murrells inlet Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 106 1.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,879 30.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,690 27.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,354 22.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,054 17.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 5,706 93.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,032 33.4 % 33.4 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,823 - -
19 years old and under 1,352 15.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 1,947 22.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,763 31.3 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,761 31.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 8,404 99.8 % 84.6 %
Spanish 19 0.2 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 894 25.6 % 33.5 %
Married 2,157 61.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 71 2.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 376 10.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 4,993 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,733 74.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,260 25.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 2,613 52.3 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 271 5.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 53 1.1 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 116 2.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 694 13.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 175 3.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 42 0.8 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,029 20.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,715 34.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 896 17.9 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 362 7.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 117 2.3 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 77 1.5 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 24 0.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 3,490 69.9 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 183 3.7 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 29 0.6 % 4.1 %
Wood 31 0.6 % 1.8 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 7,969 91.1 % 75.5 %
African-American 702 8.0 % 13.1 %
Asian 38 0.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 35 0.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 50,762 55,775
Median Family Income 56,325 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 31,231 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 53.57 %
  • Temperature 58.22 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.36 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.3
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.19 %
6.0 0.15 %
7.0 0.04 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com