North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 ZIP Code Profile


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ZIP Code 29582: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582

Acceptable Alternative
Atlantic Bch, SC 29582
Atlantic Beach, SC 29582
Cherry Grove, SC 29582
Cherry Grove Beach, SC 29582
N Myrtle Bch, SC 29582
Ocean Drive, SC 29582

Not Acceptable, USPS
Crescent Beach, SC 29582
N Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Ocean Dr Beach, SC 29582
Ocean Drive Beach, SC 29582

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,189
  • Single Family Addresses: 8,205
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 3,682
  • County: Horry County
  • Centroid: Latitude 33.827, Longitude -78.682
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 18,413
Daytime Population: Workers 14,354
Daytime Population: Residents 10,181
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 24,535
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.33
Population in Households 18,411
Population in Familes 12,981
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 851
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $50,681
Average Household Income $71,241
Per Capita Income $34,697


Total Housing Units 34,081 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,138 (18.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,829 ( 8.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 25,114 (73.7%)
Median Home Value $291,667
Average Home Value $325,220


Total Households 8,967
Average Household Size 2.05
Family Households 5,118
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 3.24% 3.21%
Households 3.26% 3.19%
Families 3.0% 3.02%
Median Household Income   2.69%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 29582 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 # 107 73rd
Population Density # 62 85th
Diversity Index # 317 20th
Median Household Income # 101 75th
Per Capita Income # 37 91st

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