The City of Conway had a population of 18,422 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Conway is located at latitude 33.8481 and longitude -79.0349 in Horry County. The formal boundaries for the City of Conway (see map below) encompass a land area of 21.75 sq. miles and a water area of 0.83 sq. miles. Horry County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 36 feet.
The City of Conway (GNIS ID: 2404120) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Conway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Conway: Conway Boro, Conwayboro, Conwayborough, Kingston.
|Population in Households||17,725|
|Population in Familes||13,177|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||697|
|Average Household Size||2.62|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||7,899 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||3,827 (48.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||2,933 (37.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,139 (14.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,246|
|Average Home Value||$157,850|
|Median Household Income||$33,521|
|Average Household Income||$47,658|
|Per Capita Income||$18,945|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.61%|
|Per Capita Income||2.52%|
The table below compares Conway to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 28||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 157||61st|
|Diversity Index2||# 109||73rd|
|Median Household Income||# 246||38th|
|Per Capita Income||# 197||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.