The City of Greenwood had a population of 23,298 as of July 1, 2015. Greenwood ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in South Carolina. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Greenwood is located at latitude 34.1935 and longitude -82.1539 in Greenwood County. The formal boundaries for the City of Greenwood (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.12 sq. miles. Greenwood County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 663 feet.
The City of Greenwood (GNIS ID: 2403756) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
South Carolina is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Greenwood is located within Greenwood Division of Greenwood County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Greenwood population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Greenwood: Green Wood, Old Greenwood, Woodville.
|Population in Households||21,462|
|Population in Familes||16,070|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,836|
|Average Household Size||2.38|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||10,340 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,013 (38.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,018 (48.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,309 (12.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,039|
|Average Home Value||$141,555|
|Median Household Income||$29,909|
|Average Household Income||$44,940|
|Per Capita Income||$17,763|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.6%|
|Per Capita Income||2.27%|
The table below compares Greenwood to the other 395 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 18||96th|
|Population Density1||# 58||85th|
|Diversity Index2||# 16||96th|
|Median Household Income||# 298||25th|
|Per Capita Income||# 248||37th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE South Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.