Little River, South Carolina

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Population in 2010: 8,960. Population change since 2000: +27.5%
Males: 4,387  (49.0%)
Females: 4,573  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  54.9 years
South Carolina median age:  38.6 years

Zip codes: 29566.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $44,232 (it was $40,427 in 2000)
Little River:

$44,232
SC:

$44,163

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,124 (it was $22,733 in 2000)

Little River CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,650 (it was $118,000 in 2000)
Little River:

$163,650
SC:

$139,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,395; Detached houses: $205,808; Townhouses or other attached units: $115,528; In 2-unit structures: $212,605; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $130,049; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $141,363; Mobile homes: $65,717

Median gross rent in 2013: $808.

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  • Races in Little River, SC (2013)

    Little River races chart
    • 8,14084.0%White alone
    • 8558.8%Black alone
    • 5455.6%Hispanic
    • 780.8%Two or more races
    • 670.7%American Indian alone
    • 130.1%Asian alone

Races in Little River detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Little River: 90.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (16.1%), German (14.3%), Irish (12.3%), United States (9.8%), Scotch-Irish (5.6%), Italian (4.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 25 feet

Land area: 10.5 square miles.

Population density: 857 people per square mile   (low).

Little River,SC real estate house value index trend

Little River, South Carolina map

For population 25 years and over in Little River:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 26.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Little River CDP:

  • Never married: 16.9%
  • Now married: 56.6%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 16.8%

380 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.8% North America, 0.6% Europe).

This place:

3.9%
South Carolina:

4.8%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Little River, South Carolina as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Little River to the number of sex offenders is 2,987 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $693 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $585 (0.3%)

Little River satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wilmington, NC (47.7 miles , pop. 75,838).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (134.7 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (465.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Carolina Shores, NC (1.9 miles ), Calabash, NC (1.9 miles ), North Myrtle Beach, SC (2.1 miles ), Sunset Beach, NC (2.6 miles ), Atlantic Beach, SC (2.6 miles ), Briarcliffe Acres, SC (3.0 miles ), Longs, SC (3.3 miles ), Ocean Isle Beach, NC (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 33.87 N, Longitude: 78.63 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -885 (-9.1%)
Workers who live and work in this place: 1,149 (25.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 843

Little River household income distribution Little River home values distribution

Property values in Little River, SC

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.1%
South Carolina:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (17%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Little River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Little River, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Little River-area historical tornado activity is below South Carolina state average. It is 33% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.8 miles away from the Little River place center injured 46 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.1 miles away from the place center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Little River-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/22/1974 at 05:25:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 110.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/1992 at 16:31:55, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 4.1 LG, 4.4 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 103.0 miles away from Little River center
On 8/2/1974 at 08:52:09, a magnitude 4.9 (4.3 MB, 4.9 LG) earthquake occurred 221.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2002 at 23:39:29, a magnitude 4.4 (4.0 MB, 4.4 LG, Depth: 1.5 mi) earthquake occurred 126.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/17/1995 at 13:45:57, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 104.9 miles away from Little River center
On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 116.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Horry County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 7, Fires: 3, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Little River topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Little River:

  • GRAND STRAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 14 miles away; MYRTLE BEACH, SC)
  • AUTUMN CARE OF SHALLOTTE (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; SHALLOTTE, NC)
  • SOUTHEASTERN DIALYSIS SHALLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, about 16 miles away; SHALLOTTE, NC)

Heliports located in Little River:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Little River:

  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 23 miles; Conway, SC; Full-time enrollment: 5,772)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 23 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 8,881)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 47 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 8,372)
  • Miller-Motte College-Wilmington (about 50 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 2,395)
  • University of North Carolina Wilmington (about 50 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 13,112)
  • Robeson Community College (about 57 miles; Lumberton, NC; FT enrollment: 2,322)
  • Francis Marion University (about 63 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,624)

Public high school in Little River:

Public elementary/middle schools in Little River:

  • NORTH MYRTLE BEACH MIDDLE (Students: 1,308, Location: 11240 HIGHWAY 90, Grades: 6-8)
  • WATERWAY ELEMENTARY (Location: 700 SANDRIDGE ROAD, Grades: PK-5)
  • RIVERSIDE ELEMENTARY (Location: 1287 HIGHWAY 57 SOUTH, Grades: PK-5)
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Notable locations in Little River: Bay Tree Golf Plantation (A), Cypress Bay Golf Course (B), Eagle Nest Golf Course (C), Eastport Golf Course (D), Heather Glen Golf Course (E), River Hills Golf and Country Club (F), Lighthouse Twelve (G), Coquina Harbour (H), Crickett Cove Yacht Club (I), Summit Place of North Myrtle Beach (J), Horry County Fire Department Little River (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Little River Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Little River include: Little River United Methodist Church (A), First Baptist Church (B), Saint Delight Church (C), North Myrtle Beach Pentecostal Church (D), Open Door Church (E), Saint Paul Church (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Platt Cemetery (1), North Myrtle Beach Memorial Gardens (2), Cedar Creek Cemetery (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Swamps: Baker Bay (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Mullet Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Horry County - Libraries- Branches- Stevens Crossroad (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 107 Highway 57 North) (1), Libraries-Horry County - Stevens Crossroad (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 107 Highway 57 North) (2), Elite Concierge (4473 Mineola Avenue) (3), Chamber of Commerce - N Myrtle Beach Office (270 Highway 17) (4), Collins Entertainment (Arcades & Amusements; 4309 Mineola Ave) (5), LA Belle AMIE Vineyard (Tours & Charters; 1120 Saint Joseph Road) (6), Getaway Cruises (Tours & Charters; 4495 Baker St) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Myrtle Beach Restaurants and Vacations Directory (4434 LRI Lane Apt 204) (1), Hartford Motor Inn (5409 North Ocean Boulevard) (2), Blockade Runner Motor Inn (1910 North Ocean Boulevard) (3), Lake Shore Motel (1443 Highway 17) (4), Mineola Motel (1505 Highway 17) (5), Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites North Myrtle Beach (722 Highway 17) (6), Holiday Inn in Myrtle Beach (Coquina Harbor 722 Highway 17 North Myrtle Beach) (7). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Horry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 53.4. This is better than average.

City:

53.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00000. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00000
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 9.8%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.7% for Black residents, 10.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.0 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.3%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
8 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness in 2010
4 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children in 2000

Little River, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Little River (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Stephens Crossroads Branch at 2496 Hwy 9 East, branch established on 2005/11/09; North Myrtle Beach Branch at 1702 Hwy 17, branch established on 1974/06/20. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • Waccamaw Bank: Little River Branch at 1180 Hwy 17, branch established on 2008/08/04. Info updated 2006/06/06: Bank assets: $562.0 mil, Deposits: $492.7 mil, headquarters in Whiteville, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Waccamaw Bankshares, Inc
  • TD Bank, National Association: Little River Branch at 1390 Highway 17, branch established on 1986/03/21. Info updated 2010/10/04: Bank assets: $188,912.6 mil, Deposits: $153,149.8 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, 1314 total offices, Holding Company: Toronto-Dominion Bank, The
  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Charleston: Little River Branch at 1376 Highway 17, branch established on 2003/06/16. Info updated 2012/02/24: Bank assets: $3,140.4 mil, Deposits: $2,278.8 mil, headquarters in Charleston, SC, negative income in the last year, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 69 total offices
  • First Bank: Little River Branch at 1602 Highway 17, branch established on 2008/07/14. Info updated 2011/01/25: Bank assets: $3,289.4 mil, Deposits: $2,759.1 mil, headquarters in Troy, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 98 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp
  • Horry County State Bank: Little River Branch at 3187 Highway 9 East, branch established on 1997/10/06. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $537.9 mil, Deposits: $491.4 mil, headquarters in Loris, SC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 13 total offices, Holding Company: Hcsb Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
South Carolina average:

12.0

Little River travel time to work - commute Little River mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Little River CDP (based on Horry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant61,718270
Mainline Protestant18,27839
Catholic18,1595
Black Protestant7,89141
Other3,14814
Orthodox7303
None159,367-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 56
Horry County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.15 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 17
Horry County:

0.68 / 10,000 pop.
South Carolina:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 164
Horry County:

6.57 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.38 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 459
Here:

18.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.9%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Adult obesity rate:
Horry County:

27.1%
South Carolina:

29.4%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

15.8%
State:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.8%
South Carolina:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Little River:

44.9%
South Carolina:

45.1%

Average BMI:
Little River:

29.1
State:

29.1

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

22.1%
South Carolina:

20.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Little River:

11.6%
South Carolina:

11.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
South Carolina:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.5%
South Carolina:

34.4%

General health condition:
This city:

53.0%
South Carolina:

54.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Little River:

74.4%
State:

79.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Little River, SC Residents

7.50% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,857 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.50%
South Carolina average:

6.90%

0.03% of residents moved from foreign countries ($112 average AGI)
Horry County:

0.03%
South Carolina average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Georgetown County, SC  0.37% ($28,467 average AGI)
from Brunswick County, NC  0.16% ($27,790)
from Florence County, SC  0.13% ($31,272)


6.03% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($29,174 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
South Carolina average:

6.53%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($136 average AGI)
Horry County:

0.04%
South Carolina average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Georgetown County, SC  0.34% ($28,960 average AGI)
to Charleston County, SC  0.20% ($37,626)
to Richland County, SC  0.14% ($27,817)

Strongest AM radio stations in Little River:

  • WMIR (1200 AM; 7 kW; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC BEACH RADIO, INC.)
  • WQJM (1450 AM; 10 kW; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WNMB (900 AM; 1 kW; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTAB (1370 AM; 5 kW; TABOR CITY, NC; Owner: WTAB, INC)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WPJS (1330 AM; 5 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: WPJS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WAAV (980 AM; 5 kW; LELAND, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WLSC (1240 AM; 1 kW; LORIS, SC; Owner: J.A.R.C. BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Little River:

  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WEZV (105.9 FM; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WYNA (104.9 FM; CALABASH, NC; Owner: COASTLINE COMMUNICATIONS OF CAROLINA INC)
  • WVCO (94.9 FM; LORIS, SC; Owner: CAROLINA BEACH MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WKVC (88.9 FM; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • WKZQ-FM (101.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYAV (104.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDZD (93.5 FM; OCEAN ISLE BEACH, NC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WGNI (102.7 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMYB (92.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WHMC-FM (90.1 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WGTR (107.9 FM; BUCKSPORT, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WBNU (103.7 FM; SHALLOTTE, NC; Owner: GARY E. BURNS)
  • WYEZ (94.5 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WMNX (97.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WWXM (97.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WJXY-FM (93.9 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WRNN (99.5 FM; SOCASTEE, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WDAI (98.5 FM; PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Little River:

  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • W49AN (Channel 49; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGSI-CA (Channel 11; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WECT (Channel 6; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WGSC-CA (Channel 8; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHMC (Channel 23; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • W34CQ (Channel 34; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • W47CK (Channel 47; SHALLOTTE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 28m92ftTotal length
  • 123,600Total average daily traffic
  • 9,153Total average daily truck traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED19$143,63454$125,864171$154,6395$86,63264$131,5706$66,937
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$05$143,79213$160,8691$5,5806$166,6231$21,490
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$141,83010$101,48176$179,5275$90,09418$123,0684$62,798
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$147,7856$181,88057$180,0342$115,13011$163,7052$74,800
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$127,5501$259,84015$161,7670$03$180,8571$97,960

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$154,0633$207,0932$110,525
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$216,8600$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$106,3401$253,7001$62,520
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$75,0800$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Little River that have no violations reported:

  • LITTLE RIVER W&SA (2620002) (Population served: 16,445, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
  • Hazardous Condition: 2

Incident types - Little River

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Little River, SC

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Little River, South Carolina:

  • Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites, 722 Hwy 17 N, Little River, South Carolina 29566 , Phone: (843) 281-9400, Fax: (843) 280-0175
  • Days Inn Little River, 1564 Hwy 17, Little River, South Carolina 29566 , Phone: (843) 249-3535, Fax: (843) 280-8225
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Little River, South Carolina
Most common first names in Little River, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert6872.2 years
James5772.3 years
William5673.8 years
John5271.8 years
Mary4276.8 years
Dorothy2481.1 years
Joseph2474.7 years
Thomas2264.0 years
Richard2171.0 years
Charles2174.8 years
Most common last names in Little River, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bellamy6772.4 years
Gore3266.5 years
Vereen2471.4 years
Lewis2371.3 years
Smith1780.2 years
Brown1672.7 years
Green1463.6 years
Johnson1276.5 years
Ward1274.2 years
Williams1166.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (95%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
Businesses in Little River, SC
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Jones New York1
Baskin-Robbins1Lane Furniture1
Blockbuster1McDonald's1
Burger King1Penske1
CVS2Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1Sleep Inn1
Days Inn1Subway2
Dunkin Donuts3U-Haul2
FedEx1UPS4
Holiday Inn1Waffle House1

Little River compared to South Carolina state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Little River on our top lists:

  • #71 on the list of "Top 100 cities with strongest arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services industries (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Arts, entertainment, and recreation (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that drank alcohol in the past 30 days"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the worst general health status score of residents (1-5), 3 years of data"
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Top Patent Applicants
  • Kenneth L. Willeford (10)
  • Predice D. Hendricks (3)
  • Scott W. Kaufmann (2)
  • Stanley L. Hager (2)
  • Roy M. Smith (1)
  • Michael J. Urbaniak (1)
  • Steve Fotson (1)
  • Cathy Mason (1)
  • Barbara Anne Graham (1)
  • Steve Fortson (1)

Total of 29 patent applications in 2008-2016.