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  • A small city in South Carolina's picturesque Horry County, Socastee is home to a friendly community of just under 20,000 people. The city, which covers an area of just 13.9 square miles, lies minutes from Myrtle Beach and Surfside Beach, bringing all the attractions of the Atlantic Ocean within easy reach. You don't have to leave Socastee to enjoy the water, though, as the Waccamaw River runs along the boundary of this popular city on its way to the sea.

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6 Reasons to Live in Socastee, SC

  • Affordable rental properties! Although the average rent in Socastee is slightly higher than the state average at $838 per month, it's possible to pick up one-bedroom homes for around $700. Start your search for rent to own apartments or traditional rental homes in complexes such as Palmetto Pointe and River Landing Apartments.
  • Enjoy delicious Southern food! An array of eateries line Socastee Boulevard and the highway. Dig in to a hearty breakfast at Breakfast House Inc. or enjoy lunch with friends at Niki's Bar & Grille. The Old Bull and Bush Pub and Eatery and the Bonefish Grill in nearby Surfside Beach are popular spots for dinner.
  • Experience history! A prime local example of post-Civil War development, the Socastee Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Highlights of the area include the Socastee Swing Bridge, the T.B. Cooper General Store and Samuel S. Sarvis House.
  • More than enough green spaces! Socastee may be within a stone's throw of the beach, but if you prefer to relax in green spaces, you'll find several scenic trails lining the Waccamaw River and Socastee Creek. There are numerous golf courses nearby, while Peachtree Lake is a popular fishing spot.
  • Generous vacancy rate! If you have your heart set on renting a home in Socastee, the 19 percent vacancy rate in neighborhoods, such as Brighton Woods and Camelot, means you'll have plenty of elbow room to find your dream property. You may even strike lucky and find one of the three percent of homes for rent that include utilities in the monthly charge.
  • Ample local amenities! You won't have to go far to find local shops. Braves Village, where vendors include Food Lion, Firehouse Subs, Magic Nails and Mr. Liquor, is conveniently close. Also nearby are Dollar General and Family Dollar outlets.