Greene County, North Carolina Population 2019

Greene County, North Carolina's estimated population is 20,980 with a growth rate of -0.47% 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
201821,012320.15%
201720,980-100-0.47%
201621,0801280.61%
201520,952-66-0.31%
201421,01820.01%
201321,016-178-0.84%
201221,194-320-1.49%
201121,5142551.20%
201021,2595,87538.19%
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
White12,184
Black or African American7,564
Two or More Races643
Some Other Race574
American Indian and Alaska Native80
Asian14

Greene County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2019

Greene County, North Carolina Median Age

40.4


Total

37.7


Male

42.6


Female

Greene County, North Carolina Adults

There are 16,555 adults, (3,094 of whom are seniors) in Greene County, North Carolina.

Greene County, North Carolina Age Dependency

56.4

Age Dependency Ratio

23

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,679

45.96%

Male

11,380

54.04%

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
Married87.5%12.5%
All69.3%30.7%
Non Family63.7%36.3%
Male52.1%47.9%
Female42%58%

69.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,3482.5669.3
Married3,1963.0487.5
Non Family2,3831.2163.7
Female1,4163.642
Male3533.0952.1

3.08

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

7.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Greene County, North Carolina Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3849.33%
9th to 12th Grade2,29615.47%
High School Graduate4,64031.26%
Some College3,52723.77%
Associates Degree1,54510.41%
Bachelors Degree1,0837.30%
Graduate Degree3662.47%

Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,6256,564969
Black5,4543,904444
Hispanic1,5775059
Other Race286784
Multiple Races21018422
Native American7034
Asian14145

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 35.71%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,974$30,633$23,984
Less Than High School$14,908$19,311$12,029
High School Grad$26,667$31,263$20,089
Some College$29,899$41,272$25,571
Bachelors Degree$40,669$60,227$35,150
Graduate Degree$51,346$$51,538

$26,974

Average Earnings

$30,633

Average Male

$23,984

Average Female

Greene County, North Carolina Language

Greene County, North Carolina Language by Age

Greene County, North Carolina Language

84.74% of Greene County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 15.26% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.03% of the population.

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black6,5161,86428.61%
Hispanic2,9451,73558.91%
White9,0031,11112.34%
Other51134266.93%
Multiple58026245.17%

25.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.94%

Male Poverty Rate

28.66%

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 66.93% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greene County, North Carolina is White, with 12.34% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.27%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 29.96%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.91%
High School16.10%
Some College13.99%
Bachelors or Greater6.70%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed73.12%
Male Unemployed45.65%
Female Employed14.80%
Male Employed11.17%

Greene County, North Carolina Income

Greene County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,989$49,933
Families$50,922$60,523
Married Families$62,912-
Non Families$19,698$25,805

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

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 Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status by Race

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans

1,269

Number of Veterans

1,151

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam459
First Gulf War238
Second Gulf War185
Korea87
World War II32

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8408.77%
Black4016.54%
Hispanic351.85%
2 or More144.26%
Asian964.29%
Indian45.13%
Other10.26%

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

13.68%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Employment Status

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

47.6%

Employment Rate

9.4%

Unemployment Rate

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%
  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