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 education level of Greenville citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.35% of adults 25 and older in Greenville have a college 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.