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Welcome to Atlantic Beach ...

The town of Atlantic Beach is located in Horry County.

The location of Atlantic Beach has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Atlantic Beach: Atlantic Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Atlantic Beach has a population of 427 people<2> (see below for details).

Atlantic Beach is near sea level<3>.

Time Zone: Atlantic Beach lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Atlantic Beach: (843)

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Atlantic Beach had an population of 427 people. This is an increase of 27.84% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 21.65% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Atlantic Beach had a population of 334 people. This makes Atlantic Beach the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 334 people, the population of Atlantic Beach decreased 4.84% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 351 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Atlantic Beach.

Communities Also Named Atlantic Beach ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Atlantic Beach - they are located in Florida, New York, North Carolina and Rhode Island.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Atlantic Beach.

Communities near Atlantic Beach ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Atlantic Beach.

  • Myrtle Beach [Horry County]
  • Conway [Horry County]
  • Carolina Shores [Brunswick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carolina Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Carolina Shores
    • Carolina Shores [Brunswick County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carolina Shores
  • Sunset Beach [Brunswick County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sunset Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunset Beach
    • Sunset Beach [Brunswick County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the northeast of Atlantic Beach
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunset Beach
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sunset Beach
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loris [Horry County]
    • Calabash [Brunswick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Calabash have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Calabash
      • Calabash [Brunswick County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the northeast of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Calabash
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calabash
    • Ocean Isle Beach [Brunswick County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ocean Isle Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ocean Isle Beach
      • Ocean Isle Beach [Brunswick County] lies 18 miles [29 km] to the east of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ocean Isle Beach
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ocean Isle Beach
    • Arcadian Shores [Horry County]
    • Cherry Grove Beach [Horry County]
    • Cedar Creek Village [Horry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cedar Creek Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cedar Creek Village
      • Cedar Creek Village [Horry County] lies 5 miles [8 km] to the northeast of Atlantic Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cedar Creek Village

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Atlantic Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Atlantic Beach.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Atlantic Beach. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Atlantic Beach.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Atlantic Beach. See our Newspapers Page for Atlantic Beach.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atlantic Beach ...

Looking for more information about Atlantic Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Atlantic Beach? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Atlantic Beach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Atlantic Beach.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Horry County

About South Carolina

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Atlantic Beach. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Horry County: www.horrycounty.org/

The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Atlantic Beach.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atlantic Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Atlantic Beach) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Atlantic Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Atlantic Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atlantic Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.8035, Longitude: -78.7173       In this case, the coordinates for Atlantic Beach have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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