Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 

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Population

30,760

+15.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.6%

Median Income

$37,064

Median Home Price

$149,800

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Best Places to Live in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Beach city complex / college town - Northeast South Carolina on Atlantic Coast, 20 miles from North Carolina border. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Myrtle Beach, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Myrtle Beach, 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
Beaches and recreation
Entertainment
Job growth
Cons
Tourist sprawl
Arts and culture
Crime rates


What Bert Has To Say About Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach Metro Area

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Myrtle Beach
Zip Codes: 29577 29568 29572
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Myrtle Beach is 7.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Myrtle Beach jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Myrtle Beach's cost of living is 15.2% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Myrtle Beach's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
#WeatherDataText# Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Horry county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 66.1% to 32.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Myrtle Beach's population is 30,760 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 15.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Myrtle Beach is Real Estate: $149,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%.

SCHOOLS
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 Myrtle Beach. More Education



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Housing Market in Myrtle Beach

It's a good time to buy in Myrtle Beach. Home Appreciation is up 7.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Myrtle Beach is $149,800.

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Reviews for Myrtle Beach   56 Reviews
Change isn't always good - 2/7/2020
Coming from Massachusetts and New York state, I loved the weather, beach and change of lifestyle. Being an outgoing friendly person I met some nice people here along... Read More

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Yes to The Carolinas But No to Myrtle - 1/4/2019
We were looking for a new city, and Myrtle Beach had had enough press that we were curious to check it out. A 30something and 40something couple, both of us have... Read More

Pro's and Con's of living in Myrtle Beach - 11/25/2018
If I could give 4.5 instead of 5 I would because Id like to see the traffic flow better with more red lights and see more money put in to landscaping the roadways and... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MYRTLE BEACH, SOUTH CAROLINA
29577 29568 29572

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