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Apartments for rent in Surfside Beach, SC

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See what Surfside Beach, SC has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Surfside Beach

I love the beautiful old trees in front and back yards and the lawns are beautiful. We have several resturants and fast foods, pizza, and you can walk to them. We also have a Tavern with economical menu along with game nights.

noise free crime free and very safe for my family.dont have no one fussing and fighting with each other

Who Lives Here

Surfside Beach Demographics

Education

High School

35%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

23%

Master's

9%

Doctorate

2%

Family Size

2 people

70%

3 people

20%

4 people

6%

5 people

3%

6+ people

1%

Household Income

0-50k

44%

50-100k

38%

100-150k

11%

150-200k

2%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

4%

10-20

7%

20-45

24%

45-65

36%

65+

28%

Getting Around Surfside Beach

Surfside Beach Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

40%

15-30 Mins

46%

30-40 Mins

8%

40-60 Mins

4%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3232

Walk Score®

Walkable

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Has Sidewalks

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Percentage: 4444

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Top Scores: Restaurant, Nightlife, Art

Things To Do In Surfside Beach

Top Score

Restaurants

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Surfside Beach serves up a dining scene that's only lukewarm.

  1. A high number of restaurants per resident
  2. 49% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 68% more restaurants than areas of a similar size

Nightlife

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You'll need to stock up the mini-bar. Surfside Beach is running dry.

  1. A high number of bars and clubs per resident
  2. 25% fewer bars and clubs than average
  3. Significantly more bars and clubs than areas of a similar size

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 75% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. 25% more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 82% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. A standard number of grocery stores compared to areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 100% fewer coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. Few parks per resident
  2. 100% fewer parks than average
  3. 100% fewer parks than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This place is great for recovering shopaholics - a low retail score.

  1. A high number of shops per resident
  2. 76% fewer shops than average
  3. A standard number of shops compared to areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Surfside Beach is weak on fitness.

  1. A high number of gyms per resident
  2. 87% fewer gyms than average
  3. 62% fewer gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Surfside Beach.

  1. A high number of pet facilities per resident
  2. 63% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 7% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Medical Care

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The lack of medical care round here is a little hard to swallow

  1. Few medical facilities per resident
  2. 100% fewer medical facilities than average
  3. 100% fewer medical facilities than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Fasten your seat belt, it's a long way to get gas.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Surfside Beach Features

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 10 of 10 renters

Area Has Litter

No

Say 10 of 10 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Maintained Yards

Yes

Say 8 of 10 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 7 of 10 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 6 of 10 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Near Highways

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Tree Lined Streets

Yes

Say 5 of 10 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 7 of 10 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 8 of 10 renters

Near Schools

No

Say 9 of 10 renters

Surfside Beach Education

Schools

Percentage: 3/53/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Surfside Beach

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What You Need to Know

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Living in Surfside Beach, SC

Surfside Beach, South Carolina is a small town with a population of slightly more than 4,000. Middle-aged professionals will feel right at home, as they make up an above-average percentage of the population, while young adults account for a smaller percentage of the town. Overall, the town's residents, with an average age of just over 48, are notably older than most cities in South Carolina. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 68% of residents own their homes. The average rent for Surfside Beach is $107/month more than the state average.

There are three primary industries in Surfside Beach: entertainment, retail, and healthcare. Together, these industries account for 26% of the town's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many of the town's workers are in sales, as 7% of the town's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any career path. With an average annual income of just under $62,000, Surfside Beach workers take home roughly the same as the average South Carolina resident. However, Surfside Beach compares less favorably to the national average ($73,345). Compared to the national average (7%), Surfside Beach has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees, as 10% have earned a Master's or a Doctoral degree. In addition, 14% possess a Bachelor's degree.

Surfside Beach has an average commute time of about 20 minutes, quicker than the South Carolina average of about 24 minutes. Driving is the most common way to get to work, selected by 36% of commuters, while public transit isn't used. Walking isn't a common way to get to work.