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Located in Georgetown County, South Carolina, Pawley's Island is a barrier island nestled along the Atlantic Ocean. Since the early 1700's and finally incorporated in 1985, Pawley's Island isa have that draws residents and visitors to its sandy shoreline.

Population and Amenities

The small, quaint charm of Pawley's Island has been the perfect backdrop to attract families and visitors. In 2016, the current population of Pawley's Island was 13,526. Fishing is the most popular attraction in Pawley's Island. In addition to fishing, Pawley's Island has a thriving music and arts scene as well as wonderful spots to shop and dine.


As part of the Georgetown County School District, there are 4 schools in Pawley's Island- Waccamaw Elementary School(PK-3), Waccamaw Intermediate School(4-6), Waccamaw Middle School(7-8) and Waccamaw High School(9-12). Between the 4 schools, the average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. Tests scores in basic subjects of Math, Reading and Writing are well with in the South Carolina state standard ratings. In 2016, Waccamaw Intermediate School was designated as a National Blue Ribbon School.

In Summer

Pawley's Island is a popular destination for tourists heading to South Carolina. According to OnlyPawleys.com, the "shoeless, carefree, laid-back lifestyle," of Pawley's Island is for anyone looking for the perfect seaside getaway. There are two prestigious golf courses that offer beautiful views of the island and beach life. Tours around the island include beach buggy rides or parasailing from the back of the boat. The island is steeped in rich history that dates back to the early days of English and Indian settlers. The downtown historic district is a great place to learn about the history of this idyllic seaside town. There are plenty of things to do and see on Pawley's Island that vacation memories made will last a lifetime.

Real Estate Options

According to Zillow.com, the average home price for a home in Pawley's Island is $276,800. For buyers looking to purchase a home in South Carolina, Pawley's Island is a definite choice and the perfect location. For those looking to rent, the average rental in Pawley's Island ranges from $1250 to $1650.

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