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Races in Greer, South Carolina (SC) Detailed Stats: Ancestries, Foreign born residents, place of birth

 

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Races in Greer, SC (2009)

  • White alone - 16,153 (68.2%)
  • Black alone - 4,006 (16.9%)
  • Hispanic - 2,791 (11.8%)
  • Two or more races - 279 (1.2%)
  • Asian alone - 287 (1.2%)
  • Other race alone - 92 (0.4%)
  • American Indian alone - 65 (0.3%)

Races in Greer, SC (2000)

  • White alone - 11,809 (70.1%)
  • Black alone - 3,269 (19.4%)
  • Hispanic - 1,377 (8.2%)
  • Asian alone - 191 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 147 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 28 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 15 (0.09%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 7 (0.04%)

2009 2000

Races in South Carolina (2009)

  • White alone - 2,954,621 (64.8%)
  • Black alone - 1,267,183 (27.8%)
  • Hispanic - 203,827 (4.5%)
  • Two or more races - 58,878 (1.3%)
  • Asian alone - 57,252 (1.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 10,354 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 6,410 (0.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2,717 (0.06%)

Races in South Carolina (2000)

  • White alone - 2,652,291 (66.1%)
  • Black alone - 1,178,486 (29.4%)
  • Hispanic - 95,076 (2.4%)
  • Asian alone - 35,568 (0.9%)
  • Two or more races - 33,290 (0.8%)
  • American Indian alone - 12,765 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 3,266 (0.08%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 1,270 (0.03%)


English speakers - Total:

85.5% of residents of Greer speak English at home.
10.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (33% speak English very well, 67% speak English less than very well).
3.9% of residents speak other language at home (59% speak English very well, 41% speak English less than very well).


English speakers - Born in the United States:

94.3% of residents of Greer speak English at home.
3.6% of residents speak Spanish at home (65% speak English very well, 35% speak English less than very well).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).


English speakers - Native, born elsewhere:

62.1% of residents of Greer speak English at home.
31.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 45% speak English less than very well).
6.8% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).


English speakers - Foreign born:

11.1% of residents of Greer speak English at home.
65.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (19% speak English very well, 81% speak English less than very well).
23.4% of residents speak other language at home (44% speak English very well, 56% speak English less than very well).


White - Speak only English
Native:

95.7% (14,280)
Foreign born:

6.5% (111)
White - Speak another language
Native:

4.3% (648)
Foreign born:

93.5% (1,591)

Black or African American - Speak only English
Native:

99.7% (3,745)
Foreign born:

67.3% (37)
Black or African American - Speak another language
Native:

0.3% (12)
Foreign born:

32.7% (18)

Asian - Speak another language
Native:

33.3% (19)
Foreign born:

100.0% (198)

Other race - Speak only English
Native:

27.8% (45)
Foreign born:

18.4% (112)
Other race - Speak another language
Native:

72.2% (117)
Foreign born:

81.6% (496)

Two or more races - Speak only English
Native:

86.6% (278)
Foreign born:

54.5% (30)
Two or more races - Speak another language
Native:

13.4% (43)
Foreign born:

45.5% (25)

White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak only English
Native:

97.9% (14,107)
Foreign born:

14.6% (67)
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino - Speak another language
Native:

2.1% (306)
Foreign born:

85.4% (391)

Hispanic or Latino - Speak only English
Native:

34.1% (246)
Foreign born:

10.0% (186)
Hispanic or Latino - Speak another language
Native:

65.9% (475)
Foreign born:

90.0% (1,670)

1,453 residents are foreign born , (6.2% Latin America1.3% Asia).

This city:  8.6%
South Carolina:  2.9%

Median age by place of birth - Greer

Place of birth - Greer
White / Caucasian

Place of birth - Greer
Black or African American

Place of birth - Greer
American Indian / Alaska Native

Place of birth - Greer
Asian

Place of birth - Greer
Other race

Place of birth - Greer
Two or more races

Place of birth - Greer
White alone, not Hispanic / Latino

Place of birth - Greer
Hispanic or Latino

Year of entry for the foreign-born population - Greer

Year of entry for the foreign-born male population - Greer

Year of entry for the foreign-born female population - Greer

Place of birth by age - Greer

Marital status for White population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 29.4%
  • Now married: 60.9%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 1.6%
  • Divorced: 7.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 18.5%
  • Now married: 53.5%
  • Separated: 3.7%
  • Widowed: 9.9%
  • Divorced: 14.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

98.3% (298)
Unmarried:

1.7% (5)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

56.8% (2,329)
Unmarried:

43.2% (1,773)
Marital status for Black or African American population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 47.1%
  • Now married: 34.6%
  • Separated: 9.7%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 5.2%
Females:
  • Never married: 42.0%
  • Now married: 29.2%
  • Separated: 12.2%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (38)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

36.2% (456)
Unmarried:

63.8% (804)
Marital status for American Indian / Alaska Native population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 100.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (6)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Marital status for Asian population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 41.5%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 57.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.4%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (10)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

74.7% (62)
Unmarried:

25.3% (21)
Marital status for Other race population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 38.3%
  • Now married: 61.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 44.1%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.9%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (8)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

30.0% (48)
Unmarried:

70.0% (112)
Marital status for Two or more races population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 28.1%
  • Now married: 71.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 72.3%
  • Now married: 27.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

15.7% (11)
Unmarried:

84.3% (59)
Marital status for White alone, not Hispanic / Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 27.7%
  • Now married: 61.1%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 1.8%
  • Divorced: 8.1%
Females:
  • Never married: 17.0%
  • Now married: 53.0%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 10.6%
  • Divorced: 15.4%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

98.3% (298)
Unmarried:

1.7% (5)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

56.8% (2,069)
Unmarried:

43.2% (1,573)
Marital status for Hispanic or Latino population 15 years and over:
Males:
  • Never married: 39.7%
  • Now married: 60.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%
Females:
  • Never married: 45.0%
  • Now married: 54.3%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.7%

Women who had a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

100.0% (8)
Unmarried:

0.0% (0)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months
Now married:

48.6% (308)
Unmarried:

51.4% (326)

Ancestries in Greer
(Other ancestries excluded from the graph)

  • Other - 5,134 (30.5%)
  • United States - 2,701 (16.0%)
  • Irish - 1,705 (10.1%)
  • German - 1,480 (8.8%)
  • English - 1,330 (7.9%)
  • Italian - 491 (2.9%)
  • Scotch-Irish - 404 (2.4%)
  • Scottish - 342 (2.0%)
  • French - 301 (1.8%)
  • Dutch - 217 (1.3%)
  • Polish - 134 (0.8%)
  • Welsh - 127 (0.8%)
  • Czech - 102 (0.6%)
  • Swedish - 96 (0.6%)
  • French Canadian - 73 (0.4%)
  • Norwegian - 69 (0.4%)
  • Russian - 62 (0.4%)
  • Hungarian - 56 (0.3%)
  • Ukrainian - 25 (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African - 17 (0.1%)
  • Greek - 16 (0.09%)
  • Swiss - 16 (0.09%)
  • Lithuanian - 15 (0.09%)
  • Danish - 10 (0.06%)
  • West Indian - 9 (0.05%)
  • Arab - 4 (0.02%)

Geographical mobility - Same house 1 year ago (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 14,290 (80.4%)
  • Black or African American: 3,335 (83.8%)
  • American Indian / Alaska Native: 65 (100.0%)
  • Asian: 196 (68.3%)
  • Other race: 640 (76.5%)
  • Two or more races: 256 (66.0%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 12,955 (81.6%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 2,002 (72.0%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same county (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 2,049 (11.5%)
  • Black or African American: 566 (14.2%)
  • Two or more races: 108 (27.8%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 1,606 (10.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 443 (15.9%)

Geographical mobility - Moved within same state (%)

  • White (Caucasian): 802 (4.5%)
  • Black or African American: 66 (1.7%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 792 (5.0%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 19 (0.7%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from different state (%)

  • White: 566 (3.2%)
  • Asian: 66 (23.0%)
  • Other race: 92 (11.0%)
  • Two or more races: 16 (4.1%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 498 (3.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 160 (5.8%)

Geographical mobility - Moved from abroad (%)

  • White / Caucasian: 72 (0.4%)
  • Black or African American: 11 (0.3%)
  • Asian: 25 (8.7%)
  • Other race: 105 (12.5%)
  • Two or more races: 8 (2.1%)
  • White alone, not Hispanic / Latino: 19 (0.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino: 158 (5.7%)
Children Nativity - Greer, SC
Under 6 years 6 to 17 years

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 1,493 • Foreign born: 10 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 112 • Foreign born: 7 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 136 • Foreign born: 0 )

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 427 • Foreign born: 0 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 47 • Foreign born: 84 )

Living with two parents:

Both parents native
( • Native: 1,912 • Foreign born: 0 )

Both parents foreign born
( • Native: 119 • Foreign born: 122 )

One native & one foreign-born parent
( • Native: 142 • Foreign born: 0 )

Living with one parent:

Native parent
( • Native: 619 • Foreign born: 69 )

Foreign-born parent
( • Native: 175 • Foreign born: 53 )


Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Regions

  • Europe: 300
  • Asia: 277
  • Eastern Europe: 128
  • Western Europe: 75
  • Northern Europe: 53
  • Eastern Asia: 51
  • Southern Europe: 44
  • South Central Asia: 41

Place of birth for the foreign-born population - Countries

  • Poland: 69
  • Korea: 51
  • England: 43
  • India: 41
  • Germany: 40
  • Bulgaria: 40
  • France: 35
  • Portugal: 29
  • Italy: 15
  • Russia: 10
  • Croatia: 9

Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White / Caucasian:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

62.3% (43)
60 years and over:

37.7% (26)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (93)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Black or African American:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (33)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (14)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - Two or more races:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

100.0% (35)
60 years and over:

0.0% (0)
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren - White alone, not Hispanic / Latino:
Grandparents responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years
30 to 59 years :

62.3% (43)
60 years and over:

37.7% (26)
Grandparents not responsible for own grandchildren under 18 years:
30 to 59 years:

0.0% (0)
60 years and over:

100.0% (93)

Zip codes: 29388, 29650, 29687.


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