Murrells Inlet employment information

IndexMurrells InletSouth CarolinaNational
Income per capita$32,884$24,222$28,555
Median household income$51,035$45,033$53,482
Median income owner occupied$52,016$55,527$68,142
Median income renter occupied$40,595$27,328$33,219
Median earnings male$34,853$31,966$36,116
Median earnings female$22,379$22,711$25,692
Unemployment rate5.6%6.4%5.8%
Poverty level8.3%18.3%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Murrells Inlet is 15% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Murrells Inlet is 5% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Murrells Inlet is 4% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Murrells Inlet is 47% lower than the national average.

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Murrells Inlet median earnings by income bracket

Murrells Inlet employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.8%2.0%
Manufacturing sector7.5%2.2%
Financial & insurance services4.7%3.7%
Wholesale & retail services17.1%21.9%
Public administration1.0%0.4%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.2%0.8%
Education, health & social services6.6%29.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Pawleys Island, SC84$100,00087%
Forestbrook, SC4,539$53,2620%
Surfside Beach, SC4,017$45,78914%
Garden City, SC8,824$40,37325%
Socastee, SC20,496$37,63430%
Murrells Inlet, SC8,027$51,0355%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Liberty Lake, WA8,027$71,89834%
Wellington, KS8,028$43,45019%
Lantana, TX8,025$142,794167%
Summit, WA8,025$65,15222%
Caribou, ME8,025$35,76433%
Murrells Inlet, SC8,027$51,0355%
Source: The Murrells Inlet, SC employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.