Greenville, Michigan

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Population in 2017: 8,441 (98% urban, 2% rural).
Population change since 2000: +6.4%
 
Males: 3,968  (47.0%)
Females: 4,473  (53.0%)
Median resident age:

34.2 years
Michigan median age:

39.8 years

Zip codes: 48838.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $37,436 (it was $30,453 in 2000)
Greenville:

$37,436
MI:

$54,909

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,913 (it was $15,933 in 2000)

Greenville city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $109,399 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Greenville:

$109,399
MI:

$155,700

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $116,842; detached houses: $116,440; townhouses or other attached units: $207,672; mobile homes: $28,312

Median gross rent in 2017: $696.

March 2019 cost of living index in Greenville: 78.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.8%
(26.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.7% for Black residents, 50.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 74.3% for other race residents, 58.2% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Greenville, MI (2010)
    • 7,78791.8%White alone
    • 4134.9%Hispanic
    • 1551.8%Two or more races
    • 570.7%Asian alone
    • 320.4%American Indian alone
    • 270.3%Black alone
    • 50.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.06%Other race alone

Races in Greenville detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Michigan and other state lists, there were 83 registered sex offenders living in Greenville, Michigan as of July 08, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Greenville is 102 to 1.


Crime rates in Greenville by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(96.5)
10
(120.7)
12
(143.3)
7
(85.5)
8
(98.0)
10
(125.7)
8
(94.5)
18
(213.7)
10
(118.4)
17
(201.8)
13
(154.1)
19
(225.7)
19
(225.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
2
(24.1)
2
(24.1)
4
(47.8)
2
(24.4)
3
(36.7)
7
(88.0)
6
(70.9)
3
(35.6)
3
(35.5)
2
(23.7)
1
(11.9)
1
(11.9)
2
(23.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
20
(241.3)
18
(217.3)
21
(250.8)
12
(146.6)
15
(183.7)
21
(263.9)
23
(271.7)
12
(142.5)
15
(177.5)
22
(261.2)
12
(142.2)
17
(201.9)
21
(248.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
70
(844.5)
68
(820.8)
63
(752.3)
62
(757.7)
61
(747.1)
62
(779.2)
64
(756.0)
39
(463.0)
52
(615.5)
39
(463.0)
29
(343.7)
31
(368.3)
33
(391.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
328
(3,957)
333
(4,019)
381
(4,550)
388
(4,742)
465
(5,695)
339
(4,260)
424
(5,008)
306
(3,633)
225
(2,663)
227
(2,695)
204
(2,418)
280
(3,326)
241
(2,856)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(181.0)
13
(156.9)
15
(179.1)
7
(85.5)
9
(110.2)
11
(138.2)
5
(59.1)
0
(0.0)
7
(82.9)
7
(83.1)
0
(0.0)
6
(71.3)
9
(106.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(24.1)
1
(12.1)
1
(11.9)
2
(24.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.8)
1
(11.9)
4
(47.3)
6
(71.2)
3
(35.6)
1
(11.9)
1
(11.9)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)364.6402.2428.1354.6415.1415.7409.2387.9297.1367.7276.0389.0387.2

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City-data.com crime index in Greenville, MI

Crime rate in Greenville detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.01
Michigan average:

1.66
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Ancestries: German (26.6%), Dutch (10.9%), Irish (10.4%), English (9.9%), American (5.1%), Danish (2.2%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 830 feet

Land area: 5.71 square miles.

Population density: 1,478 people per square mile   (low).

Greenville, Michigan map

110 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Michigan:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,908 (1.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,024 (2.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Grand Rapids, MI (25.5 miles , pop. 197,800).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Detroit, MI (122.1 miles , pop. 951,270).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (154.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Belding, MI (2.4 miles ),
Sheridan, MI (3.1 miles ),
Stanton, MI (3.4 miles ),
Cedar Springs, MI (3.9 miles ),
Sand Lake, MI (3.9 miles ),
Pierson, MI (4.0 miles),
Rockford, MI (4.0 miles ),
McBride, MI (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 43.18 N, Longitude: 85.25 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +3,310 (+39.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,440 (46.0%)

Area code: 616

Distribution of median household income in Greenville, MI in 2017
Distribution of house value in Greenville, MI in 2017
Greenville satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 5 buildings, average cost: $104,900
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $70,400
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $94,600
  • 2003: 5 buildings, average cost: $59,000
  • 2004: 24 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2005: 23 buildings, average cost: $97,300
  • 2006: 14 buildings, average cost: $91,300
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $67,300
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $101,400
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $73,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $90,000
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $123,600
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $170,600
  • 2015: 1 building, cost: $84,500
  • 2016: 9 buildings, average cost: $156,700
  • 2017: 16 buildings, average cost: $151,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Greenville, MI residents
Average permit cost in Greenville, MI
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.7%
Michigan:

4.4%
Historical population in Greenville, MI
Historical housing units in Greenville, MI
Most common industries in Greenville, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.6%)
  • Educational services (6.5%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Public administration (4.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.8%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (7.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.7%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (5.1%)
  • Public administration (5.0%)
  • Machinery (4.3%)
  • Educational services (4.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Educational services (9.0%)
  • Electrical equipment, appliances, components (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.8%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.7%)
  • Public administration (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Greenville, MI (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.3%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Carpenters (3.9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.6%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.7%)
  • Registered nurses (5.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Child care workers (4.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.2%)

Average climate in Greenville, Michigan

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greenville-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 15% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1956, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 10.5 miles away from the Greenville city center killed 18 people and injured 340 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 4/11/1965, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 10.1 miles away from the city center killed 5 people and injured 142 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Michigan state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 235.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 274.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 188.3 miles away from Greenville center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 354.8 miles away from Greenville center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 331.3 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 350.9 miles away from Greenville center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Montcalm County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 4, Tornadoes: 2, Winds: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowstorm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Greenville:

  • SPECTRUM HEALTH UNITED MEMORIAL - UNITED CAMPUS (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 615 S BOWER STREET)
  • METRON OF GREENVILLE (828 E WASHINGTON ST)
  • SPECTRUM HEALTH REHAB AND NSG CTRS-UNITED HOSPITAL (615 S BOWER ST)
  • DAVITA - GREENVILLE DIALYSIS (101 S GREENVILLE WEST DR)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Greenville:

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Amtrak stations near Greenville:

  • 17 miles: ROCKFORD (39 S. MAIN ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.
  • 19 miles: HOWARD CITY (130 N. ENSLEY ST.) - Bus Station . Services: fully wheelchair accessible.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenville:

  • Cornerstone University (about 23 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; Full-time enrollment: 2,573)
  • Calvin College (about 25 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 4,117)
  • Grand Rapids Community College (about 26 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,296)
  • Davenport University (about 27 miles; Grand Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 6,955)
  • Grand Valley State University (about 36 miles; Allendale, MI; FT enrollment: 21,982)
  • Ferris State University (about 37 miles; Big Rapids, MI; FT enrollment: 11,238)
  • Central Michigan University (about 38 miles; Mount Pleasant, MI; FT enrollment: 22,758)

Public high schools in Greenville:

Public elementary/middle schools in Greenville:

Private elementary/middle schools in Greenville:

  • ST CHARLES ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 164, Location: 502 S FRANKLIN ST, Grades: KG-8)
  • PINE GROVE AMISH PAROCHIAL SCHOOL (Students: 21, Location: 1431 FITZNER RD, Grades: 1-8)
See full list of schools located in Greenville

Library in Greenville:

  • FLAT RIVER COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $591,764; Location: 200 WEST JUDD STREET; 72,085 books; 2,321 audio materials; 2,940 video materials; 149 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Home of Ty Hallock, Detriot Lions Football, Zach Ingles, Eastern Kentucky Basketball

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Greenville: Greenville Station (A), Montcalm County 4H Fairgrounds (B), Glenkerry Golf Course (C), Greenville Country Club (D), Greenville Department of Public Safety (E), Flat River Historical Museum (F), Greenville City Hall (G), Greenville Police Department (H), Greenville Fire Department (I), Flat River Community Library (J), Fighting Falcon Military Museum (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greenville include: Mount Calvary Lutheran Church (A), Saint Paul Lutheran Church (B), First Baptist Church (C), First Church of God (D), First Congregational Church (E), United Methodist Church (F), Saint Paul's Episcopal Church (G), Saint Charles Catholic Church (H), Church of Jesus Christ (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Saint Charles Cemetery (1), Forest Home Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Manoka Lake (A), Como Lake (B), Baldwin Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Greenville include: Tower Park (1), Hansen Park (2), Tower Riverside Park (3), Baldwin Lake Beach (4), Alan G Davis Park (5), Pearl Street Park (6), Heritage Park (7), Friendship Park (8), Jackson's Landing (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Haunted Mill of Greenville (Amusement & Theme Parks; 701 North Lafayette Street).

Hotel: Greenville Motor Inn (1104 West Washington Street).

Court: Greenville City - District Court Magistrate (415 South Lafayette Street).

Birthplace of: Charlie Hemphill - Baseball player, Frank Hemphill - Major League Baseball left fielder.

Montcalm County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Greenville and their reported violations in the past:

GREENVILLE (Population served: 8,511, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In AUG-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-22-2007), St Public Notif received (AUG-22-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-26-2007), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-30-2007)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAR-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-27-2006), St Public Notif requested (MAR-31-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-31-2006), St Public Notif received (APR-21-2006)
TURK LAKE BAR (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
GREENBRIER ESTATES (Population served: 142, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2013), St Public Notif requested (OCT-25-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-25-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (AUG-09-2010), St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2010), St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2010), St Compliance achieved (SEP-13-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
KLACKLE ORCHARDS (Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 regular monitoring violations
NEW TURK LAKE MARKET INC (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JUL-10-2009), St Compliance achieved (JUL-22-2009)
ST. PAULS (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
JORGI'S MARKETPLACE (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2006, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Site Visit (enforcement) (OCT-17-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-17-2006), St Compliance achieved (NOV-20-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
TURK LAKE U.M. CHURCH (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Greenville that have no violations reported:

  • THREE SEASONS CAMPGROUND, INC (Population served: 300, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • NELSON'S SPEED SHOP (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • WHITES POINT (Population served: 90, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PETERSEN OIL AND PROPANE (Population served: 60, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ST. MARGARET'S CHURCH (Population served: 55, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • RONALD RASCH FARMS LLC (Population served: 34, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • JAY'S QUALITY MUFFLER & BRAKE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • SAGES SLAUGHTER HOUSE (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • LOYAL ORDER OF MOOSE #1939 (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Michigan:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.7%
Whole state:

66.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.1%
Whole state:

6.4%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Greenville in 2010:

  • 135 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 31 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 12 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

People in group quarters in Greenville in 2000:

  • 151 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill

Banks with branches in Greenville (2011 data):

  • The Huntington National Bank: Main Branch, Main Branch, Main Branch, Greenville Branch, Main Branch, Greenville Drive-Thru. Info updated 2012/04/02: Bank assets: $54,183.4 mil, Deposits: $44,300.3 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 878 total offices, Holding Company: Huntington Bancshares Incorporated
  • Isabella Bank: Greenville Branch at 1405 West Washington Street, branch established on 1999/03/15. Info updated 2008/04/07: Bank assets: $1,284.4 mil, Deposits: $960.9 mil, headquarters in Mount Pleasant, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Isabella Bank Corporation
  • Fifth Third Bank: Greenville Branch at 410 S. Greenville West Drive, branch established on 1896/01/01. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • Chemical Bank: Greenville Branch at 1311 West Washington Street, branch established on 1982/11/08. Info updated 2010/07/30: Bank assets: $5,331.9 mil, Deposits: $4,367.1 mil, headquarters in Midland, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 146 total offices, Holding Company: Chemical Financial Corporation
  • Commercial Bank: Greenville West Branch at 10530 W Carson City Rd, branch established on 2002/10/14. Info updated 2010/07/19: Bank assets: $374.9 mil, Deposits: $320.7 mil, headquarters in Alma, MI, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 10 total offices, Holding Company: Commercial National Financial Corporation
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Greenville Meijer Branch at 606 S Greenville W Dr, branch established on 2005/12/09. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.

For population 15 years and over in Greenville:

Marital status in Greenville, MI
  • Never married: 27.1%
  • Now married: 42.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 19.8%

For population 25 years and over in Greenville:

  • High school or higher: 85.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Michigan average:

10.8

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Greenville
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenville, MI (based on Montcalm County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,94865
Mainline Protestant5,40423
Catholic5,2588
Other9476
None43,785-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 13
This county:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

2.34 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

0.48 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

1.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Montcalm County:

4.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 35
This county:

5.57 / 10,000 pop.
Michigan:

6.80 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Montcalm County:

9.7%
Michigan:

9.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Montcalm County:

31.2%
Michigan:

29.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Montcalm County:

9.3%
Michigan:

13.4%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Greenville:

51.0%
Michigan:

49.4%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.7%
State:

46.5%

Average BMI:
Greenville:

28.5
State:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Greenville:

20.4%
State:

21.1%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.2%
State:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Michigan:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

33.3%
State:

34.2%

General health condition:
This city:

58.1%
State:

56.1%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.6%
Michigan:

79.2%

More about Health and Nutrition of Greenville, MI Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 16$85,212$63,9091$133
Streets and Highways 13$52,609$48,5620$0
Financial Administration 6$26,843$53,6861$841
Housing and Community Development (Local) 5$18,035$43,2840$0
Sewerage 5$26,220$62,9280$0
Parks and Recreation 4$13,483$40,4496$2,894
Police - Other 4$15,808$47,4247$3,215
Water Supply 3$12,872$51,4880$0
Other Government Administration 3$18,711$74,84414$9,963
Other and Unallocable 2$4,946$29,6760$0
Transit 1$3,596$43,1529$8,690
Firefighters 0$0 17$9,421
Airports 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 62$278,335$53,87155$35,157

Greenville government finances - Expenditure in 2016 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $4,375,000 ($518.30)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,942,000 ($230.07)
    Regular Highways: $1,743,000 ($206.49)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,473,000 ($174.51)
    Police Protection: $1,397,000 ($165.50)
    Solid Waste Management: $871,000 ($103.19)
    Sewerage: $509,000 ($60.30)
    Central Staff Services: $504,000 ($59.71)
    Water Utilities: $437,000 ($51.77)
    Parks and Recreation: $251,000 ($29.74)
    Transit Utilities: $210,000 ($24.88)
    Financial Administration: $119,000 ($14.10)
    Air Transportation: $96,000 ($11.37)
    General Public Buildings: $47,000 ($5.57)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $234,000 ($27.72)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Transit Utilities: $281,000 ($33.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $3,089,000 ($365.95)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $32,000 ($3.79)

Greenville government finances - Revenue in 2016 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,061,000 ($125.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,016,000 ($120.36)
    Housing and Community Development: $548,000 ($64.92)
    Other: $154,000 ($18.24)
    Parks and Recreation: $137,000 ($16.23)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $5,552,000 ($657.74)
    Other: $631,000 ($74.75)
    Transit Utilities: $286,000 ($33.88)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $506,000 ($59.95)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $467,000 ($55.33)
    Rents: $246,000 ($29.14)
    Interest Earnings: $169,000 ($20.02)
    Fines and Forfeits: $46,000 ($5.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $667,000 ($79.02)
    Transit Utilities: $68,000 ($8.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,146,000 ($135.77)
    General Local Government Support: $411,000 ($48.69)
    Other: $194,000 ($22.98)
    Transit Utilities: $182,000 ($21.56)
  • Tax - Property: $3,546,000 ($420.09)
    Other License: $16,000 ($1.90)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,000 ($0.12)

Greenville government finances - Debt in 2016 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,695,000 ($674.68)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,678,000 ($554.20)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,017,000 ($120.48)

Greenville government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,018,000 ($949.89)

7.20% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,402 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.20%
Michigan average:

5.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kent County, MI  2.48% ($43,991 average AGI)
from Ionia County, MI  0.86% ($39,939)
from Gratiot County, MI  0.47% ($33,037)


7.04% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($37,414 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Michigan average:

5.69%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kent County, MI  2.26% ($41,105 average AGI)
to Ionia County, MI  0.87% ($32,985)
to Gratiot County, MI  0.45% ($31,284)
Businesses in Greenville, MI
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Lane Furniture1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza1
Advance Auto Parts1MasterBrand Cabinets2
AmericInn1Maurices1
Applebee's1McDonald's2
Arby's1Meijer1
AutoZone1Penske1
Blockbuster1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1Rite Aid1
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Sprint Nextel1
Fashion Bug1Subway2
FedEx2Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul1
Goodwill2UPS5
H&R Block1Vans1
JCPenney1Walgreens1
Jones New York2Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Kmart1

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenville:

  • WSCG (1380 AM; 1 kW; GREENVILLE, MI; Owner: STAFFORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WOOD (1300 AM; 20 kW; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WION (1430 AM; 5 kW; IONIA, MI; Owner: AGRICULTURAL RESOURCE GROUP, INC.)
  • WMJH (810 AM; daytime; 4 kW; ROCKFORD, MI)
  • WOAP (1080 AM; 50 kW; OWOSSO, MI)
  • WJNZ (1140 AM; daytime; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GOODRICH RADIO, LLC)
  • WTCM (580 AM; 35 kW; TRAVERSE CITY, MI; Owner: WTCM RADIO, INC.)
  • WLDR (1210 AM; daytime; 50 kW; KINGSLEY, MI; Owner: FORT BEND BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WKAR (870 AM; daytime; 10 kW; EAST LANSING, MI; Owner: MICHIGAN STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WJR (760 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WGVU (1480 AM; 5 kW; KENTWOOD, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY B OF C)
  • WWJ (950 AM; 50 kW; DETROIT, MI; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WFDF (910 AM; 50 kW; FLINT, MI; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenville:

  • WODJ (107.3 FM; GREENVILLE, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WBFX (101.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WLAV-FM (96.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WOOD-FM (105.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSCG-FM (106.3 FM; LAKEVIEW, MI; Owner: STAFFORD BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WLHT-FM (95.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WFGR (98.7 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WUGN (99.7 FM; MIDLAND, MI; Owner: FAMILY LIFE BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC)
  • WFUR-FM (102.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: FURNITURE CITY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WBLU-FM (88.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: BLUE LAKE FINE ARTS CAMP)
  • WVGR (104.1 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN)
  • WGRD-FM (97.9 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF GRAND RAPIDS, INC.)
  • WCSG (91.3 FM; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: CORNERSTONE UNIVERSITY.)

TV broadcast stations around Greenville:

  • WWMT (Channel 3; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: FREEDOM BROADCASTING OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WCMU-TV (Channel 14; MOUNT PLEASANT, MI; Owner: CENTRAL MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY)
  • WZZM-TV (Channel 13; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: COMBINED COMMUNICATIONS CORP. OF OKLAHOMA, INC.)
  • WOHO-CA (Channel 33; HOLLAND, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WZPX (Channel 43; BATTLE CREEK, MI; Owner: PAXSON BATTLE CREEK LICENSE, INC.)
  • WXMI (Channel 17; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WOOD-TV (Channel 8; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • WTLJ (Channel 54; MUSKEGON, MI; Owner: TCT OF MICHIGAN, INC.)
  • WGVU-TV (Channel 35; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: GRAND VALLEY STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WLLA (Channel 64; KALAMAZOO, MI; Owner: CHRISTIAN FAITH BROADCAST, INC.)
  • WUHQ-LP (Channel 29; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: P & P CABLE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • W19BA (Channel 19; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WOGC-CA (Channel 25; GRAND RAPIDS, MI; Owner: WOOD LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • W22BH (Channel 22; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W24BS (Channel 24; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W26BD (Channel 26; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W30BE (Channel 30; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: OMNIVISION)
  • W39BO (Channel 39; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W45BC (Channel 45; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W51BX (Channel 51; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W55BZ (Channel 55; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
  • W68CN (Channel 68; CRYSTAL, MI; Owner: MID-MICHIGAN WIRELESS)
Greenville fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Greenville fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 115ft / 34.7mTotal length
  • $180,000Total costs
  • 61,300Total average daily traffic
  • 2,720Total average daily truck traffic
  • 87,815Total future (year 2010) average daily traffic
New bridges in Greenville, MI - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Greenville, MI
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Greenville)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 86 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Greenville, MI)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 103 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenville)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Greenville)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 31 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 61. The highest number of fire incidents - 84 took place in 2014, and the least - 34 in 2005. The data has a dropping trend.
    Fire incident types in Greenville, MI When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (49.5%), and Outside Fires (32.1%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Greenville, MI
    • 51049.5%Structure Fires
    • 33132.1%Outside Fires
    • 15415.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 353.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greenville, MI
Most common first names in Greenville, MI among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert8573.7 years
John8474.1 years
William7776.7 years
Mary7578.8 years
Charles6376.4 years
Donald5072.4 years
George4776.3 years
Richard4470.1 years
Ruth4380.5 years
Helen4278.9 years
Most common last names in Greenville, MI among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Hansen8081.1 years
Petersen5178.6 years
Johnson5079.8 years
Smith4873.6 years
Jensen4777.6 years
Christensen3679.1 years
Nelson3581.7 years
Jones3176.2 years
Miller2977.0 years
Wood2677.4 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Greenville, MI
  • 91.2%Utility gas
  • 4.7%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Greenville, MI
  • 69.2%Utility gas
  • 20.7%Electricity
  • 5.5%No fuel used
  • 3.7%Other fuel
  • 0.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Greenville compared to Michigan state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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