The median income of Beaufort residents was an inflation-adjusted $26,374 per year. Beaufort had 4,901 households in 2017, with a population of 13,413.
The city with the highest median resident income in the state was Pawleys Island. Pawleys Island's median income was $58,333 per year after adjusting for inflation – $31,959 more than Beaufort. It had 47 households in 2017 and a population of 78.
Tigerville had the lowest annual resident income among cities in South Carolina, with a median income of only $3,263 per year. That was $23,111 less than the median income in Beaufort at the time. Tigerville had 24 households in 2017 and a population of 1,854.
The table below shows the top 100 cities ranked by median annual resident earnings in 2017.