Greenwood County SC Information


Greenwood County Subdivisions

Greenwood County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 70,166
Daytime Population: Workers 30,444
Daytime Population: Residents 41,245
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 71,689
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.02
Population in Households 67,709
Population in Familes 54,806
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,457
Population Density2 154
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $39,275
Average Household Income $55,850
Per Capita Income $22,997


Total Housing Units 31,492 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,111 (57.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,819 (31.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,562 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $119,700
Average Home Value $161,035


Total Households 27,930
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 18,447
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.1% 0.17%
Households 0.19% 0.21%
Families 0.01% 0.09%
Median Household Income   1.25%
Per Capita Income   1.06%


Greenwood County SC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Greenwood County to the other 46 counties and county equivalents in South Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 19 61st
Population Density # 17 65th
Diversity Index # 9 80th
Median Household Income # 27 43rd
Per Capita Income # 22 54th

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