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

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Hilton Head Island, South Carolina Info Snack

Population
40,000
Unemployment
3.3%
Poverty
6.9%
Median Home
$488,000
Median Income
$86,171
Median Rent
$1,330

Hilton Head Island SnackAbility

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

Hilton Head Island, SC Cost Of Living

136
Hilton Head Island's Overall Cost Of Living
1.4x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Hilton Head Island South Carolina National Average
Overall 136 93 100
Services 110 98 100
Groceries 109 105 100
Health 99 95 100
Housing 206 80 100
Transportation 95 94 100
Utilities 103 105 100

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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
2020 40,000 0.5%
2019 39,820 0.4%
2018 39,666 0.0%
2017 39,651 1.5%
2016 39,071 1.5%
2015 38,497 1.4%
2014 37,965 1.5%
2013 37,420 1.0%
2012 37,058 0.9%
2011 36,714 -

Race / Ethnicity in Hilton Head Island

White
78.4% (31,349)
African American
6.2% (2,478)
American Indian
0.0% (9)
Asian
0.8% (303)
Hawaiian
0.2% (81)
Other
0.2% (97)
Two Or More
1.2% (476)
Hispanic
13.0% (5,207)
Race Hilton Head Island SC USA
White 78.4% 63.4% 60.1%
African American 6.2% 26.3% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.3% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 1.6% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.2% 2.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 13.0% 5.8% 18.2%

Gender in Hilton Head Island

Female
50.6% (20,245)
Male
49.4% (19,754)
Gender Hilton Head Island SC USA
Female 50.6% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 49.4% 48.5% 49.2%

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

< 9th Grade
3.0% (1,200)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,600)
High School / GED
17.0% (6,800)
Some College
16.0% (6,400)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (2,800)
Bachelor's Degree
31.0% (12,400)
Master's Degree
15.0% (6,000)
Professional Degree
4.0% (1,600)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (1,200)
Education Hilton Head Island SC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
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% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 31.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 15.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 4.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Less than $10,000
3.6% (145,616)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.1% (83,528)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.3% (290,340)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.4% (257,509)
$35,000 to $49,999
9.5% (378,559)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (646,119)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.4% (455,388)
$100,000 to $149,999
15.9% (636,069)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.2% (406,700)
$200,000 or more
17.5% (700,167)
Income Hilton Head Island SC USA
Less than $10,000 3.6% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.1% 4.8% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.3% 9.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.4% 10.2% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 9.5% 13.5% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 18.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.4% 12.4% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 15.9% 13.4% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.2% 5.2% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 17.5% 5.1% 8.3%

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