Greensboro Nc Population 2017

Greensboro Nc's estimated population is 269,666 according to the most recent United States census.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2015 there were 127,779 households in the city, with an average size of 2.34 people per household. The vacancy rate was 10.7%, with a median rent of $766/month. The median house size is 5.2 rooms, and has a value of $147,500.

Year Population Change
2015 285,342 5.80%
2010 269,666 20.40%
2000 223,891 22.00%
1990 183,521 17.90%
1980 155,642 8.00%
1970 144,076 20.50%
1960 119,574 60.70%
1950 74,389 25.40%
1940 59,319 10.70%
1930 53,569 169.70%
1920 19,861 25.00%
1910 15,895 58.40%
1900 10,035 202.50%
1890 3,317 58.00%
1880 2,100 320.00%
1870 500 0.00%

Greensboro Nc Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White 136,844 49.54%
Black or African American 113,468 41.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native 1,080 0.39%
Asian 11,044 4.00%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 206 0.07%
Some Other Race 7,336 2.66%
Two or More Races 6,247 2.26%

Population Pyramid

Greensboro Nc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Total Housing Units 127,779
Owner-Occupied Units 58,440
Renter-Occupied Units 55,640
Median Home Value $147,500
Median Rent $766
Vacancy Rate 10.7%
Houses With Mortgage 42,558
Houses Without Mortgage 15,882
Median Number of Rooms (per House) 5.2

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Greensboro Nc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 5.5% and the labor force participation rate is 64.3%.

Greensboro Nc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size 2.34
Average Family Size 3.05
Married Couple Families 41,399
Male Householder (no wife) Families 5,422
Female Householder (no husband) Families 18,867
Non Family Households
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex) 5.3%
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex) 0.5%