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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Nags Head, North Carolina
USA
PEOPLE COMPARISON HIGHLIGHTS
North Myrtle Beach is 75% more densely populated than Nags Head.
People are 2% more likely to be married in Nags Head.
The Median Age is 12.1 years older in North Myrtle Beach.
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PEOPLE
 North Myrtle Beach, SCNags Head, NCUnited States
 Population15,5792,908321,418,820
 Population - 201013,3972,785308,745,538
 Population - 200010,9742,700285,036,114
 Population - 19908,6361,838251,960,433
 Pop. 1990 to Now80.40%58.22%27.57%
 Pop. 2000 to Now41.96%7.70%12.76%
 Pop. Density77544291
 Land Area2073,531,905
 Water Area10264,837
 Median Age56.944.837.4
 Female Population51.13%45.60%50.81%
 Male Population48.87%54.40%49.19%
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 EST. TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE
 North Myrtle Beach, SCNags Head, NCUnited States
 Age 0 to 41.59%4.65%6.36%
 Age 5 to 92.51%4.47%6.51%
 Age 10 to 142.48%1.89%6.59%
 Age 15 to 171.35%1.43%4.03%
 Age 18 to 202.64%2.25%4.35%
 Age 21 to 244.09%5.58%5.61%
 Age 25 to 347.76%11.69%13.47%
 Age 35 to 4410.20%18.48%12.97%
 Age 45 to 5413.61%13.12%14.09%
 Age 55 to 599.09%6.51%6.57%
 Age 60 to 6411.88%10.29%5.72%
 Age 65 to 7422.52%10.58%7.64%
 Age 75 to 847.59%6.25%4.26%
 Age 85 and over2.69%2.82%1.85%
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 RACE
 North Myrtle Beach, SCNags Head, NCUnited States
 White89.95%93.71%62.77%
 Black2.60%1.54%12.24%
 Asian1.51%1.72%4.95%
 Native American0.00%0.00%0.66%
 Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.00%0.00%0.16%
 Other0.17%0.00%0.20%
 Two or More Races0.45%0.00%2.13%
 Hispanic5.33%3.04%16.90%
 Non-Hispanic94.67%96.96%83.10%
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 FAMILY
 North Myrtle Beach, SCNags Head, NCUnited States
 Households7,5821,227116,211,000
 Family Households4,10176176,958,100
 Non Family Households3,48146639,253,000
 Household Size1.912.212.63
 Married Population56.28%53.82%50.58%
 Single Population43.72%46.19%49.42%
 Now Married52.82%51.37%48.41%
 Married but Separated3.46%2.45%2.17%
 Never Married19.96%24.38%32.55%
 Widowed8.80%8.39%5.95%
 Divorced14.96%13.41%10.92%
 Married, w/children10.92%18.92%31.68%
 Married, no children72.59%60.97%41.44%
 Single, w/children9.05%13.54%16.94%
 Single, no children7.44%6.57%9.95%
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