Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 29575: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Myrtle Beach, SC 29575

Acceptable Alternative
Surfside Bch, SC 29575
Surfside Beach, SC 29575

Not Acceptable, USPS
Surfside, SC 29575

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 653
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,189
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,643
  • County: Horry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.627, Longitude -78.983
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,490
Daytime Population: Workers 10,514
Daytime Population: Residents 9,873
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 20,387
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 18,488
Population in Familes 13,796
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 1,646
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $46,988
Average Household Income $63,397
Per Capita Income $29,867


Total Housing Units 19,867 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,368 (32.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,342 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,157 (56.2%)
Median Home Value $224,190
Average Home Value $252,187


Total Households 8,710
Average Household Size 2.12
Family Households 5,298
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 2.23% 2.51%
Households 2.29% 2.54%
Families 2.05% 2.37%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Myrtle Beach, SC 29575 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29575 to the other 395 ZIP Codes in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 106 73rd
Population Density # 30 93rd
Diversity Index # 364 8th
Median Household Income # 134 66th
Per Capita Income # 63 84th

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