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Population (year 2000): 14,295
Males: 7,217 (50.5%), Females: 7,078 (49.5%)

Horry County

Zip code:

Median resident age: 34.2 years
Median household income: $40,436 (year 2000)
Median house value: $109,500 (year 2000)

Socastee, SC residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Socastee:

  • White Non-Hispanic (84.6%)
  • Black (7.0%)
  • Hispanic (4.7%)
  • Other race (2.0%)
  • Two or more races (1.6%)
  • Vietnamese (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (14.5%), Irish (13.8%), German (12.8%), English (10.2%), Italian (5.8%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%).South Carolina

Elevation: 14 feet

Land area: 13.4 square miles

Socastee,

For population 25 years and over in Socastee

  • High school or higher: 83.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 21.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Socastee CDP

  • Never married: 24.9%
  • Now married: 56.7%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

5.4% Foreign born (3.1% Latin America, 1.0% Asia, 0.9% Europe).


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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: NC Wilmington, (83.0 miles pop. 75,838).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: NC Raleigh, (149.4 miles pop. 276,093).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (510.3 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: SC (3.1 miles Forestbrook, Beach, SC Surfside (5.5 miles City, SC Garden (6.9 miles Hill, SC (7.2 miles Red Beach, SC Myrtle (8.1 miles SC (8.4 miles Bucksport, Inlet, SC Murrells (10.1 miles SC Conway, (11.4 miles

Latitude: 33.69 N, Longitude: 78.99 W

Industries providing employment: Arts,entertainment,recreation,accommodation and food services (21.0%), Retail trade (18.6%), Construction (11.8%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -5,060 (-35.4%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 709 (9.6%)

Average climate in Socastee, South Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Socastee-area historical tornado activity is below South Carolina state average. It is 18% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/7/1995, a category 4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 33.6 miles away from the Socastee city center injured one person and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 11/24/1967, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.9 miles away from the city center injured one person and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Birthplace of: Alvin Green - College basketball player (Coastal Carolina Chanticleers).


Hospitals/medical centers near Socastee:
  • GRAND STRAND REG MED CENTER (about 7 miles; MYRTLE BEACH, SC)
  • CONWAY HOSPITAL INC (about 12 miles; CONWAY, SC)
  • LORIS COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 26 miles; LORIS, SC)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Socastee:
  • MYRTLE BEACH INTL (about 6 miles; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; ID: MYR)
  • FLORENCE REGIONAL (about 61 miles; FLORENCE, SC; ID: FLO)
  • WILMINGTON INTL (about 86 miles; WILMINGTON, NC; ID: ILM)
Other public-use airports nearest to Socastee:
  • CONWAY-HORRY COUNTY (about 13 miles; CONWAY, SC; ID: HYW)
  • GRAND STRAND (about 21 miles; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; ID: CRE)
  • TWIN CITY (about 30 miles; LORIS, SC; ID: 5J9)

Amtrak stations near Socastee:
  • 5 miles: MYRTLE BEACH (1100 JETPORT RD.) - Bus Station
  • 11 miles: CONWAY (1101 3RD AVE.) - Bus Station
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Socastee:
  • COASTAL CAROLINA UNIVERSITY (about 12 miles; CONWAY, SC; Full-time enrollment: 4,067)
  • HORRY-GEORGETOWN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 18 miles; CONWAY, SC; FT enrollment: 2,315)
  • FRANCIS MARION UNIVERSITY (about 62 miles; FLORENCE, SC; FT enrollment: 2,922)
  • FLORENCE DARLINGTON TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 67 miles; FLORENCE, SC; FT enrollment: 2,619)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT PEMBROKE (about 71 miles; PEMBROKE, NC; FT enrollment: 2,806)
  • CAPE FEAR COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 82 miles; WILMINGTON, NC; FT enrollment: 3,550)
  • CITADEL MILITARY COLLEGE OF SOUTH CAROLINA (about 84 miles; CHARLESTON, SC; FT enrollment: 2,701)

Church in Socastee: Socastee United Methodist Church (A).

Lakes and reservoirs: Peachtree Lake (A), Mills Pond (B).

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Socastee Creek (A), Negro Field Swamp (B).


Socastee compared to South Carolina state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Socastee:
  • WQJM (1450 AM; 10 kW; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WPJS (1330 AM; 5 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: WPJS BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WMIR (1200 AM; 7 kW; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC BEACH RADIO, INC.)
  • WTAB (1370 AM; 5 kW; TABOR CITY, NC; Owner: WTAB, INC)
  • WCEO (840 AM; daytime; 50 kW; COLUMBIA, SC; Owner: EASTERN BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WBAJ (890 AM; daytime; 50 kW; BLYTHEWOOD, SC; Owner: FAMILY FIRST)
  • WIQB (1050 AM; 25 kW; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJMX (970 AM; 10 kW; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WJAY (1280 AM; 4 kW; MULLINS, SC; Owner: THE GREATER HWY CHURCH OF CHRIST)
  • WENC (1220 AM; 5 kW; WHITEVILLE, NC; Owner: DHA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WMYT (1180 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CAROLINA BEACH, NC; Owner: FAMILY RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
Strongest FM radio stations in Socastee:
  • WRNN (99.5 FM; SOCASTEE, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WYAV (104.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WMYB (92.1 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WGTR (107.9 FM; BUCKSPORT, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYEZ (94.5 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WWXM (97.7 FM; GARDEN CITY, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WYAK-FM (103.1 FM; SURFSIDE BEACH, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WDAI (98.5 FM; PAWLEYS ISLAND, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJXY-FM (93.9 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WMBJ (88.3 FM; MURRELLS INLET, SC; Owner: RADIO TRAINING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WHMC-FM (90.1 FM; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WKZQ-FM (101.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: NM LICENSING, LLC)
  • WSYN (106.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEGX (92.9 FM; DILLON, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF FLORENCE LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WSEA (100.3 FM; ATLANTIC BEACH, SC; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WEZV (105.9 FM; NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: FIDELITY BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLGI (90.9 FM; HEMINGWAY, SC; Owner: LOUIS G. GREGORY BAHA'I INSTITUTE)
  • WVCO (94.9 FM; LORIS, SC; Owner: CAROLINA BEACH MUSIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • W244AY (96.7 FM; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: AUGUSTA RADIO FELLOWSHIP INSTITUTE)
  • W242AJ (96.3 FM; BUCKSPORT, SC; Owner: QANTUM OF MYRTLE BEACH LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
TV broadcast stations around Socastee:
  • WFXB (Channel 43; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: GE MEDIA, INC.)
  • W34CQ (Channel 34; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WWSC-LP (Channel 28; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: WWSC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W49AN (Channel 49; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHMC (Channel 23; CONWAY, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)
  • WSFX-TV (Channel 26; WILMINGTON, NC; Owner: SOUTHEASTERN MEDIA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WPDE-TV (Channel 15; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: GRAND STRAND COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WWMB (Channel 21; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: ATLANTIC MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WBTW (Channel 13; FLORENCE, SC; Owner: MEDIA GENERAL BROADCASTING OF SO. CAROLINA HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WGSI-CA (Channel 11; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)
  • W51AT (Channel 51; GEORGETOWN, SC; Owner: DOVE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WGSC-CA (Channel 8; MYRTLE BEACH, SC; Owner: BEACH TV OF SOUTH CAROLINA, INC.)

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