hilton head island Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 916 3.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 5,817 21.5 % 32.8 %
Some College 5,974 22.0 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 8,818 32.5 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 5,570 20.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 25,144 92.8 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 12,789 47.2 % 47.2 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 38,497 - -
19 years old and under 6,261 16.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 9,207 23.9 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 10,599 27.5 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 12,430 32.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,507 85.6 % 84.8 %
Spanish 5,097 14.3 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 45 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,210 21.3 % 33.2 %
Married 9,679 64.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 497 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,673 11.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 33,602 - -
Occupied Housing Units 16,805 50.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 16,797 50.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 15,473 46.0 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,962 5.8 % 5.8 %
2-Units 428 1.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 2,462 7.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 3,186 9.5 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,812 5.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 7,336 21.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 936 2.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 7 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 6,751 20.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 13,714 40.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 7,509 22.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 657 2.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 241 0.7 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 66 0.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 16,267 48.4 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 26 0.1 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 314 0.9 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 140 0.4 % 4.2 %
Coal 7 0.0 % 0.1 %
Wood 22 0.1 % 1.9 %
None 29 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 31,458 82.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 3,309 8.7 % 13.1 %
Native American 71 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 285 0.7 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,972 7.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 68,437 53,657
Median Family Income 85,296 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 45,116 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 62.50 %
  • Temperature 90.9 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.6 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 18.12
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.11 %
6.0 0.05 %
7.0 0.01 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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