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Pros

-Beaches and recreation
-Entertainment
-Job growth

Cons

-Tourist sprawl
-Arts and culture
-Crime rates


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Myrtle Beach might be called the “northernmost city in Florida.” The wide, white, sandy beaches lined with high rise hotels and residences look just like a beach resort city in Florida. The area attracts some 15 million tourists per year. Serving this market are vast developments of chain restaurants, amusement parks, miniature golf courses, and a variety of local events.


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Highlights


  • Profile: Beach city complex / college town
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 30
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • Schools: See Local Schools
  • City: North Myrtle Beach
  • Zip Codes: 29582

Quick Facts About North Myrtle Beach


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in North Myrtle Beach is 5.60 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. North Myrtle Beach jobs have Increased by 2.33 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, North Myrtle Beach's cost of living is 2.70% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, North Myrtle Beach's population is 15,579 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 80.40 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in North Myrtle Beach is $195,150. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -8.94%.
    SCHOOLS
    North Myrtle Beach public schools spend $11,583 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.5 students per teacher in North Myrtle Beach.

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North Myrtle Beach Housing Market


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  4/24/2013
Middlesex Cty, New Jersey

High taxes, tolls, utilities but close to NYC. Not a good place to retire unless well to do & you have a house on the Jersey shore. Then again, that's if your house... (Read More)

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  3/13/2012
North Myrtle Beach/Little River/Myrtle Beach

Definitely a tourist area. Not a good place to raise kids! Schools are terrible. Decent amount of crime, nothing too extreme. High accident rate. Dear god do NOT drive... (Read More)

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  12/22/2011
Water quality

I have visited this area and it is very nice. I am thinking of longer stays. The only thing I find troubling is the lower end rating for water in this area in general.... (Read More)

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