Greenville, South Carolina Population 2018

Greenville, South Carolina's estimated population is 68,219 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Greenville, South Carolina is the 6th largest city in South Carolina based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 2350.26 people/mi² (907.44 people/km²), with a household density of 410.68 people/km² (1063.66 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 34 years, 33.6 years for males, and 34.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.1 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 30,874 households in the city, with an average size of 2.15 people per household. The vacancy rate was 12.2%, with a median rent of $832/month. The median house has 5 rooms, and has a value of $237,800.

The median income for households in Greenville, South Carolina is $45,360, while the mean household income is $74,340. The per capita income is $33,442, and 12% of families and 16.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 21% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 11.1% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201768,2191,2911.93%
201666,9283,5445.59%
201563,3842,0353.32%
201461,3498131.34%
201360,5364580.76%
201260,0783590.60%
201159,7194180.70%
201059,3013,2995.89%
200056,002-2,280-3.91%
199058,282400.07%
198058,242-3,194-5.20%
197061,436-4,752-7.18%
196066,1888,02713.80%
195058,16123,42767.45%
194034,7345,58019.14%
193029,1546,02726.06%
192023,1277,38646.92%
191015,7413,88132.72%
190011,8603,25337.79%
18908,6072,44739.72%
18806,1603,403123.43%
18702,7570.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White42,539
Black or African American17,039
Asian1,318
Two or More Races961
Some Other Race659
American Indian and Alaska Native178
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander82

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Greenville Sc Population Pyramid 2018

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Greenville Sc Median Age

34


Total

33.6


Male

34.4


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 54,848 adults in Greenville Sc.

Greenville Sc Age Dependency

47.1

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenville Sc Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5
Houses Without Mortgage
3,884
Houses With Mortgage
7,709
Vacancy Rate
12.2
Median Rent
832
Median Home Value
237,800
Renter-Occupied Units
15,520
Owner-Occupied Units
11,593
Total Housing Units
30,874

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Greenville Sc for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 4.6% and the labor force participation rate is 66.8%.

Greenville Sc Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.15
Average Family Size
3.04
Total Households
27113
Married Couple Households
9249
Male Householder (no wife) Families
830
Female Householder (no husband) Families
3323
Non Family Households
13711
Total Families
13402
Households With Own Children
5870
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
3.8
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.3

Greenville Sc Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,548
$10,000 to $14,999
2,186
$15,000 to $24,999
3,250
$25,000 to $34,999
3,012
$35,000 to $49,999
3,477
$50,000 to $74,999
4,390
$75,000 to $99,999
2,413
$100,000 to $149,999
2,798
$150,000 to $199,999
1,091
Over $200,000
1,948

Greenville Sc Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Greenville Sc

South Carolina

$45,360

$46,898

$74,340

$64,115

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Greenville Sc Education Data

Greenville Sc Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
1,5533.67%
9th to 12th Grade
3,4558.16%
High School Graduate
7,89418.65%
Some College
7,08116.73%
Associates Degree
3,0787.27%
Bachelors Degree
11,64327.51%
Graduate Degree
7,62618.02%