About Horry County

Horry County, South Carolina, is located on the East Coast and is bounded on the north by the North Carolina state line. The county is approximately 100 miles north of Charleston, South Carolina, and approximately 150 miles east of the State Capital, Columbia, South Carolina. Horry County encompasses 1,134 square miles and boasts a population of over 196,000.

Horry County is nationally recognized as a County of Character.

For more information about the county and county government, visit www.horrycounty.org.