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Encyclopedia > North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

North Myrtle Beach is a city located in Horry County, South Carolina. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 10,974. North Myrtle Beach is home to Vanna White and the birth place of South Carolina's state dance, the shag. The city is broken into four sections from north to south: Cherry Grove, Crescent Beach, Atlantic Beach and Windy Hill. Horry County (pronouced ORR-EEE) is a county located in the state of South Carolina. ...


North Myrtle Beach is a distinct municipality from Myrtle Beach and Atlantic Beach, which lies immediately to the south. The two cities often are confused because Myrtle Beach has north and south sections, and the north section is often referred to as north Myrtle Beach. Myrtle Beach is a city located in Horry County, South Carolina. ...


Geography

Location of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

North Myrtle Beach is located at 33°49'20" North, 78°40'52" West (33.822216, -78.680974)GR1. Image File history File links SCMap-doton-NorthMyrtleBeach. ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 35.0 km² (13.5 mi²). 33.8 km² (13.0 mi²) of it is land and 1.2 km² (0.5 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 3.48% water. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... A square mile is an Imperial unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (5,280 feet, 1,760 yards, 1,609. ...


Demographics

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 10,974 people, 5,406 households, and 3,130 families residing in the city. The population density was 324.9/km² (841.6/mi²). There were 18,091 housing units at an average density of 535.7/km² (1,387.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 94.50% White, 2.31% African American, 0.47% Native American, 0.64% Asian, 0.14% Pacific Islander, 1.06% from other races, and 0.89% from two or more races. 2.36% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race. 1870 US Census for New York City A census is the process of obtaining information about every member of a population (not necessarily a human population). ... The following is a list of sources used in the creation of Wikipedia articles on various geographic topics and locations, such as cities, counties, states, and countries. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 5,406 households out of which 15.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 47.5% were married couples living together, 6.9% had a female householder with no husband present, and 42.1% were non-families. 33.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.03 and the average family size was 2.53. The examples and perspective in this article or section may not represent a worldwide view. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 13.8% under the age of 18, 6.1% from 18 to 24, 25.9% from 25 to 44, 32.8% from 45 to 64, and 21.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 48 years. For every 100 females there were 99.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 98.2 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $38,787, and the median income for a family was $46,052. Males had a median income of $30,189 versus $22,119 for females. The per capita income for the city was $27,006. 8.5% of the population and 5.1% of families were below the poverty line. 12.8% of those under the age of 18 and 4.8% of those 65 and older were living below the poverty line. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


External links

Coordinates: 33.822216° N -78.680974° E Map of Earth showing lines of latitude (horizontally) and longitude (vertically); large version (pdf) The geographic (earth-mapping) coordinate system expresses every horizontal position on Earth by two of the three coordinates of a spherical coordinate system which is aligned with the spin axis of the Earth. ...


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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (1194 words)
North Myrtle Beach is a distinct municipality from Myrtle Beach and Atlantic Beach, which lies in the middle of the city.
North Myrtle Beach is also the host of the Harley-Davidson Bike Rally which is held twice a year: once in May and again in October.
North Myrtle Beach is located in Horry County, which was named after the Revolutionary War General and wealthy plantation owner Peter Horry.
North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina at AllExperts (498 words)
North Myrtle Beach is a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States.
North Myrtle Beach is home to Vanna White and the birth place of South Carolina's state dance, the shag.
North Myrtle Beach is a distinct municipality from Myrtle Beach and Atlantic Beach, which lies immediately to the south.
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