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Greenwood Micro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Greenwood Area is 94,808. The Greenwood Area population density is 204.80 people per square mile, which is higher than the state average density of 147.63 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Greenwood Area is white, which represent 65.18% of the total population. The average Greenwood Area education level is lower than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 94,808. #388

Population Density, #162

Greenwood Area
204.80 per square mile
South Carolina
147.63 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:61,795 (65.18%, #761)
Black:28,864 (30.44%, #77)
Hispanic:4,069 (4.29%, #504)
Asian:550 (0.58%, #632)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):143 (0.15%, #763)
One Race, Other:1,540 (1.62%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,916 (2.02%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:2,697 (66.28%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:459 (11.28%, see rank)
Cuban:17 (0.42%, see rank)
Central American:547 (13.44%, see rank)
South American:75 (1.84%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

81,861 (86.34%) out of the total population of 94,808 reported first ancestry.

 Greenwood Area% of the Total PopulationSouth CarolinaU.S.
Arab1800.19%, see rank0.22%0.56%
Czech2550.27%, see rank0.16%0.47%
Danish200.02%, see rank0.15%0.42%
Dutch7350.78%, see rank0.92%1.40%
English6,9687.35%, see rank9.17%8.02%
French1,6501.74%, see rank2.15%3.34%
German7,1347.52%, see rank10.08%15.03%
Greek2380.25%, see rank0.29%0.41%
Hungarian1060.11%, see rank0.27%0.46%
Irish8,4728.94%, see rank9.62%10.80%
Italian9370.99%, see rank2.87%5.52%
Norwegian1000.11%, see rank0.37%1.42%
Polish6690.71%, see rank1.30%3.01%
Portuguese740.08%, see rank0.12%0.44%
Russian780.08%, see rank0.36%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2,7102.86%, see rank2.38%0.99%
Scottish1,3771.45%, see rank2.21%1.72%
Subsaharan African3430.36%, see rank0.88%0.95%
Swedish3680.39%, see rank0.47%1.27%
Swiss3120.33%, see rank0.16%0.30%
Ukrainian2500.26%, see rank0.18%0.31%
American18,30219.30%, see rank12.63%7.12%
Welsh3320.35%, see rank0.50%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 44,785 (47.24%, see rank)
Females: 50,023 (52.76%, see rank)

Greenwood Area
Male: 47.24%
Female: 52.76%
South Carolina
Male: 48.62%
Female: 51.38%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Greenwood Area
40.00 years old
South Carolina
38.30 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Greenwood Area
38.60 years old
South Carolina
36.70 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Greenwood Area
41.20 years old
South Carolina
39.80 years old
38.80 years old

 Greenwood Area% of the Total PopulationSouth CarolinaU.S.
Under 5 years6,0726.40%, see rank6.25%6.36%
5 to 9 years5,8016.12%, see rank6.40%6.51%
10 to 14 years6,2896.63%, see rank6.38%6.59%
15 to 19 years6,7597.13%, see rank6.71%6.85%
20 to 24 years6,7987.17%, see rank7.35%7.13%
25 to 34 years10,64811.23%, see rank12.84%13.47%
35 to 44 years11,71812.36%, see rank12.61%12.96%
45 to 54 years12,75113.45%, see rank13.82%14.09%
55 to 64 years12,31112.99%, see rank12.93%12.29%
65 to 74 years8,7139.19%, see rank8.82%7.64%
75 to 84 4,6544.91%, see rank4.30%4.25%
85 years and over2,2942.42%, see rank1.59%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Greenwood AreaSouth CarolinaU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population63,089, 100%3,163,095209,056,129
Less Than High School13,045, 20.68%, see rank14.97%13.67%
High School Graduate19,807, 31.40%, see rank29.98%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree17,556, 27.83%, see rank29.70%29.09%
Bachelor Degree8,652, 13.71%, see rank16.17%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree4,029, 6.39%, see rank9.17%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#12.73, see rank13.2813.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Greenwood Area South CarolinaU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2,81780.94%19.06%72.21%27.79%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)9,63692.73%, see rank7.27%, see rank91.32%8.68%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)5,37893.60%, see rank6.40%, see rank91.63%8.37%90.60%9.40%
College5,62486.72%, see rank13.28%, see rank79.41%20.59%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School52160.65%, see rank39.35%, see rank69.51%30.49%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Greenwood AreaSouth CarolinaU.S.
Total Households36,512, 100%1,795,715116,211,092
Average Household Size2.51, see rank2.562.63
1 Person Households10,704, 29.32%, see rank27.77%27.57%
2 or More Person Households25,808, 70.68%, see rank72.23%72.43%
Family Households (Families)24,197, 66.27%, see rank67.06%66.22%
Average Family Size3.17, see rank3.203.32
Married-Couple Family16,240, 44.48%, see rank47.27%48.42%
Nonfamily Households12,315, 33.73%, see rank32.94%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Greenwood Area%South CarolinaU.S.
15 Years and Over Total76,646see rank3,827,572252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over35,495100%, see rank1,841,777123,281,364
Never Married11,98933.78%, see rank34.62%35.77%
Married18,76252.86%, see rank52.83%52.04%
Widowed9822.77%, see rank2.93%2.57%
Divorced3,76210.60%, see rank9.62%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over41,151100%, see rank1,985,795129,692,771
Never Married12,98431.55%, see rank28.93%29.48%
Married19,02846.24%, see rank49.09%49.19%
Widowed5,00112.15%, see rank10.44%9.16%
Divorced4,13810.06%, see rank11.54%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Greenwood Area%South CarolinaU.S.
Native91,74096.76%, see rank95.21%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence70,50374.36%, see rank58.27%58.73%
Born in Different State20,40621.52%, see rank35.87%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
8310.88%, see rank1.07%1.42%
Foreign Born3,0683.24%, see rank4.79%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship5940.63%, see rank1.72%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2,4742.61%, see rank3.07%7.09%
Born In Europe4730.50%, see rank0.80%1.53%
Born In Asia5320.56%, see rank1.05%3.82%
Born In Africa1250.13%, see rank0.18%0.55%
Born In Oceania230.02%, see rank0.02%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,9022.01%, see rank2.57%6.83%
Born In Northern America130.01%, see rank0.17%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Greenwood Area%South CarolinaU.S.
English34,71895.09%, see rank92.57%79.39%
Spanish1,1713.21%, see rank4.28%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages3781.04%, see rank1.89%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages2140.59%, see rank1.00%3.36%
Other310.08%, see rank0.25%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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