Greenville, NC: What you need to know

A regional hub for education, entertainment, healthcare and shopping, Greenville has several major U.S. and state highways that provide easy access to interstate systems. Academic choices include East Carolina University and Pitt Community College, and their presence gives Greenville a vibrant entertainment and nightlife scene. The largest employer is Vidant Health with nearly 7,900 employees, and the city’s appreciation of history includes more than a dozen buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places.


Greenville, NC City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 88,598
Median Age 26
Median Household Income $34,435
Median Home Price $147,100
Walkscore 31
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Greenville, NC Real Estate

Greenville, NC Schools

Thanks to partnerships between area colleges and universities, the answer to "what do you want to be when you grow up?" is a little easier.

Greenville, NC Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 45.3%
  Female 54.7%

 
Total Employed Armed Forces: 133
In Greenville, NC

 
5.6% CIVILIAN VETERANS
in Greenville, NC

Median Population

Median Age 26%
Age 18 Over 81.8%
Age 21 Over 68.7%
Age 62 Over 10.7%
Age 65 Over 8.6%

Race

  Ethnicity White 54.8%
  Ethnicity Black 37.8%
  Ethnicity Asian 2.9%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 4.1%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.4%
  Ethnicity Other 1.7%

Economics

  Median Household Income $34,435
  Median Home Price $147,100
  Homes Owned 65.2%
  Homes Rent 34.8%
  Median Property Rent $742

Language

  English Only 93.3%
  English Other 6.7%

 
COMMUTE TIME: 17.6 MINUTES
in Greenville, NC

Commute Types

  Walked 3.1%
  Worked at Home 2.9%
  Public Transportation 1.9%
  Other Means 1%
  Drove Alone 83.6%
  Carpooled 7.5%

31/100
WALK SCORE
for Greenville, NC