Greensboro, Alabama Population 2021

2,210
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Greensboro is a city located in Hale County Alabama. It is also the county seat of Hale County. With a 2020 population of 2,210, it is the 172nd largest city in Alabama and the 7241st largest city in the United States . Greensboro is currently declining at a rate of -1.30% annually and its population has decreased by -11.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,497 in 2010. Greensboro reached it's highest population of 2,491 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, Greensboro has a population density of 930 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greensboro is $40,659 with a poverty rate of 42.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $458 per month, and the median house value is $66,500. The median age in Greensboro is 34.9 years, 26.8 years for males, and 40.7 years for females.

Greensboro Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Greensboro was:

  • Black or African American: 76.50%
  • White: 22.48%
  • Other race: 1.02%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Greensboro, Alabama is 2,210 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,297.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,497.

Greensboro, Alabama Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Black or African American2,40976.50%
White70822.48%
Some Other Race321.02%
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Greensboro Population by Race

Greensboro Population Pyramid $2021

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Greensboro Median Age

34.9


Total

26.8


Male

40.7


Female

Greensboro Adults

There are 2,343 adults, (532 of whom are seniors) in Greensboro.

Greensboro Age Dependency

73.9

Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Greensboro Sex Ratio

Female

1,849

58.72%

Male

1,300

41.28%

Greensboro Population by Age

Greensboro Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greensboro Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All52%48%
Female43.3%56.7%
Non Family36.9%63.1%
Male0%100%

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greensboro Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2142.5252
Non Family5661.1636.9
Married3392.6686.1
Female3004.9443.3
Male92.560

3.71

Average Family Size

2.52

Average Household Size

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Greensboro Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade994.98%
9th to 12th Grade25412.78%
High School Graduate97649.09%
Some College27013.58%
Associates Degree994.98%
Bachelors Degree1557.80%
Graduate Degree1356.79%
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Greensboro Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greensboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black1,4561,155104
White516464186
Other Race1616

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 36.05%.

Greensboro Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$22,154$$23,362
Less Than 9th Grade$42,581$$
High School Graduate$14,291$14,683$
Some College$25,909$$25,966
Bachelors Degree$29,470$30,875$29,205
Graduate Degree$52,692$66,563$47,375

$22,154

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$23,362

Average Female

Greensboro Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greensboro Language by Age

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Greensboro Language

99.22% of Greensboro residents speak only English, while 0.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.78% of the population.

Greensboro Language

Greensboro Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,3651,24352.56%
White664487.23%

42.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

39.87%

Male Poverty Rate

43.81%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greensboro

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greensboro is Black, with 52.56% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greensboro is White, with 7.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 12.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.45%.

Greensboro Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade58.15%
High School51.21%
Some College2.54%
Bachelors or Greater1.05%

Greensboro Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed63.57%
Male Employed37.39%
Female Employed14.36%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Greensboro Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greensboro Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$16,591$40,659
Families$32,857$47,338
Married Families$68,428-
Non Families$12,991$33,013
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Income by Household Type

Greensboro Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

29.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.5%

Male Marriage Rate

24.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Greensboro Married by Age and Sex

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Greensboro Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Greensboro Marital Status by Race

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Greensboro Marital Status

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216

Number of Veterans

147

Male Veterans

69

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War148
Vietnam32
Korea14
First Gulf War11
World War II4

Greensboro Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34142
65 to 7431
75+22
55 to 6415
35 to 546

Greensboro Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Black17710.15%
White396.78%

Greensboro Veterans by Race

Greensboro Veterans by Education

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37.96%

Veteran Poverty Rate

14.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greensboro Veterans by Education

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51.2%

Labor Force Participation

42.1%

Employment Rate

17.7%

Unemployment Rate

Greensboro Employment by Age

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Greensboro Employment by Race

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Greensboro Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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92.76%

Born in Greensboro

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Greensboro residents were born in the United States, with 92.76% having been born in Alabama. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Greensboro Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212,210-29-1.30%
20202,239-29-1.28%
20192,268-29-1.26%
20182,297-22-0.95%
20172,319-17-0.73%
20162,336-35-1.48%
20152,371-15-0.63%
20142,386-33-1.36%
20132,419-22-0.90%
20122,441-5-0.20%
20112,446-45-1.81%
20102,4910.00%

Greensboro Population by Year