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Greenville,NC index of house prices

Total population: 89,852 (Urban population: 59,682, Rural population: 703 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 43,017 (37,921 occupied: 11,799 owner occupied, 26,122 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

69%
State:

36%

Housing density: 1,682 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $159,300.

Median contract rent in 2016: $392 (lower quartile is $308, upper quartile is $498)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $968


Median gross rent in Greenville, NC in 2016: $482

Housing units in Greenville with a mortgage: 8,964 (184 second mortgage, 952 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,835

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $82,348

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $75,533

Median monthly housing costs: $808


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Greenville, North Carolina Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $162,200 (it was $92,100 in 2000)
Greenville:

$162,200
North Carolina:

$165,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $98,200 - $267,900

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $227,421
Here:

$227,421
State:

$235,833

Townhouses or other attached units: $177,134
Here:

$177,134
State:

$191,052

In 2-unit structures: $170,294
Here:

$170,294
State:

$221,545

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $37,196
Here:

$37,196
State:

$144,611

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $58,541
Here:

$58,541
State:

$188,356

Mobile homes: $30,905
Here:

$30,905
State:

$74,306
Median year house/condo built: 2000

Median year apartment built: 1994

Household type by relationship:

Households: 91,500
  • In family households: 54,141 (7,631 male householders, 10,038 female householders)
    10,410 spouses, 19,675 children (19,239 natural, 119 adopted, 317 stepchildren), 1,285 grandchildren, 1,420 brothers or sisters, 546 parents, 1,665 other relatives, 1,471 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 31,445 (9,487 male householders (6,992 living alone)), 10,765 female householders (8,054 living alone)), 11,193 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 5,914

Size of family households: 8,317 2-persons, 4,689 3-persons, 3,262 4-persons, 1,000 5-persons, 339 6-persons, 62 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 15,046 1-person, 3,756 2-persons, 654 3-persons, 700 4-persons, 96 6-persons.

7,242 married couples with children.
7,980 single-parent households (1,690 men, 6,290 women).

92.6% of residents of Greenville speak English at home.
3.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (58% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (68% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 8% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 5,379 (5.9%)
(33.9% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.5
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

4.5

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Greenville, North Carolina:

  • 79no bedroom
  • 661 bedroom
  • 2,0122 bedrooms
  • 5,5973 bedrooms
  • 3,5274 bedrooms
  • 5185+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greenville, North Carolina:

  • 757no bedroom
  • 7,7521 bedroom
  • 10,6112 bedrooms
  • 5,5703 bedrooms
  • 1,1914 bedrooms
  • 2415+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Greenville in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 771no vehicle
  • 3,2581 vehicle
  • 5,1352 vehicles
  • 1,9143 vehicles
  • 5224 vehicles
  • 1995+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population

Cars and other vehicles available in Greenville in renter-occupied apartments

  • 4,170no vehicle
  • 11,8821 vehicle
  • 6,7942 vehicles
  • 2,2473 vehicles
  • 7784 vehicles
  • 2515+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greenville, North Carolina:

  • 791 room
  • 662 rooms
  • 813 rooms
  • 1,1454 rooms
  • 1,9015 rooms
  • 2,6116 rooms
  • 1,3547 rooms
  • 1,7648 rooms
  • 2,7989+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greenville, North Carolina:

  • 6861 room
  • 2,5552 rooms
  • 5,9323 rooms
  • 8,9994 rooms
  • 5,0025 rooms
  • 1,9806 rooms
  • 3897 rooms
  • 4438 rooms
  • 1369+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Greenville, NC household income distribution

  • Greenville, NC household income distribution
  • 6,282Less than $10,000
  • 3,457$10,000 to $14,999
  • 3,182$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,402$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,780$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,951$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,794$35,000 to $39,999
  • 1,579$40,000 to $44,999
  • 1,528$45,000 to $49,999
  • 2,759$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,940$60,000 to $74,999
  • 2,424$75,000 to $99,999
  • 2,673$100,000 to $124,999
  • 788$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,139$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,243$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Greenville, NC

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Greenville, NC
  • 387Less than $10,000
  • 23$10,000 to $14,999
  • 50$15,000 to $19,999
  • 15$20,000 to $24,999
  • 18$25,000 to $29,999
  • 39$30,000 to $34,999
  • 55$35,000 to $39,999
  • 100$40,000 to $49,999
  • 224$50,000 to $59,999
  • 432$60,000 to $69,999
  • 637$70,000 to $79,999
  • 583$80,000 to $89,999
  • 945$90,000 to $99,999
  • 1,678$100,000 to $124,999
  • 916$125,000 to $149,999
  • 1,356$150,000 to $174,999
  • 782$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,437$200,000 to $249,999
  • 978$250,000 to $299,999
  • 1,295$300,000 to $399,999
  • 433$400,000 to $499,999
  • 245$500,000 to $749,999
  • 72$750,000 to $999,999
  • 59$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 20$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Greenville, NC

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Greenville, NC
  • 734Less than $100
  • 149$150 to $199
  • 72$200 to $249
  • 413$250 to $299
  • 800$300 to $349
  • 1,700$350 to $399
  • 1,695$400 to $449
  • 3,461$450 to $499
  • 2,480$500 to $549
  • 1,641$550 to $599
  • 1,691$600 to $649
  • 574$650 to $699
  • 2,313$700 to $749
  • 2,049$750 to $799
  • 2,037$800 to $899
  • 610$900 to $999
  • 1,796$1,000 to $1,249
  • 263$1,250 to $1,499
  • 707$1,500 to $1,999
  • 219$2,000 to $2,499
  • 73$2,500 to $2,999
  • 645No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,1832010 or later
  • 1,4482000 to 2009
  • 9801990 to 1999
  • 5471980 to 1989
  • 2531970 to 1979
  • 239Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Greenville population
Greenville commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 890
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 6,744
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 13,234
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 8,214
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,290
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 761
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 1,726
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 582
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 868
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,301
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,686
  • 90 or more minutes: 337
Greenville, NC Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 84.8%
Number of people working at home: 1,614 (3.6% of all workers)

Greenville mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 51,718 (86%)
  • Carpooled: 4,357 (7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 788 (1%)
  • Ferryboat: 12 (0%)
  • Taxi: 393 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 143 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,171 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,614 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 English: 3,362
 American: 2,731
 Irish: 2,235
 German: 1,838
 Italian: 1,228
 European: 983
 African: 918
 Scottish: 718
 Scotch-Irish: 636
 French (except Basque): 396
 Polish: 371
 British: 371
 Palestinian: 238
 Welsh: 230
 Ghanaian: 176
 Greek: 151
 Swedish: 145
 Norwegian: 128
 Jamaican: 124
 Dutch: 114
 West Indian: 95
 Russian: 82
 Lebanese: 80
 French Canadian: 79
 Eastern European: 64
 Brazilian: 57
 Arab: 56
 Northern European: 44
 Scandinavian: 44
 Canadian: 44
 Finnish: 43
 Egyptian: 43
 Nigerian: 31
 Austrian: 26
 Swiss: 22
 Portuguese: 22
 Ukrainian: 21
 Hungarian: 20
 Alsatian: 17
 Lithuanian: 16
 Czechoslovakian: 15
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 13
 Croatian: 10
 Slovene: 9
 Danish: 9
 Moroccan: 8
 Yugoslavian: 8
 Romanian: 7
 Turkish: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 15%India
  • 12%Mexico
  • 8%Asia,n.e.c.
  • 6%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 5%Canada
  • 4%Vietnam
  • 4%Philippines

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 61,361
  • Other state: 23,278
  • Northeast: 6,456
  • Midwest: 4,399
  • South: 10,140
  • West: 2,283

65% of Greenville residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 35% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 74% lived in North Carolina.

Greenville:

64.6%
State average:

84.3%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 282
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 307
  • 5th and 6th grade: 204
  • 7th and 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 293
  • 10th grade: 301
  • 11th grade: 365
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 273
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,177
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,409
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,522
  • Associate degree: 1,711
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,850
  • Master's degree: 2,074
  • Professional school degree: 1,150
  • Doctorate degree: 1,005

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 161
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 309
  • 9th grade: 287
  • 10th grade: 432
  • 11th grade: 253
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 407
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 5,597
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,610
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,708
  • Associate degree: 3,603
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,981
  • Master's degree: 2,765
  • Professional school degree: 572
  • Doctorate degree: 287

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 5.6%Males
  • 4.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 14.7%Males
  • 10.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 3.6%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 5.7%Males
  • 3.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 6.0%Males
  • 7.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 27.5%Males
  • 12.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • 7.2%Females
Greenville marital status for males
Greenville marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 13,303
  • One, attached: 3,560
  • Two: 2,625
  • 3 or 4: 2,019
  • 5 to 9: 8,481
  • 10 to 19: 8,278
  • 20 to 49: 3,037
  • 50 or more: 1,116
  • Mobile homes: 598

Median worth of mobile homes: $6,583

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 0.4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 1.7%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Greenville:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greenville
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (62.9%)
  • Utility gas (36.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)
  • Electricity (94.3%)
  • Utility gas (5.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (0.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (0.4%)
  • No fuel used (0.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 1,138
Here:

13.6%
North Carolina:

10.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 278
Here:

10.8%
North Carolina:

8.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 178
Here:

0.9%
North Carolina:

17.5%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)