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Socastee
  • Suburb in South Carolina

Report Card

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

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Socastee is a suburb of with a population of 24,464. Socastee is in Horry County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Socastee offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Socastee there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in Socastee and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Socastee are highly rated.

About

About Socastee...
Population
24,464

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$201,100
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,132
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Socastee 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 A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    7%
  • 18-24 years
    6%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    5%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    31%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    13%
    national  11%

Working in Socastee

Jobs
grade B minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$54,405
National
$75,149

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Socastee Reviews

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