In 2019, Horry County, SC had a population of 354k people with a median age of 47.6 and a median household income of $53,694. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Horry County, SC grew from 344,147 to 354,081, a 2.89% increase and its median household income grew from $49,047 to $53,694, a 9.47% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Horry County, SC are White (Non-Hispanic) (77.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (13.2%), White (Hispanic) (4.61%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.46%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.07%). 0% of the households in Horry County, SC speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.
95.3% of the residents in Horry County, SC are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Horry County, SC are Coastal Carolina University (2,239 degrees awarded in 2019), Horry-Georgetown Technical College (1,514 degrees), and Platt College-Miller-Motte Technical-Conway (351 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Horry County, SC was $202,800, and the homeownership rate was 72.2%. Most people in Horry County, SC drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Horry County, SC was 2 cars per household.