Nichols is located in east South Carolina. Nichols is between the Horry, Dillon, Marion county. Nichols has 1.41 square miles of land area and has no water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Nichols population is 389, which has shrunk 4.66% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 17.83% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Nichols median household income is $30,208 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 27.38% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 21.44% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Nichols median house value is $103,100 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -55.74% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 44.99% and is higher than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Nichols is much better than the state average in quality. The Nichols area code is 843.