611.95% 78.7%
Hispanic:32,9636.15% 48.3%
Total non-White:112,08920.91% 37.0%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:9,461 9.7
Deaths:15,52815.9
Net Migration: 53,80155.2
Net Immigration: 1,0251.1
Change in White population:129,162 34.3
Change in Non-White pop.:30,281 8.0




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
376,722
294,91478.28%
47,87312.71%
1,7270.46%
3,5990.96%
5,8541.55%
22,2325.90%
81,80821.72%

2000
269,772
216,39480.21%
40,66515.07%
1,2150.45%
1,7690.66%
2,4550.91%
7,0172.60%
53,37819.79%

1990
195,038
157,70780.86%
34,27217.57%
6910.35%
9750.50%
n/a
1,3930.71%
37,33119.14%

1980
137,196
104,67376.29%
30,17521.99%
1730.13%
4910.36%
n/a
1,5631.14%
32,52323.71%

1970
94,215
69,01173.25%
24,50426.01%
650.07%
2390.25%
n/a
3150.33%
25,204 26.75%

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

2000's
NumberRate
36,282 13.4
27,81410.3
88,12832.7
5,1921.9
78,520 29.1
28,430 10.5
1990's
NumberRate
28,700 14.7
20,71610.6
50,08425.7
1,1920.6
58,687 30.1
16,047 8.2
1980's
NumberRate
26,302 19.2
13,206 9.6
46,022 33.5
n/a
53,034 38.7
4,808 3.5
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
29,121 30.9
n/a
35,662 37.9
7,319 7.8

Age, Family & Household Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC 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
49.9
81,882 15.3%
454,283 84.7%
135,574 25.3%
203,298
2.41
134,184 66.0%
104,819 78.1%
10,301 7.7%
69,114 34.0%

2010
NumberPercent
42.9
74,403 19.8%
302,319 80.2%
69,096 18.3%
158,522
2.35
104,474 65.9%
78,500 75.1%
10,105 9.7%
54,048 34.1%

2000
NumberPercent
39.6
57,450 21.3%
212,322 78.7%
41,881 15.5%
112,240
2.37
76,921 68.5%
60,527 78.7%
6,917 9.0%
35,319 31.5%

1990
NumberPercent
34.6
46,241 23.7%
148,797 76.3%
25,723 13.2%
75,759
2.52
56,001 73.9%
45,620 81.5%
4,601 8.2%
19,758 26.1%

1980
NumberPercent
29.3
41,601 30.3%
95,595 69.7%
13,243 9.7%
47,321
2.87
37,889 80.1%
31,791 83.9%
2,938 7.8%
9,432 19.9%

2022 Housing Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units297,218 
Median Value$249,943 
Occupied203,29868.4%
Vacant93,92031.6%
Owned158,07877.8%
Rented45,22022.2%
Median Rent$1,146 
Single-Family Units179,36760.3%
    Detached167,22856.3%
    Attached12,1394.1%
Buldings with 5+ Units62,14920.9%
Mobile Homes44,57615.0%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,00010,1035.0%
$10,000 to $14,9997,1423.5%
$15,000 to $19,9996,8793.4%
$20,000 to $24,9998,7784.3%
$25,000 to $29,9999,5404.7%
$30,000 to $34,9999,4184.6%
$35,000 to $39,9999,1704.5%
$40,000 to $44,9998,7114.3%
$45,000 to $49,9998,8114.3%
$50,000 to $59,99917,6638.7%
$60,000 to $74,99923,21211.4%
$75,000 to $99,99928,56414.1%
$100,000 to $124,99918,9269.3%
$125,000 to $149,99912,0335.9%
$150,000 to $199,99912,7326.3%
$200,000 or more11,6165.7%
Median Household Income63,269 
Per Capita Income36,578 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to U.S.85 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI10,1095.0%
Public Assistance2,3561.2%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps17,6818.7%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed179,67466.5%
Unemployed10,5863.9%
In Armed Forces2460.1%
Total Labor Force190,50670.5%
Not in Labor Force79,83029.5%
Real Unemployment Rate 33.4%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector77,62370,49952.4%
Non-Profit2,9947,11529.6%
Self-Employed16,8759,45464.1%
Local Government6,0158,06542.7%
State Government3,1516,33333.2%
Federal Government1,5781,22756.3%
Total Private + Self94,49879,95354.2%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.13,73822,74037.7%
Total108,236102,69351.3%
Pct. Govt.12.5%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts29,66514.0%
Sales and Office Occupations51,99524.6%
Professional, Technical39,59018.7%
Service Occupations46,12321.8%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing5190.2%
All others43,81820.7%
White Collar 57.4%
Industry
 Number%
Retail trade30,63319.8%
Accommodation and food services27,53917.8%
Health care and social assistance25,39216.4%
Construction19,94912.9%
Educational services16,13210.4%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.11,8597.7%
Professional, scientific, technical11,2517.3%
Manufacturing10,5076.8%
Other services10,2386.6%
Public administration7,8695.1%
Finance and insurance7,2054.7%
Real estate and rental and leasing7,0364.5%
Arts, entertainment, recreation6,9994.5%
Transportation and warehousing6,7644.4%
Wholesale trade3,7732.4%
Information3,5372.3%
Utilities3,3452.2%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting9090.6%
Management1810.1%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction730.0%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican15,1623.06%
Puerto Rican3,1210.63%
Cuban7370.15%
Dominican8240.17%
Total Central American3,5390.71%
Costa Rican3560.07%
Guatemalan1,3980.28%
Honduran1,1720.24%
Nicaraguan520.01%
Panamanian1780.04%
Salvadoran3830.08%
Other Central American00.00%
Total South American2,0410.41%
Argentinean1000.02%
Bolivian60.00%
Chilean1690.03%
Colombian8050.16%
Ecuadorian5330.11%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian1600.03%
Uruguayan200.00%
Venezuelan2480.05%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic4,0400.81%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Vietnamese1,3710.28%
Indian8930.18%
Filipino8900.18%
Chinese8500.17%
Korean3010.06%
Japanese2660.05%
Thai980.02%
Taiwanese360.01%
Laotian130.00%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English443,08893.1%
Spanish20,8564.4%
Other Indo-European3,1620.7%
Russian, Polish, other Slavic1,9380.4%
German, other Germanic1,1930.3%
Other1,0660.2%
French, Haitian, Cajun9230.2%
Vietnamese8840.2%
Other Asian8080.2%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
English68,98313.9%
Irish62,00712.5%
German61,55212.4%
American42,5598.6%
Italian33,6846.8%
European20,4954.1%
Polish12,7442.6%
Scottish11,0512.2%
French9,7872.0%
Scotch-Irish9,7132.0%
Dutch3,8990.8%
French Canadian3,4510.7%
Welsh3,3410.7%
British2,8270.6%
Swedish2,7830.6%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen482,42897.2%
Not a citizen13,8712.8%
Native468,83794.5%
Foreign-born27,4625.5%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
8,876 2.3%20,807 5.5%116,588 30.8%128,278 33.9%66,527 17.6%37,293 9.9%
  Average years of education: 13.5
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 8,876 2.3%
9-12 Years 20,807 5.5%
H.S. Grad or GED 116,588 30.8%
Some College 128,278 33.9%
Bach. Degree 66,527 17.6%
Grad Degree 37,293 9.9%
Average years of education: 13.5

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


Historical Labor Force Data for Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 197,990 185,506 12,484 6.3%
1991 206,578 190,944 15,634 7.6%
1992 217,260 197,980 19,280 8.9%
1993 222,066 200,740 21,326 9.6%
1994 229,194 211,006 18,188 7.9%
1995 241,324 226,926 14,398 6.0%
1996 251,528 237,192 14,336 5.7%
1997 261,530 248,968 12,562 4.8%
1998 268,738 257,940 10,798 4.0%
1999 277,900 267,336 10,564 3.8%
2000 281,408 270,470 10,938 3.9%
2001 279,314 264,856 14,458 5.2%
2002 287,756 270,412 17,344 6.0%
2003 303,272 284,282 18,990 6.3%
2004 315,014 295,256 19,758 6.3%
2005 329,056 309,260 19,796 6.0%
2006 354,458 334,586 19,872 5.6%
2007 359,970 341,036 18,934 5.3%
2008 363,924 337,612 26,312 7.2%
2009 365,188 322,580 42,608 11.7%
2010 357,626 313,118 44,508 12.4%
2011 360,336 317,520 42,816 11.9%
2012 361,272 323,312 37,960 10.5%
2013 361,932 330,452 31,480 8.7%
2014 363,658 337,040 26,618 7.3%
2015 371,430 345,088 26,342 7.1%
2016 378,582 356,184 22,398 5.9%
2017 388,230 368,312 19,918 5.1%
2018 395,348 377,378 17,970 4.5%
2019 404,862 388,852 16,010 4.0%
2020 399,886 365,194 34,692 8.7%
2021 402,450 381,154 21,296 5.3%
2022 415,794 398,740 17,054 4.1%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com