Greene County, North Carolina Population 2022

Greene County, North Carolina's estimated population is 20,958 with a growth rate of -0.18% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Greene County, North Carolina is the 81st largest county in North Carolina. The 2010 Population was 21,258 and has seen a growth of -1.41% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
17906,8930.00%
18004,218-2,675-38.81%
18104,86764915.39%
18204,533-334-6.86%
18306,4131,88041.47%
18406,5951822.84%
18506,619240.36%
18607,9251,30619.73%
18708,6877629.62%
188010,0371,35015.54%
189010,03920.02%
190012,0381,99919.91%
191013,0831,0458.68%
192016,2123,12923.92%
193018,6562,44415.08%
194018,548-108-0.58%
195018,024-524-2.83%
196016,741-1,283-7.12%
197014,967-1,774-10.60%
198016,1171,1507.68%
199015,384-733-4.55%
201021,2585,87438.18%
201121,5142561.20%
201221,191-323-1.50%
201321,011-180-0.85%
201421,01210.00%
201520,950-62-0.30%
201621,0781280.61%
201720,963-115-0.55%
201821,1061430.68%
201921,069-37-0.18%
202021,032-37-0.18%
202120,995-37-0.18%
202220,958-37-0.18%
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Greene County, North Carolina Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,96156.99%
Black or African American7,08733.77%
American Indian and Alaska Native1030.49%
Asian100.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander80.04%
Some Other Race5502.62%
Two or More Races1,2686.04%
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Greene County, North Carolina Population by Race

Greene County, North Carolina Population Pyramid 2022

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Greene County, North Carolina Median Age

40.5


Total

38.5


Male

43.2


Female

Greene County, North Carolina Adults

There are 16,736 adults, (3,430 of whom are seniors) in Greene County, North Carolina.

Greene County, North Carolina Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Greene County, North Carolina Sex Ratio

Female

9,458

45.07%

Male

11,529

54.93%

Greene County, North Carolina Population by Age

Greene County, North Carolina Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Greene County, North Carolina Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.7%20.3%
All69.6%30.4%
Non Family65.8%34.2%
Male61.8%38.2%
Female54.5%45.5%

69.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Greene County, North Carolina Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2182.5669.6
Married3,0983.0979.7
Male3223.8161.8
Female1,2573.5854.5
Non Family2,5411.2565.8

3.17

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Greene County, North Carolina Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4199.44%
9th to 12th Grade2,14114.24%
High School Graduate4,79731.90%
Some College3,23721.52%
Associates Degree1,88412.53%
Bachelors Degree1,1527.66%
Graduate Degree4092.72%
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Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
2+ Races753519113
White7,6606,6101,106
Black5,1293,806341
Hispanic1,72064869
Other Race2971301
Asian1010
Native American9737
Islander8

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 2+ races people with a rate of 15.01%.

Greene County, North Carolina Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,433$35,302$27,237
Less Than 9th Grade$21,733$22,961$17,019
High School Graduate$27,679$35,710$22,064
Some College$31,360$35,806$29,003
Bachelors Degree$44,924$52,047$37,250
Graduate Degree$46,957$43,281$47,138

$31,433

Average Earnings

$35,302

Average Male

$27,237

Average Female

Greene County, North Carolina Earnings by Educational Attainment

Greene County, North Carolina Language by Age

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Greene County, North Carolina Language

84.77% of Greene County, North Carolina residents speak only English, while 15.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 14.26% of the population.

Greene County, North Carolina Language

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,9861,07836.10%
Black5,8991,67128.33%
Multiple1,12116114.36%
White8,9791,10312.28%
Other129NaN%

21.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.99%

Male Poverty Rate

22.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Greene County, North Carolina

The race most likely to be in poverty in Greene County, North Carolina is Hispanic, with 36.10% below the poverty level.

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

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.21%.

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade37.27%
High School16.54%
Some College11.31%
Bachelors or Greater3.49%

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed8.32%
Male Unemployed27.78%
Female Employed10.53%
Female Unemployed91.77%

Greene County, North Carolina Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Greene County, North Carolina Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,563$53,957
Families$55,636$64,585
Married Families$67,667-
Non Families$22,069$31,652
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Income by Household Type

Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Married by Age and Sex

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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

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Greene County, North Carolina Marital Status

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1,045

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War139
First Gulf War207
Vietnam351
Korea14
World War II12

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3466
35 to 54273
55 to 64307
65 to 74232
75+167

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White5926.19%
Black4086.92%
Native American1515.46%
2+ Races303.65%
Hispanic150.74%

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Race

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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9.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

46.08%

Veteran Disability Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Veterans by Education

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51.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Greene County, North Carolina Employment by Age

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Greene County, North Carolina Employment by Race

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Greene County, North Carolina 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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75.16%

Born in Greene County, North Carolina

92.36%

Native Born

7.64%

Foreign Born

6.48%

Non Citizen

1.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

92.36% of Greene County, North Carolina residents were born in the United States, with 75.16% having been born in North Carolina. 6.48% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Greene County, North Carolina Place of Birth

  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

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