Greenwood, Indiana Population 2021

60,972
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Greenwood is a city located in Johnson County Indiana. With a 2020 population of 60,972, it is the 13th largest city in Indiana and the 628th largest city in the United States . Greenwood is currently growing at a rate of 1.26% annually and its population has increased by 22.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 49,791 in 2010. Greenwood reached it's highest population of 60,972 in 2021. Spanning over 28 miles, Greenwood has a population density of 2,185 people per square mile.

The average household income in Greenwood is $79,111 with a poverty rate of 7.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $982 per month, and the median house value is $155,300. The median age in Greenwood is 35 years, 33.3 years for males, and 36.5 years for females.

Greenwood Demographics

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

  • White: 85.84%
  • Asian: 6.11%
  • Black or African American: 4.52%
  • Other race: 1.84%
  • Two or more races: 1.39%
  • Native American: 0.26%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
The current population of Greenwood, Indiana is 60,972 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 58,701.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 49,791.

Greenwood, Indiana Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White49,58585.84%
Asian3,5316.11%
Black or African American2,6134.52%
Some Other Race1,0641.84%
Two or More Races8031.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native1500.26%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander180.03%
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Greenwood Population by Race

Greenwood Population Pyramid $2021

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Greenwood Median Age

35


Total

33.3


Male

36.5


Female

Greenwood Adults

There are 42,511 adults, (8,326 of whom are seniors) in Greenwood.

Greenwood Age Dependency

69

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Greenwood Sex Ratio

Female

29,897

51.76%

Male

27,867

48.24%

Greenwood Population by Age

Greenwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greenwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married77.1%22.9%
All58.1%41.9%
Male46.8%53.2%
Female40.3%59.7%
Non Family39.7%60.3%

58.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greenwood Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,3602.5658.1
Married10,7773.2977.1
Non Family7,8451.2339.7
Female2,7113.340.3
Male1,0273.1346.8

3.19

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Greenwood Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9662.57%
9th to 12th Grade2,4076.41%
High School Graduate11,93131.76%
Some College7,67820.44%
Associates Degree2,9067.74%
Bachelors Degree8,45122.50%
Graduate Degree3,2268.59%
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Greenwood Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White31,46329,4209,744
Asian2,4541,683945
Hispanic1,9531,460502
Black1,4011,315385
Other Race730517150
2+ Races26525283
Native American535334

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 64.15%.

Greenwood Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,757$51,197$35,180
Less Than 9th Grade$26,709$35,833$21,354
High School Graduate$36,412$43,470$28,258
Some College$39,400$46,575$33,356
Bachelors Degree$56,577$68,300$47,598
Graduate Degree$63,872$67,048$54,340

$42,757

Average Earnings

$51,197

Average Male

$35,180

Average Female

Greenwood Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greenwood Language by Age

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Greenwood Language

88.37% of Greenwood residents speak only English, while 11.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.68% of the population.

Greenwood Language

Greenwood Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White46,5852,9166.26%
Hispanic3,72460416.22%
Black2,46436514.81%
Asian3,5241514.28%
Other1,064474.42%
Multiple781313.97%
Islander1818100.00%

7.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.53%

Male Poverty Rate

7.71%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greenwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Greenwood is Multiple, with 3.97% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.69%.

Greenwood Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade17.11%
High School8.38%
Some College5.12%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%

Greenwood Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed24.08%
Female Unemployed18.30%
Female Employed4.31%
Male Employed3.91%

Greenwood Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greenwood Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$63,474$79,111
Families$78,324$95,369
Married Families$88,747-
Non Families$38,367$45,341
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Income by Household Type

Greenwood Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Greenwood Married by Age and Sex

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Greenwood 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.

Greenwood Marital Status by Race

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Greenwood Marital Status

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3,917

Number of Veterans

3,444

Male Veterans

473

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War970
Second Gulf War958
Vietnam875
Korea237
World War II114

Greenwood Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,312
65 to 74694
75+664
55 to 64659
18 to 34588

Greenwood Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3,6469.94%
Hispanic1678.00%
Other Race10614.25%
Black965.83%
2+ Races5819.66%
Native American1111.00%

Greenwood Veterans by Race

Greenwood Veterans by Education

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3.11%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.49%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greenwood Veterans by Education

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67.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.4%

Employment Rate

3.4%

Unemployment Rate

Greenwood Employment by Age

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Greenwood Employment by Race

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Greenwood 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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67.66%

Born in Greenwood

92.40%

Native Born

7.60%

Foreign Born

4.31%

Non Citizen

3.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.40% of Greenwood residents were born in the United States, with 67.66% having been born in Indiana. 4.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Greenwood Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202160,9727571.26%
202060,2157571.27%
201959,4587571.29%
201858,7011,3452.35%
201757,3561,0041.78%
201656,3521,0801.95%
201555,2728201.51%
201454,4527941.48%
201353,6588581.63%
201252,8007691.48%
201152,0318721.70%
201051,15915,1223.57%
200036,0379,7723.21%
199026,2656,9383.11%
198019,3277,4585.00%
197011,8694,7005.17%
19607,1694,1038.87%
19503,0665662.06%
19402,5001,0001.29%
19001,5000.00%

Greenwood Population by Year