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Population in 2012: 28,292 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +24.3%
 

Males: 14,432  (51.0%)
Females: 13,860  (49.0%)

Median resident age:  39.2 years
South Carolina median age:  37.2 years

Zip codes: 29568, 29577.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $34,227 (it was $35,498 in 2000)
Myrtle Beach:

$34,227
SC:

$43,107
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $24,648

Myrtle Beach city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $160,114 (it was $103,700 in 2000)
Myrtle Beach:

$160,114
SC:

$135,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $232,218; Detached houses: $304,083; Townhouses or other attached units: $157,603; In 2-unit structures: $221,941; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $150,195; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $165,924; Mobile homes: $45,803; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $25,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $824.

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  • White alone - 18,763 (68.4%)
  • Hispanic - 4,152 (15.1%)
  • Black alone - 3,505 (12.8%)
  • Two or more races - 412 (1.5%)
  • Asian alone - 330 (1.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 129 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 115 (0.4%)
  • Other race alone - 27 (0.10%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Myrtle Beach: 92.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (10.4%), Irish (10.1%), German (9.6%), United States (8.3%), Italian (3.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1938

Elevation: 30 feet

Land area: 16.8 square miles.

Population density: 1,686 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Myrtle Beach:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.8%
  • Unemployed: 12.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Myrtle Beach city:

  • Never married: 32.9%
  • Now married: 45.4%
  • Separated: 3.5%
  • Widowed: 6.5%
  • Divorced: 11.7%

5,149 residents are foreign born (3.1% Europe).

This city:  18.8%
South Carolina:  4.7%



According to our research of South Carolina and other state lists there were 191 registered sex offenders living in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina as of October 19, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Myrtle Beach to the number of sex offenders is 148 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $954 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $553 (0.4%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Wilmington, NC (65.9 miles , pop. 75,838).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Raleigh, NC (146.8 miles , pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (481.7 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Forestbrook, SC (2.3 miles ), Socastee, SC (2.6 miles ), Surfside Beach, SC (3.0 miles ), Briarcliffe Acres, SC (3.1 miles ), Red Hill, SC (3.1 miles ), Garden City, SC (3.3 miles ), Atlantic Beach, SC (3.4 miles ), North Myrtle Beach, SC (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 58 buildings, average cost: $115,400
  • 1998: 46 buildings, average cost: $142,300
  • 1999: 119 buildings, average cost: $93,600
  • 2000: 50 buildings, average cost: $197,500
  • 2001: 98 buildings, average cost: $197,900
  • 2002: 97 buildings, average cost: $382,500
  • 2003: 107 buildings, average cost: $320,600
  • 2004: 147 buildings, average cost: $301,500
  • 2005: 323 buildings, average cost: $245,300
  • 2006: 331 buildings, average cost: $296,000
  • 2007: 240 buildings, average cost: $196,400
  • 2008: 57 buildings, average cost: $237,400
  • 2009: 74 buildings, average cost: $150,500
  • 2010: 119 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2011: 187 buildings, average cost: $249,100
  • 2012: 272 buildings, average cost: $283,100

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Latitude: 33.70 N, Longitude: 78.88 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Golf Capital of the World

Daytime population change due to commuting: +30,326 (+110.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 7,757 (61.0%)

Area code: 843

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Crime rates in Myrtle Beach by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 24338224147
per 100,000 8.616.212.011.629.66.86.512.73.014.624.9
Rapes 4263425467493729393643
per 100,000 180.3254.4168.0209.7248.1166.9119.992.2118.5131.3153.1
Robberies 158195179193203222217154189160195
per 100,000 678.1787.4716.2749.4751.7756.1703.4489.4574.3583.4694.3
Assaults 273346238251277233276188254243227
per 100,000 1171.71397.2952.2974.61025.7793.6894.7597.5771.9886.1808.3
Burglaries 8357739308517781,011782664793590670
per 100,000 3583.83121.53720.93304.22880.73443.32534.82110.32409.82151.32385.6
Thefts 3,1063,5474,0523,8343,5903,9983,5873,0563,0613,2433,300
per 100,000 13331.014323.216211.914886.413292.913616.711627.29712.49302.011825.011750.0
Auto thefts 453515547456519479465264301354343
per 100,000 1944.32079.62188.51770.51921.71631.41507.3839.0914.71290.81221.3
Arson N/A1010161510735213
per 100,000 N/A40.440.062.155.534.122.79.515.27.346.3
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 296.0) 920.31022.2985.4944.4942.2866.5754.7579.4622.9725.6763.7

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Crime rate in Myrtle Beach detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 267 (199 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

7.09
South Carolina average:

2.36

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Myrtle Beach tourist attractions:

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.2%
South Carolina:

8.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: -2,577 (-10.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (24%)
  • Construction (22%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (4%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (8%)
  • Cashiers (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Average climate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

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Tornado activity:

Myrtle Beach-area historical tornado activity is slightly below South Carolina state average. It is 2% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 34.9 miles away from the Myrtle Beach city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 8/17/1965, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 14.7 miles away from the city center injured 46 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Myrtle Beach-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below South Carolina state average. It is 97% 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 92.1 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 84.7 miles away from Myrtle Beach 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 86.6 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.2 miles away from Myrtle Beach center
On 11/13/1990 at 15:22:13, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 MD, Depth: 2.1 mi) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD)

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).
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Birthplace of: Iron & Wine - Musician, Kelly Wearstler - Interior designer, Reggie Herring - Football player and coach, Steve Bailey - Bass guitarist, Alan D. Clemmons - Politician, Shane Carruth - Film actor, Anthony James (actor) - Actor, Anthony King - Comedian, Brandon Frye - Football player, Lester Brown (Canadian football) - Player of and football.

Main business address for: COASTAL FINANCIAL CORP /DE (SAVINGS INSTITUTION, FEDERALLY CHARTERED), AVX CORP (ELECTRONIC COMPONENTS & ACCESSORIES).


Hospitals/medical centers in Myrtle Beach:

  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE MYRTLE BEACH (Dialysis Facility, 4592 OLEANDER DR)
  • MYRTLE BEACH DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 3919 MAYFAIR STREET)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH OF MYRTLE BEACH (Home Health Center, 1705 NORTH OAK STREET #3)
  • INCARE HOME HEALTH, INC (Home Health Center, 4685 HWY 17 BYPASS)
  • LIBERTY HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, 1220 21ST STREET AVENUE NORTH)
  • TOTAL CARE OF SOUTH CAROLINA-MYRTLE BEACH (Home Health Center, 4101 MAYFAIR STREET)
  • ADVANTAGE HOSPICE AND HOME CARE (Hospital, 4720 HIGHWAY 17 BYPASS, SOUTH, SUITE F)
  • COMMUNITY MEDICAL CENTER SOUTH STRAND (Hospital, 5050 HIGHWAY 17 BYPASS)
  • GRAND STRAND REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Proprietary, provides emergency services, 809 82ND PARKWAY)
  • MERCY HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE (Hospital, PO BOX 50640 MYRTLE BEACH)
  • BRIGHTWATER SKILLED NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, 171 BRIGHTWATER DRIVE)
  • COVENANT TOWERS (Nursing Home, 5001 OLD LITTLE RIVER RD)
  • COVENANT TOWERS HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 5001 LITTLE RIVER ROAD)
  • GRAND STRAND HEALTHCARE (Nursing Home, 4452 SOCASTEE BLVD)
  • MYRTLE BEACH MANOR (Nursing Home, 9547 HIGHWAY 17, NORTH)

Political contributions by individuals in Myrtle Beach, SC

Airports located in Myrtle Beach:

Amtrak station:

MYRTLE BEACH (1100 JETPORT RD.) - Bus Station

Local government website: www.cityofmyrtlebeach.com

Colleges/Universities in Myrtle Beach:

  • Golf Academy of America (Full-time enrollment: 351; Location: 3268 Waccamaw Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.golfacademy.edu)
  • Cathedral Bible College (FT enrollment: 91; Location: 803 Howard Pkwy; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.cathedralministries.org; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Strand College of Hair Design (FT enrollment: 75; Location: 423 79th Ave N; Private, for-profit; Website: www.strandcollege.com)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Myrtle Beach:

  • Horry-Georgetown Technical College (about 10 miles; Conway, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,962)
  • Coastal Carolina University (about 11 miles; Conway, SC; FT enrollment: 7,254)
  • Francis Marion University (about 57 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,329)
  • Cape Fear Community College (about 65 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 3,987)
  • Florence-Darlington Technical College (about 66 miles; Florence, SC; FT enrollment: 3,088)
  • University of North Carolina-Wilmington (about 68 miles; Wilmington, NC; FT enrollment: 11,028)
  • University of North Carolina at Pembroke (about 71 miles; Pembroke, NC; FT enrollment: 4,818)

Public high school in Myrtle Beach:

  • MYRTLE BEACH HIGH (Students: 1239; Location: 3302 Robert Grissom Parkway; Grades: 9-12)

Private high schools in Myrtle Beach:

  • CALVARY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 299; Location: 4511 DICK POND RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 169; Location: 500A 4TH AVE N; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Myrtle Beach:

Private elementary/middle schools in Myrtle Beach:

  • ST ANDREWS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 239; Location: 3601 N KINGS HWY; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CHABAEL ACADEMY (Students: 112; Location: 2803 N OAK ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • RISEN CHRIST LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 39; Location: 10595 HWY 17 N; Grades: KG - 8)
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Library in Myrtle Beach:

  • CHAPIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,337,859; Location: 400 14TH AVE. N.; 80,057 books; 163 e-books; 5,077 audio materials; 3,931 video materials; 3 local licensed databases; 35 state licensed databases; 82 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • missing St Michael Catholic Church, Garden City from your information. Private school k-8
  • WNMB Radio in North Myrtle Beach at AM 900 is owned by Norman Communications Inc. (not fidelity).

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Notable locations in Myrtle Beach: Seaboard Industrial Park (A), Shady Grove Campground (B), Whispering Pines Golf Course (C), Broadway at the Beach (D), Whispering Pines Golf Course (E), Pine Lakes Country Club (F), Myrtle Beach City Hall (G), Chapin Memorial Library (H), Childrens Museum of South Carolina (I), Pepper Geddings Recreation Center (J), Canal Street Recreation Center (K), Base Recreation Center (L), Horry County Fire Department Myrtle Beach (M), City of Myrtle Beach Fire Department Station 5 (N), City of Myrtle Beach Fire Department Station 4 (O), Myrtle Beach Jetport Fire Department (P), City of Myrtle Beach Fire Department Station 1 (Q), Horry County Fire Department South Myrtle Beach (R), City of Myrtle Beach Fire Department Station 3 (S), City of Myrtle Beach Fire Department Station 2 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Dunes Shopping Center (1), Grand Strand Plaza Shopping Center (2), Myrtle Square Mall Shopping Center (3), Seventieth Avenue North Shopping Center (4), Sixth Avenue South Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Myrtle Beach include: Temple Emanuel (A), Saint Andrews Church (B), Pleasant Hill Church (C), Pine Lakes Church (D), Saint Philips Lutheran Church (E), Ocean View Church (F), Seventh Day Adventist Church (G), Midway Church (H), Kingway Pentecostal Holiness Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Ocean Woods Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bear Branch (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Myrtle Beach include: Midway Park (1), Chapin Memorial Park (2), Sea Hawk Memorial Stadium (3), Myrtle Beach State Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Withers Swash (A), Deephead Swash (B), Canepatch Swash (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Springmaid Villa Art Museum (3100 South Ocean Boulevard) (1), Franklin G Burroughs-Simeon B Chapin Art Museum (3100 South Ocean Boulevard) (2), The Children's Museum Of South Carolina (2501 N Kings Hwy) (3), Waccatee Zoological Farm (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 8500 Enterprise Road) (4), Myrtle Waves Water Park Inc (Water Parks & Slides; 3000 10th Avenue Extension North) (5), Ripley's Aquarium (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1110 Celebrity Cir) (6), Horry County - Libraries- Branches- Socastee 141-707 Connector Road (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 141 707 Connector) (7), Pavillion Amusement Park (Amusement & Theme Parks; 812 North Ocean Boulevard) (8), Dixie Amusement CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 910 North Ocean Boulevard) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Ocean Lodge (604 North Ocean Boulevard) (1), Days Inn Beach Front (1403 South Ocean Boulevard) (2), Comet Motor Inn (501 Chester Street) (3), Budget Inn Of Myrtle Beach (504 North Ocean Boulevard) (4), Bon Air Court (1401 South Kings Highway) (5), Dayton House Best Western (2404 North Ocean Boulevard) (6), Longview Motel (201 South Ocean Boulevard) (7), Aquarius III (301 12th Avenue North) (8), Country Club Villas (1550 N Fawn Vista Dr) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Myrtle Beach City - Municipal Court- Clerk Of Courts (1101 North Oak Street) (1), Rainbow Court Annex (411 North Ocean) (2), Horry County - Clerk Of Court- South Strand (9630 Scipio Lane) (3). 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
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AQI  PM10

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00000. This is significantly better than average. There were 17 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00000
U.S.:

0.06353
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 11.6. This is about average. There were 8 monitors within city limits.
City:

11.6
U.S.:

11.7

Drinking water stations with addresses in Myrtle Beach and their reported violations in the past:

OCEAN LAKES LTD (Population served: 8229, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-26-2006), St Public Notif received (FEB-26-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-02-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-02-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-10-1999 and APR-09-2000, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-10-2000)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-1999 and MAR-2000, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-10-2000)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1993 and JUL-10-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-10-1994)
LAKEWOOD CAMPGROUND (Population served: 4555, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and JUL-20-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-11-2005), St Compliance achieved (JUL-20-2005)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-1997 and OCT-10-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-08-1998), St Public Notif received (JUL-01-1998), St Compliance achieved (OCT-10-1998)
  • One minor monitoring violation
THOMPKINS MHP (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-1998 and SEP-1998, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-12-1999), St Public Notif received (MAR-02-1999)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Myrtle Beach that have no violations reported:

  • MYRTLE BEACH CITY OF (Population served: 27132, Primary Water Source Type: Surface_water)
  • WACCATEE ZOO (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 26.5%
(16.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.1% for Black residents, 46.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.8% for American Indian residents, 71.3% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 39.5% for other race residents, 46.2% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
South Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  52.2%
Whole state:  67.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.0%
Whole state:  6.0%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Myrtle Beach, SC

People in group quarters in Myrtle Beach in 2010:

  • 95 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 61 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 28 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 22 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in Myrtle Beach in 2000:

  • 124 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in nursing homes
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse

Myrtle Beach compared to South Carolina state average:

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Myrtle Beach (2011 data):

  • First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Charleston: Renee Drive Branch, 82nd Parkway Branch, Wal-Mart Supercenter Branch, Wal-Mart Myrtle Beach Branch, Grissom Parkway Branch, Dick Pond Branch. 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 Citizens Bank and Trust Company, Inc.: Socastee Branch, Carolina Forest Branch, Myrtle Beach Branch, Myrtle Beach - Surfside Branch, North Kings Hwy. Info updated 2011/08/24: Bank assets: $8,104.0 mil, Deposits: $6,880.8 mil, headquarters in Columbia, SC, positive income, 197 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Myrtle Beach Main Branch, Carolina Forest Branch, North Kings Highway Branch, Coastal Grand Mall Night Drop, Coastal Grande Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Myrtle Beach Main Branch, Sayebrook Branch, 76th Avenue North Branch, Socastee Boulevard Branch, Carolina Forest Branch. 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
  • TD Bank, National Association: Dunes Branch, Carolina Forest Branch, Plantation Point Branch, Myrtle Beach Main. 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
  • Horry County State Bank: Myrtle Beach Branch, Socastee Branch, Carolina Forest Branch. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Oak Street, Carolina Forest Branch, Dunes Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of North Carolina: Surfside Branch at 3064 Dick Pond Road, branch established on 2001/06/06; Beach First National Bank Branch at 3751 Robert M. Grissom Parkway Suite 100, branch established on 1996/09/23. Info updated 2012/01/09: Bank assets: $2,453.6 mil, Deposits: $2,119.0 mil, headquarters in Thomasville, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 37 total offices, Holding Company: Bnc Bancorp
  • First Palmetto Savings Bank, F.S.B.: 48th Avenue Branch at 1204 48th Avenue North, branch established on 2006/06/30; Myrtle Beach Branch at 10207 North Kings Highway, branch established on 1997/12/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $625.7 mil, Deposits: $495.8 mil, headquarters in Camden, SC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 21 total offices
  • 9 other banks with 10 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina:

  • Cadillac Court, 202 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (843) 448-5143
  • Emerald Shores Motel, 404 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (843) 448-3276
  • Hendrix House, 404 14TH Ave S, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (843) 448-2766
  • Hilton Myrtle Beach Resort, 10000 Bch Club Dr, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 , Phone: (843) 449-5000, Fax: (843) 497-0295
  • Ocean Front Motel, 510 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (843) 626-9473
  • M Grande Resort & Spa, 2701 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (843) 448-2518, Fax: (843) 444-1009
  • Knights Inn, 3622 Hwy 501 W, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 , Phone: (803) 236-7400, Fax: (803) 236-2541
  • Embassy Suites Myrtle Beach, 9800a Queensway Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29572 , Phone: (843) 449-0006, Fax: (843) 497-2029
  • 47 other hotels and motels
All 55 fire-safe hotels and motels in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Myrtle Beach travel time to work - commute


Myrtle Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (92%)
  • Utility gas (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Myrtle Beach city (based on Horry County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.28%
Here42.3%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents47.2%17.3%13.0%5.1%2.5%
Congregations45.7%2.2%11.6%2.2%1.7%
NameEpiscopal ChurchInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)National Association of Free Will BaptistsOther
Adherents2.2%1.3%1.2%1.1%8.9%
Congregations1.7%5.6%3.4%6.9%19.0%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables 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%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 38$147,107$46,4550$0
Other Government Administration 52$213,095$49,1760$0
Judicial and Legal 23$92,795$48,4150$0
Police Protection - Officers 187$689,409$44,2400$0
Police - Other 59$155,998$31,7280$0
Firefighters 138$480,020$41,7410$0
Fire - Other 3$8,765$35,0600$0
Streets and Highways 26$98,877$45,6360$0
Solid Waste Management 29$83,647$34,6130$0
Sewerage 23$71,213$37,1550$0
Parks and Recreation 132$393,153$35,74191$74,995
Housing and Community Development(Local) 3$13,457$53,8280$0
Natural Resources 15$44,530$35,6240$0
Water Supply 24$65,785$32,8930$0
Local Libraries 12$46,363$46,3630$0
Other and Unallocable 28$86,556$37,0950$0
Totals for Government 792$2,690,770$40,76991$74,995

Myrtle Beach government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $10,978,000 ($388.02)
    Natural Resources - Other: $10,363,000 ($366.29)
    Regular Highways: $1,932,000 ($68.29)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,772,000 ($62.63)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,369,000 ($48.39)
    General Public Buildings: $710,000 ($25.10)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $16,349,000 ($577.87)
    Parks and Recreation: $15,792,000 ($558.18)
    Sewerage: $11,363,000 ($401.63)
    Water Utilities: $10,711,000 ($378.59)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,060,000 ($320.23)
    Central Staff Services: $5,981,000 ($211.40)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,767,000 ($133.15)
    Financial Administration: $2,754,000 ($97.34)
    Housing and Community Development: $2,454,000 ($86.74)
    Regular Highways: $2,105,000 ($74.40)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,030,000 ($71.75)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,265,000 ($44.71)
    Libraries: $1,127,000 ($39.83)
    General Public Buildings: $402,000 ($14.21)
    Parking Facilities: $306,000 ($10.82)
    Public Welfare - Other: $97,000 ($3.43)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $7,503,000 ($265.20)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $108,000 ($3.82)
    Police Protection: $100,000 ($3.53)
    Financial Administration: $58,000 ($2.05)
    Housing and Community Development: $48,000 ($1.70)
    Central Staff Services: $29,000 ($1.03)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $43,996,000 ($1555.07)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,062,000 ($72.88)

Myrtle Beach government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,638,000 ($340.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,295,000 ($151.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,122,000 ($110.35)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,227,000 ($43.37)
    All Other: $1,024,000 ($36.19)
    Parking Facilities: $972,000 ($34.36)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $62,000 ($2.19)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $191,000 ($6.75)
    All Other: $162,000 ($5.73)
    Natural Resources: $93,000 ($3.29)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $444,000 ($15.69)
    Highways: $357,000 ($12.62)
    All Other: $39,000 ($1.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $8,363,000 ($295.60)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,190,000 ($289.48)
    Rents: $7,624,000 ($269.48)
    Fines and Forfeits: $2,282,000 ($80.66)
    Interest Earnings: $1,805,000 ($63.80)
    Donations From Private Sources: $62,000 ($2.19)
    Sale of Property: $42,000 ($1.48)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $14,590,000 ($515.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $8,261,000 ($291.99)
    Housing and Community Development: $7,393,000 ($261.31)
    Highways: $878,000 ($31.03)
  • Tax - Property: $19,674,000 ($695.39)
    Public Utility License: $17,585,000 ($621.55)
    Other Selective Sales: $9,856,000 ($348.37)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $2,909,000 ($102.82)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,695,000 ($95.26)

Myrtle Beach government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $182,449,000 ($6448.78)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $155,406,000 ($5492.93)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,794,000 ($1653.97)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $19,751,000 ($698.11)

Myrtle Beach government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $53,888,000 ($1904.71)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $10,158,000 ($359.04)

10.43% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,969 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.43%
South Carolina average:

8.00%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($151 average AGI)
Horry County:

0.10%
South Carolina average:

0.15%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Georgetown County, SC  0.47% ($36,553 average AGI)
from Florence County, SC  0.18% ($51,126)
from Brunswick County, NC  0.17% ($41,477)


6.42% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.42%
South Carolina average:

6.88%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($137 average AGI)
Horry County:

0.05%
South Carolina average:

0.11%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Georgetown County, SC  0.42% ($39,877 average AGI)
to Charleston County, SC  0.17% ($36,056)
to Brunswick County, NC  0.15% ($33,810)

Strongest AM radio stations in Myrtle Beach:

  • WQJM (1450 AM; 10 kW; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMIR (1200 AM; 7 kW; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC BEACH RADIO, INC.)
  • WPJS (1330 AM; 5 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: WPJS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WNMB (900 AM; 1 kW; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WTAB (1370 AM; 5 kW; TABOR CITY, NC; Owner: WTAB, INC)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Myrtle Beach:

  • W208BA (89.5 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • WYAV (104.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMYB (92.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WGTR (107.9 FM; BUCKSPORT, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WRNN (99.5 FM; SOCASTEE, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYEZ (94.5 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWXM (97.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYAK-FM (103.1 FM; SURFSIDE BEACH, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDAI (98.5 FM; PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEZV (105.9 FM; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WJXY-FM (93.9 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WKZQ-FM (101.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WHMC-FM (90.1 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WHQR (91.3 FM; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: FRIENDS OF PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W244AY (96.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE)
  • WMBJ (88.3 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WVCO (94.9 FM; LORIS, SC; Owner: CAROLINA BEACH MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WSYN (106.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WSEA (100.3 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Myrtle Beach:

  • W34CQ (Channel 34; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • W49AN (Channel 49; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGSI-CA (Channel 11; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WGSC-CA (Channel 8; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WHMC (Channel 23; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WWSC-LP (Channel 28; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: WWSC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WUNJ-TV (Channel 39; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W51AT (Channel 51; GEORGETOWN, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Myrtle Beach fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11
Total length: 64 meters (210ft)
Total costs: $119,000
Total average daily traffic: 208,250
Total average daily truck traffic: 11,360

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 0
  • 1960-1969: 1
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 1
  • 2000-2009: 7
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Myrtle Beach, SC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Myrtle Beach)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 199 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Myrtle Beach, SC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 77 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 64 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 231 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Myrtle Beach)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Myrtle Beach)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 70 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED34$165,556253$164,185443$230,33717$155,0812$537,660384$191,81110$31,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$123,34024$232,59230$196,4214$56,0950$033$189,9110$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$135,26798$219,454317$207,72011$60,0052$8,777,560238$199,7423$49,633
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$133,36955$176,833165$200,7046$90,1921$54,53097$192,3230$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$140,91512$231,80424$202,6230$00$015$170,4330$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.00 , 0504.00, 0505.00, 0506.00, 0507.00, 0508.00, 0509.00, 0510.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED11$138,1763$171,0134$119,895
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED12$205,6124$243,03010$208,781
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$227,0363$149,8400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$65,4400$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0503.00 , 0504.00, 0505.00, 0506.00, 0507.00, 0508.00, 0509.00, 0510.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 281
  • Hazardous Condition: 207
  • Service Call: 32
  • Good Intent Call: 20

Incident types - Myrtle Beach


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Myrtle Beach, SC

Most common first names in Myrtle Beach, SC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William38372.0 years
John35172.8 years
James32670.2 years
Mary30978.0 years
Robert30470.8 years
Charles19172.8 years
Joseph15272.5 years
George14472.4 years
Richard14168.8 years
Dorothy13277.4 years
Most common last names in Myrtle Beach, SC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13770.6 years
Johnson9370.0 years
Brown8475.8 years
Davis7371.1 years
Williams6972.7 years
Martin6474.4 years
Jones5772.9 years
Miller5575.9 years
Collins5371.2 years
White5174.7 years
Businesses in Myrtle Beach, SC
NameCountNameCount
ALDO1Kmart1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kohl's1
Abercrombie Kids1Kroger2
Aeropostale4La Quinta2
Aerosoles1La-Z-Boy1
American Eagle Outfitters3Lane Bryant3
Ann Taylor4Lane Furniture2
Applebee's1LensCrafters2
Arby's3Levi Strauss & Co.2
Ashley Furniture1Lowe's2
AutoZone2Marriott6
BMW1Marshalls1
Banana Republic3MasterBrand Cabinets14
Baskin-Robbins3Maurices1
Bath & Body Works3McDonald's6
Bed Bath & Beyond1Men's Wearhouse2
Ben & Jerry's3Microtel1
Best Western2Motherhood Maternity2
Blockbuster2New Balance1
Brooks Brothers3New York & Co2
Brookstone1Nike28
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot2
Buffalo Wild Wings1OfficeMax1
Burger King5Old Navy2
CVS7Olive Garden1
Cache1Outback2
Casual Male XL1Outback Steakhouse2
Charlotte Russe1Pac Sun3
Chick-Fil-A6Papa John's Pizza2
Chico's3Payless2
Clarion1Penske1
Clarks1PetSmart1
Cold Stone Creamery2Pier 1 Imports1
Coldwater Creek2Pizza Hut2
Comfort Inn1Quality1
Comfort Suites1Quiznos1
Costco1RadioShack2
Cracker Barrel1Red Lobster2
Curves1Red Robin1
DHL2Red Roof Inn1
Dairy Queen3Rite Aid3
Days Inn2Rooms To Go1
Dennys2Ruby Tuesday3
Domino's Pizza6Rue212
DressBarn3SAS Shoes1
Dunkin Donuts6SONIC Drive-In3
Econo Lodge1Sam's Club1
Eddie Bauer1Sears2
Express1Sephora1
Famous Footwear2Sleep Inn1
FedEx21Soma Intimates1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel3
Firestone Complete Auto Care2Starbucks8
Foot Locker2Steak 'n Shake1
Forever 211Suburban1
GNC3Subway11
GameStop2Super 84
Gap3T-Mobile7
Gymboree2T.G.I. Driday's1
H&R Block3T.J.Maxx1
Hardee's2Taco Bell3
Holiday Inn3Talbots2
Hollister Co.1Target1
Home Depot1The Room Place1
Hot Topic1Toys"R"Us3
IHOP2U-Haul11
IZOD1UPS30
J.Crew1Vans4
JCPenney2Verizon Wireless1
Jimmy Jazz1Victoria's Secret4
JoS. A. Bank1Waffle House3
Johnny Rockets1Walgreens3
Jones New York6Walmart3
Journeys2Wendy's1
KFC3Wet Seal1
Kincaid1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Myrtle Beach, SC


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Total of 99 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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