Town of Surfside Beach News

Median business size in Horry County in 2016: less than 5 employees

Median-sized businesses in Horry County zip codes in 2016 have less than five employees, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Seven businesses in Horry County had more than 500 employees in 2016

There were seven businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had more than 500 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

304 businesses in Horry County had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016

There were 304 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between 50 and 99 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

15 businesses in Horry County had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016

There were 15 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between 250 and 499 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

843 businesses in Horry County had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016

There were 843 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between 20 and 49 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

123 businesses in Horry County had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016

There were 123 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between 100 and 249 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,220 businesses in Horry County had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016

There were 1,220 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between 10 and 19 employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

1,758 businesses in Horry County had between five and nine employees in 2016

There were 1,758 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had between five and nine employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

4,762 businesses in Horry County had fewer than five employees in 2016

There were 4,762 businesses with addresses in Horry County zip codes that had fewer than five employees in 2016, according to County Business Patterns (CBP) statistics provided by the United States Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 0.6% of people in Surfside Beach identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 4,232 citizens living in Surfside Beach in 2017, 99.4% said they were only one race while 0.6% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Palmetto Business Daily.

43.8 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Surfside Beach, South Carolina

43.8 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Surfside Beach, South Carolina in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

6.6% of households in Surfside Beach received food stamps in 2017

Surfside Beach ranked 337th in South Carolina for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

43.3% unemployed in Surfside Beach in 2017

43.3 percent of Surfside Beach residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Surfside Beach ranked 126th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Surfside Beach ranked 126th among cities in South Carolina by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

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