Everything You Need to Know About the City of Greenville Mississippi

In 2017, Greenville, Mississippi had a population of 31.9k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $28,204 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Greenville, MS declined from 32,612 to 31,934, a -2.08 percent decrease, and its median household income grew from $27,344 dollars to $28,204 dollars, a 3.15 percent increase.

The population of Greenville, MS is 80.2 percent Black or African American Alone, 17.2 percent White Alone, and 0.902 percent Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Greenville, MS speak a non-English language, and 99.4 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Greenville, MS are Delta Beauty College (5 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in Greenville, MS is $76,100 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 51 percent. Most people in Greenville, MS commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 14.8 minutes. The average auto ownership in Greenville, MS is 2 cars per household.


Education in Greenville

In 2017, universities in Greenville, MS awarded 5 degrees. The student population of Greenville, MS is skewed towards women, with 1 male student and 13 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Greenville, MS are Black or African American (4 and 80 percent), followed by White (1 and 20 percent), Asian (0 and 0 percent), and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders (0 and 0 percent).

The largest universities in Greenville, MS by the number of degrees awarded are Delta Beauty College (5 and 100 percent).

The most popular majors in Greenville, MS are General Cosmetology (5 and 100 percent) and Cosmetology, Barber, & Nail Instructor (0 and 0 percent).

The median tuition costs in Greenville, MS are $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in Greenville

The economy of Greenville, MS employs 11.6k people and Greenville has an unemployment rate of 6.6 percent. Greenville has seen the job market decreased by -2.0 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 13.0 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Greenville, MS are Health Care & Social Assistance (2,174 people), Retail Trade (1,813 people), and Educational Services (1,338 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($48,125 dollars), Wholesale Trade ($39,000 dollars), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($38,646 dollars).

Households in Greenville, MS have a median annual income of $28,204 dollars, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $27,344 dollars in 2016, which represents a 3.15 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Greenville

– The Sales Tax Rate for Greenville is 7.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Greenville is 5.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Greenville

– The average earnings of a Greenville resident are $16,937 dollars a year. 

– The Median household earnings of a Greenville resident is $30,096 dollars a year.