Greenwood County SC Information


Greenwood County Subdivisions

Greenwood County SC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 71,053
Population in Households 68,622
Population in Familes 55,754
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,431
Population Density1 156
Diversity Index2 57


Median Household Income $40,473
Average Household Income $58,218
Per Capita Income $24,022


Total Housing Units 31,769 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,641 (52.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,764 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,364 (10.6%)
Median Home Value $123,191
Average Home Value $172,937


Total Households 28,405
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 18,695
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.24% 0.34%
Households 0.37% 0.41%
Families 0.17% 0.29%
Median Household Income   0.58%
Per Capita Income   2.08%


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, 2018 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 83rd
Median Household Income # 27 43rd
Per Capita Income # 23 52nd

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