Living in Conway, SC

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Conway SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
8

Conway, SC Crime Report

1,101
Total Crimes
4,442.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
72.96%
Above National Average

Conway, SC Cost Of Living

95
Conway's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Conway, South Carolina Info Snack

Conway is a city in Horry County, South Carolina, United States. The population was 16,317 at the 2010 census. It is the county seat of Horry County and is part of the Myrtle Beach metropolitan area. It is the home of Coastal Carolina University.
Population
22,661
Unemployment
10.3%
Poverty
21.2%
Median Home
$148,400
Median Income
$39,957
Median Rent
$765

Conway, SC Photos

Source: Public Domain
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Conway in South Carolina

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Map Of Conway, SC

Population over time in Conway

Year Population % Change
2017 22,661 5.2%
2016 21,534 4.4%
2015 20,631 6.6%
2014 19,356 3.8%
2013 18,645 3.5%
2012 18,008 3.1%
2011 17,466 3.8%
2010 16,834 2.5%
2009 16,424 -
Crime/100k Conway SC USA
Violent Crime 568.9 488.3 368.9
Murder 4.0 7.7 5.0
Robbery 88.8 69.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 415.6 362.8 246.8
Property Crime 3873.5 3017.6 2199.5
Burglary 661.7 579.7 376.0
Larceny 3018.1 2156.0 1594.6
Car Theft 193.7 281.9 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Conway

White
59.9% (13,578)
African American
35.2% (7,983)
American Indian
0.1% (14)
Asian
1.0% (232)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (9)
Two Or More
1.2% (266)
Hispanic
2.6% (579)
Race Conway SC USA
White 59.9% 63.7% 61.1%
African American 35.2% 26.8% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 1.0% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.2% 1.9% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 5.6% 17.8%

Household Income For Conway, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
10.2% (231,470)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.1% (183,151)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (258,090)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.0% (316,825)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (315,668)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.2% (388,871)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (274,582)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (186,334)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.8% (85,933)
$200,000 or more
1.1% (25,172)
Income Conway SC USA
Less than $10,000 10.2% 7.7% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.1% 5.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 10.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.0% 11.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 14.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.2% 18.4% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 12.1% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 12.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.8% 4.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.1% 4.0% 7.0%

Gender in Conway

Female
53.1% (12,022)
Male
46.9% (10,638)
Gender Conway SC USA
Female 53.1% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Conway for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (906)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,586)
High School / GED
31.0% (7,024)
Some College
27.0% (6,118)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,266)
Bachelor's Degree
12.0% (2,719)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,586)
Professional Degree
1.0% (226)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (226)
Education Conway SC USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 12.0% 17.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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