Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 

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Economy in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Myrtle Beach has an unemployment rate of 5.0%. The US average is 3.9%.

Myrtle Beach has seen the job market increase by 1.6% over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 38.8%, which is higher than the US average of 33.5%.

Tax Rates for Myrtle Beach
- The Sales Tax Rate for Myrtle Beach is 8.7%. The US average is 7.3%.
- The Income Tax Rate for Myrtle Beach is 7.0%. The US average is 4.6%.
- Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing Cost of Living.

Income and Salaries for Myrtle Beach
- The average income of a Myrtle Beach resident is $26,949 a year. The US average is $28,555 a year.
- The Median household income of a Myrtle Beach resident is $37,064 a year. The US average is $53,482 a year.

INCOME BY POPULATION PERCENT

  ECONOMYMyrtle Beach, South CarolinaUnited States
  3.0%3.7%
  1.6%1.6%
  38.8%33.5%
  9.0%6.2%
  7.0%4.6%
  $28,280$31,177
  $39,006$57,652
  $50,855$70,850
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  0.4%1.3%
  0.0%0.6%
  9.1%6.2%
  2.5%10.4%
  2.2%2.7%
  13.6%11.6%
  1.6%4.1%
  0.3%0.9%
  0.7%2.1%
  2.6%4.7%
  3.9%1.9%
  3.8%6.7%
  0.0%0.1%
  3.2%4.3%
  6.5%9.3%
  9.6%13.8%
  3.7%2.2%
  27.4%7.4%
  5.5%4.9%
  3.3%4.8%
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    Reviews for Myrtle Beach    55 Reviews
    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

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    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

    Police/Gastapo - 7/27/2018
    Dropped off my wife and daughter to get an ice cream and 1230 am That’s right after midnight. Drove around the block to go back and get them stopped to pick the. You p... Read More


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