South Carolina Horry County Public Libraries

By | January 1, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Horry County, South Carolina. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in South Carolina Horry County.

1. Branch Library AYNOR LIBRARY
Street Address: 500 9TH. Avenue, Aynor, SC 29511
Phone Number: (843) 358-3324 Horry N/A N/A

2. Branch Library BUCKSPORT LIBRARY
Street Address: 7657 Hwy 701 South, Conway, SC 29527
Phone Number: (743) 397-1950 Horry N/A N/A

3. Library System CHAPIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 400 14th AVE. N., Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone Number: (843) 918-1275 Horry 177,621 99,241

4. Central Library CHAPIN MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 400 14th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone Number: (843) 918-1275 Horry N/A N/A

5. Central Library CONWAY LIBRARY
Street Address: 1008 Fifth Avenue, Conway, SC 29526
Phone Number: (843) 248-1543 Horry N/A N/A

6. Branch Library GREEN SEA FLOYDS LIBRARY
Street Address: 5331 Hwy 9, Green Sea, SC 29545
Phone Number: (843) 392-0994 Horry N/A N/A

7. Library System HORRY COUNTY MEMORIAL LIBRARY
Street Address: 1008 5th Avenue, Conway, SC 29526
Phone Number: (843) 248-1545 Horry 903,583 653,643

8. Bookmobile HORRY COUNTY MEMORIAL LIBRARY BOOKMOBILE
1603 4th Avenue, Conway, SC 29526
Phone Number: (843) 248-1550 Horry N/A N/A

9. Branch Library LORIS LIBRARY
Street Address: 4316 Main Street, Loris, SC 29569
Phone Number: (843) 756-8101 Horry N/A N/A

10. Branch Library NORTH MYRTLE BEACH LIBRARY
Street Address: 799 2nd Avenue North, North Myrtle Beac, SC 29582
Phone Number: (843) 249-4164 Horry N/A N/A

11. Branch Library SOCASTEE LIBRARY
Street Address: 141-707 Connector Rd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29588
Phone Number: (743) 215-4700 Horry N/A N/A

12. Branch Library STEPHENS CROSSROAD LIBRARY
Street Address: 107 Hwy 57 North, Little River, SC 29566
Phone Number: (843) 399-5541 Horry N/A N/A

13. Branch Library SURFSIDE BEACH LIBRARY
Street Address: 410 Surfside Drive, Surfside Beach, SC 29575
Phone Number: (843) 238-0122 Horry N/A N/A

Overview of Horry County, South Carolina

Horry County (pronouced ORR-EEE) is a county located in the state of South Carolina. As of 2000, the population is 196,629. Founded in 1801, its county seat is Conway, and its largest city is Myrtle Beach.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 3,250 km² (1,255 mi²). 2,936 km² (1,134 mi²) of it is land and 314 km² (121 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 9.66% water.

Demographics

As of the censusestimates of 2003, there are 210,757 people, 81,800 households, and 54,478 families residing in the county. Horry is one of South Carolinas fastest growing counties. The population density is 67/km² (173/mi²). There are 122,085 housing units at an average density of 42/km² (108/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 81.05% White, 15.50% Black or African American, 0.40% Native American, 0.76% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 1.16% from other races, and 1.07% from two or more races. 2.57% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 81,800 households out of which 26.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.40% are married couples living together, 11.50% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.40% are non-families. 25.80% of all households are made up of individuals and 8.50% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.37 and the average family size is 2.84.

In the county, the population is spread out with 21.30% under the age of 18, 9.40% from 18 to 24, 29.30% from 25 to 44, 25.00% from 45 to 64, and 15.00% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 38 years. For every 100 females there are 96.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.10 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $36,470, and the median income for a family is $42,676. Males have a median income of $27,663 versus $21,676 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,949. 12.00% of the population and 8.40% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 17.90% of those under the age of 18 and 8.70% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Cities and towns

According to countryaah, Horry County, South Carolina has the following cities and towns:

  • Atlantic Beach
  • Aynor
  • Briarcliffe Acres
  • Bucksport
  • Conway
  • Forestbrook
  • Garden City
  • Little River
  • Loris
  • Myrtle Beach
  • North Myrtle Beach
  • Red Hill
  • Socastee
  • Surfside Beach