Greenville, North Carolina Population 2019

Greenville, North Carolina's estimated population is 92,156 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Greenville, North Carolina is the 10th largest city in North Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2633.34 people/mi² (1016.73 people/km²), with a household density of 463.83 people/km² (1201.31 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 26.8 years, 25.8 years for males, and 27.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.8 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 42,041 households in the city, with an average size of people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 4.9%, with a median rent of $776/month. The median house has 4.7 rooms, and has a value of $152,100.

The median income for households in Greenville, North Carolina is $36,496, while the mean household income is $58,279. The per capita income is $, and % of families and % of individuals are below the federal poverty line. % of those under 18 are in poverty, and % of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201792,1569601.05%
201691,1967230.80%
201590,4731,2941.45%
201489,1794300.48%
201388,7491,2391.42%
201287,5101,3691.59%
201186,1411,1911.40%
201084,95024,4743.46%
200060,47615,5043.01%
199044,9729,2322.32%
198035,7406,6772.09%
197029,0636,2032.43%
196022,8606,1363.17%
195016,7244,0502.81%
194012,6743,4803.26%
19309,1943,4224.77%
19205,7721,6713.48%
19104,1011,5364.80%
19002,5650.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White48,780
Black or African American34,550
Asian2,480
Two or More Races2,200
Some Other Race2,046
American Indian and Alaska Native230
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander61

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Greenville Nc Population Pyramid 2019

2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,00010,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Greenville Nc Median Age

26.8


Total

25.8


Male

27.7


Female

Greenville Nc Adults

There are 73,807 adults, (8,657 of whom are seniors) in Greenville Nc.

Greenville Nc Age Dependency

38.7

Age Dependency Ratio

13.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenville Nc Sex Ratio

Female

49,430

54.71%

Male

40,917

45.29%

Greenville Nc Households and Families

Greenville Nc Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Greenville Nc Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married67.8%32.2%
All33.5%66.5%
Non Family21%79%
Female18.5%81.5%
Male15%85%

33.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greenville Nc Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,5852.3133.5
Non Family19,0401.6221
Married10,2742.9767.8
Female6,1383.2318.5
Male1,1333.1415

2.98

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greenville Nc Households

Greenville Nc Education

Greenville Nc Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3432.78%
9th to 12th Grade2,5275.22%
High School Graduate10,20821.09%
Some College10,51721.73%
Associates Degree5,27210.89%
Bachelors Degree11,12823.00%
Graduate Degree7,39815.29%

Greenville Nc Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,48123,82212,872
Black19,67117,0933,924
Hispanic2,0491,634575
Asian1,4881,347890
Other Race93668090
Multiple Races738666264
Native American746922
Islander1919

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 59.81%.

Greenville Nc Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,447$38,610$29,060
Less Than High School$19,300$21,882$14,147
High School Grad$22,689$26,740$19,617
Some College$27,871$35,047$24,276
Bachelors Degree$37,721$47,549$34,976
Graduate Degree$59,945$75,556$49,865

$33,447

Average Earnings

$38,610

Average Male

$29,060

Average Female

Greenville Nc Language

Greenville Nc Language by Age

Greenville Nc Language

93.62% of Greenville Nc residents speak only English, while 6.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.31% of the population.

Greenville Nc Poverty

Greenville Nc Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White42,90712,34428.77%
Black33,22312,10636.44%
Hispanic4,1631,50136.06%
Other2,0391,17757.72%
Multiple2,00354427.16%
Asian2,42141517.14%
Native1484832.43%

32.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

29.68%

Male Poverty Rate

34.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenville Nc

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenville Nc is Other, with 57.72% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenville Nc is Asian, with 17.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 51.73%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 43.03%.

Greenville Nc Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School38.63%
High School27.45%
Some College18.20%
Bachelors or Greater7.62%

Greenville Nc Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.96%
Male Unemployed57.05%
Female Employed24.02%
Male Employed18.52%

Greenville Nc Income

Greenville Nc Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,496$58,279
Families$55,060$83,311
Married Families$85,281$
Non Families$24,142$33,641

Greenville Nc Marital Status

Greenville Nc Marital Status

Marriage Rates

29.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.0%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenville Nc Married by Age and Sex

Greenville Nc Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Greenville Nc Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Greenville Nc Veterans

Greenville Nc Veterans by War

3,935

Number of Veterans

3,596

Male Veterans

339

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,176
First Gulf War1,076
Second Gulf War740
Korea315
World War II62

Greenville Nc Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,156
65 to 74825
75+697
55 to 64647
18 to 34610

Greenville Nc Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,2575.25%
Black1,6266.29%
Hispanic1194.19%
2 or More282.06%
Other141.06%
Indian104.61%

Greenville Nc Veterans by Education

9.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenville Nc Employment Status

Greenville Nc Employment by Age

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

10.3%

Unemployment Rate

Greenville Nc Employment by Race

Greenville Nc Employment by Education

Greenville Nc Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

64.96%

Born in North Carolina

94.94%

Native Born

5.06%

Foreign Born

3.21%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.94% of Greenville Nc residents were born in the United States, with 64.96% having been born in North Carolina. 3.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.