Hilton Head Island, South Carolina Population 2018

Hilton Head Island, South Carolina's estimated population is 40,055 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is the 9th largest city in South Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 968.38 people/mi² (373.89 people/km²), with a household density of 315.45 people/km² (817.01 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 54.3 years, 52.9 years for males, and 55.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 33,794 households in the city, with an average size of 2.33 people per household. The vacancy rate was 49.9%, with a median rent of $1114/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $446,700.

The median income for households in Hilton Head Island, South Carolina is $70,249, while the mean household income is $106,730. The per capita income is $47,454, and 6.5% of families and 10.7% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 21.3% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 5.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,055580.15%
201639,997-64-0.16%
201540,0615901.49%
201439,4716611.70%
201338,8106961.83%
201238,1146861.83%
201137,4282180.59%
201037,2103,3489.89%
200033,86210,16842.91%
199023,69412,350108.87%
198011,34411,0443681.33%
19603000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White33,791
Black or African American2,809
Some Other Race2,230
Two or More Races450
Asian326
American Indian and Alaska Native45
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Hilton Head Island Sc Population Pyramid 2018

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Hilton Head Island Sc Median Age

54.3


Total

52.9


Male

55.9


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 33,646 adults in Hilton Head Island Sc.

Hilton Head Island Sc Age Dependency

97.3

Age Dependency Ratio

65.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hilton Head Island Sc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
5,265
Houses With Mortgage
7,389
Vacancy Rate
49.9
Median Rent
1,114
Median Home Value
446,700
Renter-Occupied Units
4,260
Owner-Occupied Units
12,654
Total Housing Units
33,794

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Hilton Head Island Sc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 2.3% and the labor force participation rate is 53.5%.

Hilton Head Island Sc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.33
Average Family Size
2.77
Total Households
16914
Married Couple Households
9595
Male Householder (no wife) Families
443
Female Householder (no husband) Families
1225
Non Family Households
5651
Total Families
11263
Households With Own Children
2872
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
4.9
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Hilton Head Island Sc Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
1,009
$10,000 to $14,999
478
$15,000 to $24,999
1,375
$25,000 to $34,999
1,294
$35,000 to $49,999
1,893
$50,000 to $74,999
2,926
$75,000 to $99,999
1,962
$100,000 to $149,999
2,739
$150,000 to $199,999
1,282
Over $200,000
1,956

Hilton Head Island Sc Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Hilton Head Island Sc

South Carolina

$70,249

$46,898

$106,730

$64,115

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Hilton Head Island Sc Education Data

Hilton Head Island Sc Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
9292.93%
9th to 12th Grade
1,1713.69%
High School Graduate
5,55817.51%
Some College
5,72918.05%
Associates Degree
2,0916.59%
Bachelors Degree
9,95331.36%
Graduate Degree
6,30819.87%