Greenville, North Carolina Census Data & Community Profile

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Greenville GENERAL POPULATION

Total Population in Greenville, NC
At the time of the most recent United States Census Survey, the number of people in Greenville, NC was 60,476.

Greenville Male Population
At the time of the last full census survey, the number of men in Greenville was 27,997, which represents 46.3 percent of the total for the community (The national average is 49.10%).

Male Population, Married in Greenville, NC
There are an estimated 9,104 married men in the town. 39.1 percent of men over 15 years old in Greenville are married, compared to the national average of 56.70%.

Female Population
The estimated female population in Greenville is 32,479 which is 53.7 of the total population (Compared to the national average of 50.90%).

Female Population, Married in Greenville, North Carolina
There are an estimated 9,215 married women in the community. 33.2 percent of females over the age of 15 are married, compared to the national average of 52.10%.


AGE

Median Age in Greenville, NC
The median age of people living in Greenville, NC was 26 at the time of the last full census survey. (The United States average at the time was 35.3)

At that time, the number of people under the age of 5 living in Greenville was 3,361. There were 49,101 people above the age of 18, which represents 81.2 percent of the entire population (compared to the national average of 74.30% ). 8.8 percent of the population (5,310) in the community was 65 years and over, compared to 12.40% nationally.


RACE

One Race Percent in Greenville, NC
At the time of the last census survey, the number of people of one race in Greenville, NC was 59,698.

White Population in Greenville, NC
The estimated White population in the Greenville community is 37,133, which is 61.4 percent of the total population (The U.S. average is 75.10%).

Black Population in Greenville, North Carolina
The estimated Black/African American population is 20,649, which is 34.1 percent of the total population in town (The U.S. average is 12.30%).

American Indian and Alaska Native Population in Greenville, NC
In 2000, the number of American Indians or Alaska Natives in Greenville, NC was 181.

Asian Population in Greenville, North Carolina
At the last survey, the total Asian population in the community was 1,098.

Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander Population in Greenville, NC
The number of Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islanders living in Greenville was an estimated 26.

Other/Multiple Races
The number of residents identified as “some other race” was 611, while those of “two or more races” was 778 at the time of the last census.

Hispanic Population
The Hispanic population in the Greenville community was 1,244, or 2.1 percent of the total population (compared to the national average of 12.50% percent).


HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS

Household Population in Greenville, NC
The household population number in Greenville was 54,886.

Group Quarters Population in Greenville, NC
Group Quarters population in the community was 5,590.

Average Household Size in Greenville, NC
The average household size in Greenville is 2.18 (The average household size in the United States is 2.59).

Average Family Size
The average family size in the community is 2.91 (The average family size in the United States is 3.14).


HOUSING

Total Housing Units in Greenville, NC
At the time of the last census survey, there were 28,145 total housing units in Greenville.

The number of occupied housing units was 25,204, or 89.6 of the total units in town. Of these, 9,906 were owner-occupied (39.3), and 15,298 were renter-occupied (60.7, compared to the national average of 33.80%). There were also 2,941 vacant homes in Greenville at the time of the last complete survey.

Median Home Values in Greenville, North Carolina
The total number of single family, owner occupied homes in the community was 7,821, with a median value in dollars of 110,200.

Monthly Owner Costs in Greenville, NC
For homes with a mortgage, average monthly owner costs were $1,036 (national average was $1,088). For homes without a mortgage in Greenville, average costs per month were $349 (national average was $295).


EDUCATION

High School Graduate or higher
At the time of the last survey, 27,449 people in the community had a high school degree, or 86 of the population (compared to the national average of 80.40%).

Bachelor's Degree or Higher in Greenville, North Carolina
12,240 people in Greenville also had a Bachelor’s degree or higher, which represented 38.4 of the total population (National average was 24.40%).


MISCELLANEOUS

Civilian Veterans in Greenville, NC
The number of Civilian Veterans in Greenville was 4,434, or 9 percent of the total population (National average is 12.70%).

Disability Status in Greenville, NC
In 2000, there were 9,626 people in Greenville, NC listed as disabled.

Foreign Born in Greenville, NC
At the time of the last complete survey, there were 3,855 people in Greenville who spoke a language other than English at home. This represented 6.7 of the total population, compared to the national average of 17.90%.


LABOR STATISTICS

Percentage In Labor Force in Greenville, North Carolina
There were 33,414 in the labor force in Greenville at the time of the last complete survey. This represented 66.3 of the total population, compared to the national average of 63.90%. Mean Travel Time to Work in minutes
From the most recent complete survey, the average commute time to work for local residents in Greenville was 17.9 minutes, compared to the national average of 25.5 minutes.

Median Household Income in Greenville, NC
The median household income in the community at the time of the last survey was $28,648. The median household income in the U.S. was $41,994.

Median Family Income in Greenville, NC
In the last complete census survey, the median family income in the community was $44,491. Median family income in the U.S. was 50,046.

Per Capita Income in Greenville, North Carolina
Per capita income in Greenville in the last full census was 18,476. Per capita income in the U.S. was 21,587.

Families below poverty level
According to the most recent survey,families living below the poverty line in Greenville numbered 1,898, or 15.6 percent of the population. The percentage of families in America living below the poverty line was 9.20%.

Individuals below the poverty level in Greenville, NC
Individuals living below the poverty line in the community was 14,393, or 26.1 percent . The percentage of individuals living beneath the poverty level in the country was 12.40%.


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