Zip Code 29572 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMyrtle Beach
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Horry
Area Code843 / 854
Current Population:7893
Racial Majority:White 88.91%
Unemployment Rate:6.4%
Median Household Income$54839
Average Adjusted Gross Income$108270
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range13 - 26 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.76754900, -78.79385200

Zip Code 29572 Description

Zip Code 29572 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Myrtle Beach metro area. Zip code 29572 is primarily located in Horry County. The official US Postal Service name for 29572 is MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29572 are contained within or border the city limits of Myrtle Beach, SC, Briarcliffe Acres, SC, and North Myrtle Beach, SC. The area code for zip code 29572 is 843. 29572 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29572 is 6.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29572 decreased to 7893 from 8055 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29572 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29572 public schools is . % of students in 29572 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7379 88.91% 7059 +5%
 Black Or African American 270 3.25% 207 +30%
 Hispanic 416 5.01% 412 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7 0.08% 20 -65%
 Asian 33 0.4% 73 -55%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 18 -100%
 Other Race 12 0% 12 -100%
 Two Or More Races 92 2.34% 92 +111%

Zip Code 29572 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 29572 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population78938055
Male Population49.10%
Female Population50.90%
Total Households4001
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$54839
Income Under $50K Per Year46.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year29.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.00%
29572 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 7Tom RiceRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All South Carolina Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$449195
Average Real Estate Sale Price$224263
Current Unemployment Level 6.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 63h - Carolina Flatwoods
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 29572 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)35374350596671706453443752
Avg Max Temp (°F)57606775828790898476696075
Avg Precip (In.)4.733.584.22.994.174.966.286.756.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, SC
CBSA Type29572
CBSA Population279428
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29572
Myrtle Beach High SchoolHorry
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29572
Myrtle Beach Middle SchoolHorry