Forestbrook, SC Profile: Facts & Data


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Forestbrook, South Carolina - Basic Facts

The Forestbrook Census Designated Place had a population of 5,914 as of July 1, 2018. Forestbrook ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Forestbrook is located at latitude 33.7242 and longitude -78.9678 in Horry County. The formal boundaries for the Forestbrook Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.74 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Horry County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Forestbrook Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402492) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

South Carolina is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Forestbrook Census Designated Place is located within Conway East Division of Horry County.

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Forestbrook, SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,914
Population in Households 5,912
Population in Familes 4,958
Population in Group Qrtrs 2
Population Density2 1,583
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $54,208
Average Household Income $64,527
Per Capita Income $23,738


Total Housing Units 2,454 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,745 (71.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 487 (19.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 222 ( 9.0%)
Median Home Value $182,536
Average Home Value $225,645


Total Households 2,232
Average Household Size 2.65
Family Households 1,649
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 3.06% 3.36%
Households 3.06% 3.33%
Families 2.82% 3.21%
Median Household Income   1.64%
Per Capita Income   2.61%

Forestbrook, SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Forestbrook to the other 396 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 87 78th
Population Density # 48 88th
Diversity Index # 244 39th
Median Household Income # 68 83rd
Per Capita Income # 144 64th

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