Greenville Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated November 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Greenville Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
70,720

Age

Under 5 Years:
5.9%
5 - 17:
13.1%
18 - 24:
12.3%
25 - 34:
19.7%
35 - 54:
24.1%
55 - 64:
11.5%
Over 65 Years:
13.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
Attending College
7.6%
7.6%
High School Graduates
89.9%
89.9%
College Graduated
50.3%
50.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

 

Per capita Income

Greenville
$42,090
$42,090
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Greenville
$56,609
$56,609
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.4%

Employment Industries in Greenville

 
Healthcare
14.2%
14.2%
Manufacturing
12.2%
12.2%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
10.6%
10.6%
Education
9.8%
9.8%
Accommodation
9.7%
9.7%
Retail
8.4%
8.4%
Administration
5.3%
5.3%
Other
4.6%
4.6%
Construction
4.4%
4.4%
Finance
4.3%
4.3%
Wholesale
3.3%
3.3%
Real estate
2.8%
2.8%
Information Technology
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
2.6%
2.6%
Transportation
2.4%
2.4%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
White
67.3%
67.3%
Black or African American
23.0%
23.0%
Hispanic or Latino (Of Any Race)
4.9%
4.9%
Asian
2.4%
2.4%
Other Race / Two or More Races
1.7%
1.7%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islanders
0.6%
0.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

English
12.9%
12.9%
German
10.5%
10.5%
Irish
9.8%
9.8%
Scottish
5.0%
5.0%
Scots-Irish
4.5%
4.5%
Italian
3.5%
3.5%
French
2.4%
2.4%
European
2.3%
2.3%
Polish
1.9%
1.9%
British
1.4%
1.4%
Norwegian
0.9%
0.9%
Dutch
0.9%
0.9%
Swedish
0.9%
0.9%
Welsh
0.7%
0.7%
African
0.5%
0.5%
Lebanese
0.5%
0.5%
Jamaican
0.5%
0.5%
Greek
0.4%
0.4%
Russian
0.4%
0.4%
Danish
0.3%
0.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
91.5%
91.5%
Spanish
4.6%
4.6%
French
0.6%
0.6%
Chinese
0.6%
0.6%
German/Yiddish
0.4%
0.4%
Langs. of India
0.3%
0.3%
Russian
0.2%
0.2%
Persian
0.2%
0.2%
Urdu
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Korean
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
African languages
0.1%
0.1%
Arabic
0.1%
0.1%
Native American languages
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Polish
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born Greenville Residents:
6.6%