Myrtle Beach (zip 29579), South Carolina 

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Population

33,546

801% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.6%

Median Income

$49,102

Avg. Home Price

$165,000

Best Places to Live in Myrtle Beach (zip 29579), South Carolina

Beach city complex / college town - Northeast South Carolina on Atlantic Coast, 20 miles from North Carolina border
Pros
-Beaches and recreation
-Entertainment
-Job growth
Cons
-Tourist sprawl
-Arts and culture
-Crime rates

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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.


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City: Myrtle Beach
Zip Codes: Myrtle Beach (zip 29579)
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 30 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Myrtle Beach (zip 29579) is 5.6% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Myrtle Beach (zip 29579) jobs have increased by 2.33%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Myrtle Beach (zip 29579)'s cost of living is 2.50% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Myrtle Beach (zip 29579)'s Cost of Living
POPULATION
Myrtle Beach (zip 29579)'s population is 33,546 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 801.29%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Myrtle Beach (zip 29579) is $165,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -12.79%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Myrtle Beach (zip 29579) 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 (zip 29579). Learn More...

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Housing Market in Myrtle Beach

It's not a good time to buy in Myrtle Beach. Home Appreciation is down -4.0% in the last 12 months. Browse Myrtle Beach Real Estate.

The median home price in Myrtle Beach is $165,000. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Myrtle Beach    3 Reviews
Worst community to live in - 8/9/2012
18 years ago I bought a mobile home in a community called Emerald Forest. it was on a rented lot. back then, it was the nicest place you would want to live. Over the... (Read More)

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Worst community to live in - 8/9/2012
18 years ago I bought a mobile home in a community called Emerald Forest. it was on a rented lot. back then, it was the nicest place you would want to live. Over the... (Read More)

Worst community to live in - 8/9/2012
18 years ago I bought a mobile home in a community called Emerald Forest. it was on a rented lot. back then, it was the nicest place you would want to live. Over the... (Read More)


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