Greenville, Kentucky Population 2024

4,321

Greenville is a city located in Muhlenberg County Kentucky. Greenville has a 2024 population of 4,321. It is also the county seat of Muhlenberg County.Greenville is currently declining at a rate of -0.92% annually and its population has decreased by -3.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,478 in 2020.

The average household income in Greenville is $98,343 with a poverty rate of 18.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Greenville is 45.4 years, 40.4 years for males, and 48.8 years for females.

Greenville Demographics

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

  • White: 79.59%
  • Two or more races: 7.3%
  • Asian: 6.81%
  • Black or African American: 6.12%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American:
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander:
Land Area (mi²)
5.1 sq mi
Density (mi²)
841.50/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-3.51% (-157)
The current population of Greenville, Kentucky is 4,321 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 4,478.

Greenville, Kentucky Population 2024

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White3,55279.59%
Two or more races3267.3%
Asian3046.81%
Black or African American2736.12%
Other race80.18%
Native American
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
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White

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Other race

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Greenville Population by Race

Greenville Population Pyramid 2024

Greenville Median Age

45.4

Total

40.4

Male

48.8

Female

Greenville Adults

There are 3,695 adults, (915 of whom are seniors) in Greenville.

Greenville Age Dependency

60.5

Age Dependency Ratio

32.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenville Sex Ratio

Female2,16948.6%
Male2,29451.4%

Greenville Population by Age

Greenville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1,9232.0770.529.5
Married1,0442.6291.28.8
Non Family7021.1446.253.8
Female1642.3544.555.5
Male134.0853.846.2
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2.59

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

70.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Greenville Households and Families

Male

Female

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Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Greenville Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greenville Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 96.38%.

Greenville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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$48,208

Average Earnings

$63,770

Average Male

$38,684

Average Female

Greenville Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greenville Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Greenville Language

97.32% of Greenville residents speak only English, while 2.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.09% of the population.

Greenville Language

Greenville Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White3,12570422.53%
Hispanic843845.24%
Black22262.7%
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18.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.22%

Male Poverty Rate

20.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenville is Hispanic, with 45.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenville is Black, with 2.7% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was . Among those working part-time, it was 39.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.08%.

Greenville Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade42.11%
High School27.3%
Some College15.25%
Bachelors or Greater
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Greenville Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed100%
Female Unemployed18.52%
Female Employed7.37%
Male Employed3.84%
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Greenville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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mean

median

Income by Household Type

Greenville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

50.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.8%

Male Marriage Rate

43.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenville Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Greenville 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 35-44.

Greenville Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Greenville Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

616

Number of Veterans

616

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

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Greenville Veterans by War

count

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Greenville Veterans by Age

count

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Greenville Veterans by Race

Greenville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

12.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

72.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

54.6%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Greenville Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Greenville Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Greenville Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

71.36%

Born in Greenville

91.98%

Native Born

8.02%

Foreign Born

1.32%

Non Citizen

6.7%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.98% of Greenville residents were born in the United States, with 71.36% having been born in Kentucky. 1.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Greenville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20294,121-40-0.96%
20284,161-40-0.95%
20274,201-40-0.94%
20264,241-40-0.93%
20254,281-40-0.93%
20244,321-40-0.92%
20234,361-40-0.91%
20224,401-40-0.9%
20214,441-37-0.83%
20204,4782806.67%
20194,198-39-0.92%
20184,237-28-0.66%
20174,265-49-1.14%
20164,314-30-0.69%
20154,344-23-0.53%
20144,367-16-0.37%
20134,383-27-0.61%
20124,410-35-0.79%
20114,445-32-0.71%
20104,477791.8%
20004,398-291-6.21%
19904,689581.25%
19804,63175619.51%
19703,87567721.17%
19603,19853720.18%
19502,661
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Greenville Population by Year