Rocket Homes lists Horry County as a seller’s market for 2020 and 2021.
The median sale price of a home sold in Horry County is currently $ 245,569.
Horry County is the fastest growing county in the state with a total population of 350,000 and continues to grow.
PROBLEMS TO COME, HOWEVER
In 2014, Incendar.com created something known as the Boomer Death Clock. While it is certainly a morbid name, each generation lives its own cycle of life.
According to Incendar, in America, a baby boomer dies every 16.5 seconds. This number is expected to double over the next 10 years.
According to the National Association of Realtors, baby boomers bought 32% of all homes sold in America in 2021.
Millennial and Generation X shoppers were right behind. Millennials are now the largest generation in number in America.
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FAST ADVANCE 5 YEARS
The Gen X generation is not as tall as the Baby Boomers. This generation is about 10 years away from retirement. However, Sorry County is not in their prime states for retirement.
IT’S WORSE – MILLENNIALS
The top 10 states where millennials buy homes include:
1. Denver, Colorado
Denver recorded the largest net migration of millennials with 10,974 millennials moving to the city from another state in 2019, making roughly 33% of Denver’s population millennials.
Seattle recorded a net out-of-state migration of 6,164 millennials, making it 34% of the city’s population.
Phoenix recorded a net migration of 5,958 millennials. Twenty-three percent of the city’s population were post-migration millennials.
Austin recorded a net migration of 5,686 millennials from out of state, making it 31% of the city’s population.
Colorado Springs recorded a net migration of 5,050 millennials out of state in 2019. Millennials made up about 24% of the city’s population.
Frisco, which is located in the Dallas-Fort Worth metropolitan area, recorded a net migration of 3,516 millennia out of state in 2019, for a total of about 19% of the city’s population.
Cary, which is about 15 minutes west of Raleigh, recorded a net migration of 3,364 millennia out of state in 2019. No data was available on the Millennial population.
Portland has recorded a net migration of 3,311 millennia out of the state, making it up to about 29% of the city’s population.
Henderson, which is about 25 minutes from downtown Las Vegas, recorded a net migration of 3,042 millennials out of state in 2019. Millennials made up about 20% of the city’s population.
Cape Coral, which is about 20 minutes from Fort Meyers and is located on the Gulf Coast, recorded a net migration of 2,666 millennials out of the state in 2019. Millennials made up about 18% of the population of the city.
Horry County cannot be found on this list.