Demographics

People

Total Population4,312
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens27.6%
Employed Population 16+1,798
Age of the Population54

Families

% of people married48.9%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher64.9%
Median Earnings25+$28,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$13,625
Median Earnings With High School Degree$27,695

Wealth

Median Family Income$58,542
% Above Poverty Level86.8%
% Below Poverty Level13.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time20 minutes
% Working from Home10.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.7%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone33.5%
Median Gross Rent$981
Median House Value$270,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)18%
Irish15.5%
English11%
Italian8.6%
Scottish4.6%
Norwegian3.8%
Polish3.5%
Swedish2.9%
French Except Basque2.4%
Canadian1.5%
Hungarian1.3%
Dutch0.9%
German0.8%
Welsh0.7%
Greek0.6%
Swiss0.5%
Russian0.4%
Serbian0.4%
Portuguese0.3%
Belgian0.2%
Finnish0.2%
Arab0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Danishn0.1%
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Surfside Beach Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyHorry County
Standard Zip Codes29575
P.O. Box Zip Codes29587
Phone Area Codes843
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude33.63
Approximate Longitude-78.97

Surfside Beach Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBROOKGREEN GARDENS
Distance9.6 miles
Jan Temp37 to 58 F
Apr Temp52 to 75 F
Jul Temp72 to 90 F
Oct Temp55 to 77 F
Annual Precip54.5 inches
StationLONGWOOD
Distance37.4 miles
Jan Temp33 to 56 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp69 to 90 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip54.9 inches
StationLAKE CITY 2 SE
Distance46.9 miles
Jan Temp32 to 56 F
Apr Temp47 to 76 F
Jul Temp69 to 92 F
Oct Temp50 to 76 F
Annual Precip49.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Atlantic Beach242$51,146
Conway22,661$53,594
Georgetown8,936$38,655
Myrtle Beach31,783$54,571
North Myrtle Beach15,862$70,506
Pawleys Island89$228,125

Surfside Beach Private Schools

First Baptist Weeschool
711 16th Ave N
ZIP: 29575
Elementary
Total Enrollment 11
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