Demographics Hilton Head Island

People QuickFacts                                                                                  Hilton Head Island                  South Carolina

Population, 2016 estimate                                                                              40,500                                        4,774,839

Population, 2010                                                                                               37,099                                        4,625,364

Population, % change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2016                                       9.2%                                           7.3%

Persons under 5 years, %, 2010                                                                           4.6%                                            6.5%

Persons under 18 years, %, 2010                                                                        16.6%                                           23.4%

Persons 65 years and over, %, 2010                                                                   28.8%                                          13.7%

Female persons, %, 2010                                                                                     50.9%                                          51.4%

White alone, %, 2010                                                                                         82.9%                                          66.2%

Black or African American alone, %t, 2010                                                   7.5%                                             27.9%

American Indian and Alaska Native alone, %, 2010                                    0.2%                                             0.4%

Asian alone, %, 2010                                                                                           0.9%                                              1.3%

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, %, 2010                       0.1%                                              0.1%

Two or More Races, %, 2010                                                                               1.2%                                              1.7%

Hispanic or Latino,%, 2010                                                                                15.8%                                            5.1%

White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, %, 2010                                                 75.2%                                          64.1%

Living in same house 1 year & over, %, 2011-2015                                          84.2%                                          84.7%

Foreign born persons, %, 2011-2015                                                                       14.70%                                    4.8%

Language other than English spoken at home, % age 5+, 2011-2015               16.9%                                     6.9%

High school graduate or higher, % of persons age 25+, 2011-2015                  93.0%                                    85.6%

Bachelor’s degree or higher, % of persons age 25+, 2011-2015                         49.2%                                     25.8%

Veterans, 2011-2015                                                                                                    3,778                                      378,959

Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 20011-2015                  17.8                                        23.9

Housing units, 2010                                                                                                     33,306                                   2,137,683

Homeownership rate, 2011-2015                                                                                73.5%                                     68.6%

Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2011-2015                            $434,900                               $139,900

Households, 2011-2015                                                                                            17,005                                   1,815,094

Persons per household, 2011-2015                                                                            2.29                                        2.56

Per capita money income in past 12 months (in 2015 $), 2011-2015               $44,869                                 $24,604

Median household income, (in 2015 $), 2011-2015                                             $66,646                                 $45,483

Persons in poverty, %                                                                                                  10.3%                                     16.6%

Business QuickFacts                                                                                         Hilton Head Island                South Carolina

Total number of firms, 2012                                                                                      5,424                                         367,726

Men-Owned Firms, 2012                                                                                            2,888                                         202,446

Woman-owned firms, 2012                                                                                        1,599                                           131,856

Minority-owned firms, 2012                                                                                         489                                            83,233

Nonminority-owned firms, 2012                                                                                4,758                                          276,269

Veteran-owned firms, 2012                                                                                           670                                            47,987

Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012                                                                                    4,192                                          303,137

Total Manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1000)                                                         19,703                                       99,160,840

Total Merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1000)                                                        132,379                                     45,520,900

Total Retail sales, 2012 ($1000)                                                                                    645,760                                     58,093,824

Total Retail sales per capita, 2012                                                                                  16,832                                       12,298

Total Accommodation & food services sales, 2012 ($1000)                                     388,229                                     9,763,818

Geography Quick Facts                                                                                       Hilton Head Island                South Carolina

Land area in square miles, 2010                                                                                      41.36                                      30,060.70

Persons per square mile, 2010                                                                                          896.9                                      153.9

https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fact/table/hiltonheadislandtownsouthcarolina,SC/PST045216