Living in Greenville, NC

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Updated: 2020-03-11

Greenville SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
7
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

Greenville, NC Crime Report

3,148
Total Crimes
3,376.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
31.46%
Above National Average

Greenville, NC Cost Of Living

92
Greenville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average

Greenville, North Carolina Info Snack

Greenville is the county seat and the most populous city in Pitt County, North Carolina, United States. The principal city of the Greenville metropolitan area, and the 10th-most populous city in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Greenville is the health, entertainment, and educational hub of North Carolina's Tidewater and Coastal Plain. The city's official population as of the 2013 United States census estimate is 89,130 residents while the Greenville Metropolitan Area includes 174,263 people. In January 2008 and January 2010, Greenville was named one of the nation's "100 Best Communities for Young People" by the America's Promise Alliance. In June 2012, Greenville was ranked in the top ten of the nation's "Best Small Places For Business And Careers" by Forbes magazine. In 2010 Greenville was ranked twenty-fourth in mid-city business growth and development by Forbes Magazine.
Population
91,207
Unemployment
9.9%
Poverty
31.4%
Median Home
$155,100
Median Income
$37,471
Median Rent
$799

Greenville, NC Photos

Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Greenville in North Carolina

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Map Of Greenville, NC

Population over time in Greenville

Year Population % Change
2017 91,207 1.0%
2016 90,347 0.7%
2015 89,745 1.3%
2014 88,598 1.2%
2013 87,546 1.5%
2012 86,249 2.1%
2011 84,445 2.3%
2010 82,576 2.7%
2009 80,439 -
Crime/100k Greenville NC USA
Violent Crime 473.0 377.6 368.9
Murder 5.4 6.0 5.0
Robbery 116.9 81.1 86.2
Aggravated Assault 350.7 265.1 246.8
Property Crime 2903.4 2494.1 2199.5
Burglary 509.5 599.9 376.0
Larceny 2274.9 1724.4 1594.6
Car Theft 119.1 169.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Greenville

White
51.1% (46,612)
African American
37.8% (34,477)
American Indian
0.3% (291)
Asian
2.6% (2,335)
Hawaiian
0.0% (45)
Other
0.4% (323)
Two Or More
2.6% (2,410)
Hispanic
5.2% (4,714)
Race Greenville NC USA
White 51.1% 63.3% 61.1%
African American 37.8% 21.1% 12.3%
American Indian 0.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 2.8% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.2% 9.2% 17.8%

Household Income For Greenville, North Carolina

Less than $10,000
14.4% (1,311,510)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.3% (759,790)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.7% (1,155,643)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (1,006,456)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.0% (1,367,672)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.6% (1,425,812)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.2% (749,893)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (762,264)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (299,363)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (282,292)
Income Greenville NC USA
Less than $10,000 14.4% 6.8% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.3% 5.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.7% 10.7% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 10.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.0% 14.2% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.6% 18.1% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.2% 12.0% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 12.5% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 4.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 4.9% 7.0%

Gender in Greenville

Female
54.4% (49,652)
Male
45.6% (41,555)
Gender Greenville NC USA
Female 54.4% 51.3% 50.8%
Male 45.6% 48.7% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Greenville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (2,736)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (4,560)
High School / GED
21.0% (19,153)
Some College
21.0% (19,153)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (10,944)
Bachelor's Degree
24.0% (21,889)
Master's Degree
9.0% (8,208)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,736)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (1,824)
Education Greenville NC USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 24.0% 20.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

1 Reviews & Comments About Greenville

Overall User Rating
3.0
/5

Linwood Whitehurst

I live in Greenville NC Greenville is not all that dangerous

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