Greene County, North Carolina Population 2018

Greene County, North Carolina's estimated population is 21,015 with a growth rate of -1.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greene County, North Carolina is the 80th largest county in North Carolina.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,015-226-1.06%
201621,241970.46%
201621,1441420.68%
201521,002-70-0.33%
201421,072100.05%
201321,062-162-0.76%
201221,224-315-1.46%
201121,5392681.26%
201021,2715,88738.27%
199015,384-733-4.55%
198016,1171,1507.68%
197014,967-1,774-10.60%
196016,741-1,283-7.12%
195018,024-524-2.83%
194018,548-108-0.58%
193018,6562,44415.08%
192016,2123,12923.92%
191013,0831,0458.68%
190012,0381,99919.91%
189010,03920.02%
188010,0371,35015.54%
18708,6877629.62%
18607,9251,30619.73%
18506,619240.36%
18406,5951822.84%
18306,4131,88041.47%
18204,533-334-6.86%
18104,86764915.39%
18004,218-2,675-38.81%
17906,8930.00%

Greene County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,960
Black or African American7,554
Some Other Race956
Two or More Races628
American Indian and Alaska Native102
Asian41

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

Greene County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Greene County, North Carolina Median Age

39.8


Total

37.7


Male

42.5


Female

Greene County, North Carolina Adults

There are 16,632 adults, (3,037 of which are seniors) in Greene County, North Carolina.

Greene County, North Carolina Age Dependency

56.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,789

46.09%

Male

11,452

53.91%

Greene County, North Carolina Households and Families

Greene County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Greene County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.9%12.1%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Male50.5%49.5%
Female41.3%58.7%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greene County, North Carolina Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2152.6470.6
Married3,3523.1187.9
Non Family2,2131.2165.1
Female1,3493.6841.3
Male3013.3150.5

3.17

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greene County, North Carolina Households

Greene County, North Carolina Education

Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3859.32%
9th to 12th Grade2,31815.59%
High School Graduate4,69931.61%
Some College3,50523.58%
Associates Degree1,58610.67%
Bachelors Degree1,0106.79%
Graduate Degree3622.44%

Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6846,524974
Black5,4443,919342
Hispanic1,53652143
Other Race45613532
Multiple Races1951617
Native American9251
Asian30306

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 20.00%.

Greene County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,440$30,491$23,290
Less Than High School$15,392$20,902$10,389
High School Grad$27,299$31,126$21,858
Some College$27,957$36,145$24,822
Bachelors Degree$40,524$51,098$36,060
Graduate Degree$52,115$$52,500

$26,440

Average Earnings

$30,491

Average Male

$23,290

Average Female

Greene County, North Carolina Language

Greene County, North Carolina Language by Age

Greene County, North Carolina Language

84.06% of Greene County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 15.94% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.31% of the population.

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5261,69926.03%
Hispanic2,9651,65755.89%
White9,2111,13412.31%
Other87056765.17%
Multiple57029351.40%

24.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.57%

Male Poverty Rate

28.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greene County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greene County, North Carolina is Other, with 65.17% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greene County, North Carolina is White, with 12.31% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 31.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.91%.

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.77%
High School15.97%
Some College12.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.05%

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.73%
Male Unemployed34.11%
Female Employed15.61%
Male Employed10.85%

Greene County, North Carolina Income

Greene County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,190$50,507
Families$50,981$60,653
Married Families$61,318$
Non Families$20,200$25,698

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

41.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

Greene County, North Carolina Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by War

1,285

Number of Veterans

1,159

Male Veterans

126

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam460
Second Gulf War230
First Gulf War224
Korea131
World War II33

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64353
35 to 54265
65 to 74254
75+227
18 to 34186

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8018.52%
Black4567.47%
Hispanic361.91%
Asian1653.33%
2 or More82.50%
Indian33.00%
Other10.16%

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

14.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Employment Status

Greene County, North Carolina Employment by Age

54.5%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Employment by Race

Greene County, North Carolina Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Greene County, North Carolina

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Snow Hill15871556-31-1.95%
Hookerton408398-10-2.45%
Walstonburg219218-1-0.46%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990