Select a Section


Download .xls


The 2016 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, population is 31,035. There are 1,321 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

The median age is 40.5. The US median is 37.4. 45.37% of people in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, are married. 13.76% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.32 people. 19.76% of people are married, with children. 20.37% have children, but are single.

Race in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

69.85% of people are white, 12.41% are black, 1.37% are asian, 0.81% are native american, and 0.16% claim 'Other'.

13.26% of the people in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 86.74% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEMyrtle Beach, South CarolinaUnited States
  Population  31,035321,418,820
  Population - 2010  26,696308,745,538
  Population - 2000  22,759285,036,114
  Population - 1990  24,848251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  24.90%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  36.36%12.76%
  Pop. Density  1,32191
  Land Area  233,531,905
  Water Area  0264,837
  Median Age  40.537.4
  Female Population  51.07%50.81%
  Male Population  48.93%49.19%
  White  69.85%62.77%
  Black  12.41%12.24%
  Asian  1.37%4.95%
  Native American  0.81%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.63%0.16%
  Other  0.16%0.20%
  Two or More Races  1.52%2.13%
  Hispanic  13.26%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  86.74%83.10%
  Households  12,222116,211,000
  Family Households  6,63976,958,100
  Non Family Households  5,58339,253,000
  Household Size  2.322.63
  Married Population  45.37%50.58%
  Single Population  54.64%49.42%
  Now Married  42.32%48.41%
  Married but Separated  3.05%2.17%
  Never Married  33.91%32.55%
  Widowed  6.97%5.95%
  Divorced  13.76%10.92%
  Married, w/children  19.76%31.68%
  Married, no children  48.74%41.44%
  Single, w/children  20.37%16.94%
  Single, no children  11.13%9.95%

View More Data >


Please Sign up or Log In to use maps.


Reviews for Myrtle Beach

Star Rating Not a fan. Not for me. Just okay. Great place. The best place.
Mouse over the stars for your rating and click to rate.
1=Not a Fan. 2=Not for Me. 3=Just Okay. 4=Great Place. 5=The Best Place.

Start Your Review of Myrtle_Beach, SC

Myrtle Beach Sucks (If you live here) - 2/18/2018
I lived here about 10 years and I am about over it. I strongly suggest you NOT move here, especially if you are a single gay man like me. For starters, there is zero... (Read More)

Start Your Review of Myrtle Beach

wonderful place - 10/28/2017
love the variety of restaurants and entertainment the beach offers great place to go to hang out with friends or... (Read More)

Terrible Place to Live - 8/16/2017
I have lived in Myrtle Beach for 20 years (since I was 4). I know all of the ins and outs. I know what it is like to be a child here, a teen here, and now an adult. And... (Read More)

Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Myrtle_Beach, SC to any other place in the USA.
Select a Section