Hilton Head Island, SC
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Hilton Head Island, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
40,007
Unemployment
3.8%
Poverty
9.7%
Median Home
$483,600
Median Income
$84,575
Median Rent
$1,271

Hilton Head Island SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
9

Hilton Head Island, SC Cost Of Living

134
Hilton Head Island's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Hilton Head Island South Carolina National Average
Overall 134 94 100
Services 106 102 100
Groceries 103 102 100
Health 99 95 100
Housing 205 80 100
Transportation 96 90 100
Utilities 105 107 100

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Rankings for Hilton Head Island in South Carolina

Map Of Hilton Head Island, SC

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Population over time in Hilton Head Island

Year Population % Change
2019 40,007 0.5%
2018 39,820 0.4%
2017 39,666 0.0%
2016 39,651 1.5%
2015 39,071 1.5%
2014 38,497 1.4%
2013 37,965 1.5%
2012 37,420 1.0%
2011 37,058 0.9%
2010 36,714 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hilton Head Island

White
80.3% (32,132)
African American
5.9% (2,364)
American Indian
0.0% (5)
Asian
0.9% (351)
Hawaiian
0.2% (66)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.9% (365)
Hispanic
11.8% (4,724)
Race Hilton Head Island SC USA
White 80.3% 63.7% 60.7%
African American 5.9% 26.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 0.9% 1.6% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.9% 2.0% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.8% 5.7% 18.0%

Gender in Hilton Head Island

Female
51.2% (20,495)
Male
48.8% (19,512)
Gender Hilton Head Island SC USA
Female 51.2% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 48.8% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Hilton Head Island for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (400)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,600)
High School / GED
17.0% (6,801)
Some College
16.0% (6,401)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,800)
Bachelor's Degree
32.0% (12,802)
Master's Degree
15.0% (6,001)
Professional Degree
5.0% (2,000)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,200)
Education Hilton Head Island SC USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 17.0% 29.0% 27.0%
Some College 16.0% 21.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 32.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
4.4% (176,357)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.3% (93,432)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.8% (273,444)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (294,918)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.2% (406,626)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.2% (566,992)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (474,473)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (691,264)
$150,000 to $199,999
9.5% (379,670)
$200,000 or more
16.1% (643,520)
Income Hilton Head Island SC USA
Less than $10,000 4.4% 7.4% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.3% 5.1% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.8% 10.4% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 10.5% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.2% 13.8% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.2% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 12.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 12.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 9.5% 4.8% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 16.1% 4.6% 7.7%

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