Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area, South Carolina 

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Population

227,244

+15.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$53,863

Median Home Price

$340,200

Median Age

43.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

4.1 / 7.8

summer / winter

United States / South Carolina / Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area / Counties / Cities / Zip Codes

Best Places to Live in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area, 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 the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: South Carolina
County:
Metro Area: Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area
City: Hilton Head Island, Bluffton, 10 total
Zip Codes: 29910, 29909, 29906, 29926, 29928, 29902, 29927, 29936, 29907, 29920, 19 total
Cost of Living: -5.3% lower
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 10 ft above sea level

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Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, SC Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
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.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area's cost of living is 5.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and May are the most pleasant months in the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort metro area remained moderately Republican, 53.6% to 45.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area's population is 227,244 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 15.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area is Real Estate: $340,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.4%.

SCHOOLS
Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area public schools spend $12,531 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort

It's a good time to buy in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort. Home Appreciation is up 12.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort is $340,200.
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Reviews for Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort   2 Reviews
Bluffton is where I want to retire - 7/13/2020
I'm retired and my husband is about to and we're looking for a second home in a more temperate climate (at least, in the winter) than we have now (north of Boston).... Read More

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Knuckleheads crying racism. - 6/30/2019
Just visited for 8 days... LOVE IT HERE! We are from Malibu and this place is nicer. People are nicer, city is nicer, and its just plain... NICER! Those crying racism... Read More


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MAPS OF HILTON HEAD ISLAND-BLUFFTON-BEAUFORT METRO AREA, SOUTH CAROLINA
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ZIP CODES IN HILTON HEAD ISLAND-BLUFFTON-BEAUFORT METRO AREA, SOUTH CAROLINA
29910, 29909, 29906, 29926, 29928, 29902, 29927, 29936, 29907, 29920, 19 total

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