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Where is Horry County, South Carolina?

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Horry County is a county equivalent area found in South Carolina, USA. The county government of Horry is found in the county seat of Conway.

With a total 3,250.44 sq. km of land and water area, Horry County, South Carolina is the 552nd largest county equivalent area in the United States. Home to 298,832 people, Horry County has a total 189517 households earning 42431 on average per year.

Horry County, South Carolina - Quick Facts

FIPS Code 45051
Area Codes 843
Time Zone EST
Major Cities Myrtle Beach (population: 124,823), Conway (population: 64,005), Murrells Inlet (population: 25,250), Loris (population: 16,720), Little River (population: 15,911), North Myrtle Beach (population: 15,327), Longs (population: 12,813), Aynor (population: 5,394), Galivants Ferry (population: 5,145), Nichols (population: 4,756)
Land Area 115,380 sq miles
Water Area 1,134 sq miles
Household Income $42,431
Housing Units 189,517
Median Home Value $159,600
High School Grads 88% of population
Holders of Bachelors Degrees 23% of population
Retail Spending $19,797 per capita
Food & Accomodation Sales $1,483,780 per capita
Universities and Colleges Cathedral Bible College, Horry-Georgetown Technical College, Coastal Carolina University

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This page was last updated on June 30, 2016.