Conway is a city of Horny county. A part of the metropolitan area of Myrtle Beach, Conway has a total area of about 34.8 sq. km and is elevated at a height of about 34 ft. above the ground level.
The Costal University of Carolina is located here. Most of the locals are primarily engaged with the service sector. Some major companies in the area are Honeywell, Vulcan Materials Company and others. The transportaion and the media based industries are major developments in the region.
W. Gibson is a notable resident of the city.