Greenville is a somewhat small city located in the state of Michigan. With a population of 8,444 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Greenville is the 136th largest community in Michigan.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Greenville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greenville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenville who work in office and administrative support (13.28%), sales jobs (10.96%), and food service (8.82%).
Also of interest is that Greenville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of adults in Greenville who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 17.35% of the adults in Greenville have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Greenville in 2010 was $17,669, which is lower middle income relative to Michigan, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,676 for a family of four.
The people who call Greenville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Greenville include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Greenville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.