Greenville, Texas Population 2023

28,947

Greenville is a city located in Hunt County Texas. It is also the county seat of Hunt County. With a 2023 population of 28,947, it is the 118th largest city in Texas and the 1592nd largest city in the United States.Greenville is currently growing at a rate of 0.91% annually and its population has increased by 2.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 28,164 in 2020. Spanning over 33 miles, Greenville has a population density of 897 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenville is $58,007 with a poverty rate of 20.82%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Greenville is 36 years, 35 years for males, and 37.1 years for females.

Greenville Demographics

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

  • White: 64.63%
  • Other race: 15.00%
  • Black or African American: 13.25%
  • Two or more races: 4.93%
  • Asian: 1.21%
  • Native American: 0.93%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.04%
The current population of Greenville, Texas is 28,947 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 28,164.

Greenville, Texas Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Other race

Black or African American

Two or more races

Asian

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Greenville Population by Race

Greenville Population Pyramid 2023

Greenville Median Age

36

Total

35

Male

37.1

Female

Greenville Adults

There are 21,000 adults, (4,632 of whom are seniors) in Greenville.

Greenville Age Dependency

71.6

Age Dependency Ratio

28.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

43.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenville Sex Ratio

Female14,01649.90%
Male14,07250.10%

Greenville Population by Age

Greenville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

3.29

Average Family Size

2.61

Average Household Size

51.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Greenville Households and Families

Male

Female

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

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 79.59%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 35.29%.

Greenville Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$30,363

Average Earnings

$35,428

Average Male

$24,421

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

79.39% of Greenville residents speak only English, while 20.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 19.18% of the population.

Greenville Language

Greenville Poverty by Race

rate

20.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.07%

Male Poverty Rate

17.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenville is Native, with 88.24% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenville is White, with 11.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.78%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.67%.

Greenville Poverty

Greenville Poverty Rate by Education

Greenville Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenville Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Greenville Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

46.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.8%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

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 Over 65, 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

1,959

Number of Veterans

1,860

Male Veterans

99

Female Veterans

Greenville Veterans by War

Greenville Veterans by Age

count

Greenville Veterans by Race

Greenville Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenville Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.9%

Labor Force Participation

59.3%

Employment Rate

5.5%

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

67.74%

Born in Greenville

89.75%

Native Born

9.98%

Foreign Born

7.02%

Non Citizen

2.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

89.75% of Greenville residents were born in the United States, with 67.74% having been born in Texas. 7.02% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Greenville Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Greenville Population by Year