ZIP Code 29576 - Murrells Inlet Map and Data

Official Zip Code NameMurrells Inlet
Zip Code StateSouth Carolina
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Georgetown
Secondary County: Horry
Area Code843 / 854
Alternate Zip Code NamesMURRELLS INLT
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesGARDEN CITY
Current Population:24446
Racial Majority:White 95.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.6%
Unemployment Rate:3.4%
Median Household Income$48604
Average Adjusted Gross Income$72460
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time20.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range7 - 23 ft.
Area29 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)33.56801500, -79.05108700

Map of ZIP Code 29576 Border

Zip Code 29576 Description

Zip Code 29576 is located in the state of South Carolina in the Charleston metro area. Zip code 29576 is primarily located in Georgetown County. Portions of 29576 are also located in Horry County. The official US Postal Service name for 29576 is MURRELLS INLET, South Carolina. Portions of zip code 29576 are contained within or border the city limits of Murrells Inlet, SC, Garden City, SC, . The area code for zip code 29576 is 843. 29576 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in South Carolina.

The current unemployment level in 29576 is 3.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 3.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 3.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 29576 increased to 24446 from 15417 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 29576 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 29576 public schools is White. 41.7% of students in 29576 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24456 95.07% 22524 +9%
 Black Or African American 669 2.6% 863 -22%
 Hispanic 187 0.73% 539 -65%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 84 0.33% 66 +27%
 Asian 154 0.6% 167 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 36 -100%
 Other Race 23 0.12% 23 +39%
 Two Or More Races 228 0.55% 228 -38%

Zip Code 29576 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.6%
 Black Or African American 5.7%
 Hispanic 3.9%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.2%
 Two or More Races 4%

Zip Code 29576 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2444615417
Male Population47.70%
Female Population52.30%
Total Households11526
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$48604
Income Under $50K Per Year51.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
29576 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
South Carolina District 7Tom RiceRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$302852
Average Real Estate Sale Price$208762
Current Unemployment Level 3.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 75j - Sea Islands/Coastal Marsh
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 29576 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)37394552606772716655463954
Avg Max Temp (°F)58616875828790898476686075
Avg Precip (In.)4.73.524.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Georgetown, SC
CBSA Type29576
CBSA Population64020
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 29576
St. James High SchoolHorry
Waccamaw High SchoolGeorgetown
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 29576
St. James Middle SchoolHorry
Waccamaw Middle SchoolGeorgetown