Hilton Head Island, South Carolina 

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Population

39,619

+8.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

3.4%

Median Income

$68,437

Median Home Price

$525,900

Median Age

55.7

Comfort Index (Climate)

3.8 / 7.8

summer / winter

SC Gifts

Best Places to Live in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Coastal resort area - On a barrier island on the Atlantic Coast, 20 miles northeast of Savannah GA. October, April and May are the most pleasant months in Hilton Head Island, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Hilton Head Island, SC Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Strong economy
Plenty of amenities
Good health
Cons
Humid
Hurricane threat
Flooding threat


What Bert Has To Say About Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area

The Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC metro area is located on a barrier island on the Atlantic Coast, 20 miles northeast of Savannah GA. Hilton Head Island is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Beaufort and Jasper counties.


QUICK FACTS

City: Hilton Head Island
Zip Codes: 29926 29928
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 10 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hilton Head Island is 3.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hilton Head Island jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hilton Head Island's cost of living is 22.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hilton Head Island's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Beaufort county remained moderately Republican, 54.4% to 44.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hilton Head Island's population is 39,619 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 8.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.7 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hilton Head Island is Real Estate: $525,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 9.6%.

SCHOOLS
Hilton Head Island public schools spend $12,315 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Hilton Head Island. More Education



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Housing Market in Hilton Head Island

It's a good time to buy in Hilton Head Island. Home Appreciation is up 17.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Hilton Head Island is $525,900.

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Reviews for Hilton Head Island   21 Reviews
Ruined - 11/26/2020
Unfortunately Beaufort county is full of transplanted northerners who do nothing but whine and cry about everything. They leave the north to come to the south and then... Read More

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Hilton Head Island is the Best Kept Secret in the - 3/4/2016
We got a second home on Hilton Head Island 10 years ago to get away from the Canadian winter weather. It took about 3 days to realize this is where we want to be... Read More

Viciously Intolerant Right Wingers - 7/27/2013
I have watched HHI change remarkably in the 40 years I have lived there. Development really started in 1979 and the early residents were explorers and drop outs who... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SOUTH CAROLINA
29926 29928

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