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Hilton Head Island
  • Town in South Carolina

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade C+
  4. Nightlife
    grade A
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade A minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

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Hilton Head Island is a town in South Carolina with a population of 37,708. Hilton Head Island is in Beaufort County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Hilton Head Island offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Hilton Head Island there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many retirees live in Hilton Head Island and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Hilton Head Island are highly rated.

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About Hilton Head Island...
Population
37,708

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$589,000
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,563
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    19%
  • Own
    81%
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Hilton Head Island Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    5%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    8%
  • 45-54 years
    10%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    39%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    24%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    30%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    18%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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Hilton Head Island Reviews

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