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South Carolina / Horry County
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Population Estimates Program 2012
With 282,285 people, Horry County is the 5th most populated county in the state of South Carolina out of 46 counties. But watch out, Horry County, because Lexington County with 270,406 people and York County with 234,635 people are right behind you.
The largest Horry County racial/ethnic groups are White (77.3%) followed by Black (13.3%) and Hispanic (6.2%).
In 2010, the median household income of Horry County residents was $43,142. Horry County households made slightly more than Anderson County households ($42,871) and Edgefield County households ($42,834). However, 16.1% of Horry County residents live in poverty.
The median age for Horry County residents is 41.1 years young.