Greenville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3709291
Median age38.438.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%57%55%
Speak English97%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%
Greenville, AL has a population of 7,896 and is the 4,742nd largest city in the United States. The population density is 370 per sq mi which is 302% higher than the Alabama average and 308% higher than the national average. The median age in Greenville is 38 which is approximately 1% lower than the Alabama average of 39. In Greenville, 49% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 97% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 81% of Greenville residents were born in Alabama, 16% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 2% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Greenville is 302% higher than Alabama.
  • The median age in Greenville is 1% lower than Alabama.
  • In Greenville 40.75% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Greenville 54.65% of the population is African American.
  • In Greenville 2.57% of the population is Asian.

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Greenville population breakdown by race

African American54.65%26.48%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.49%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.18%
Mixed race2.03%1.76%3.06%
Other race0.00%1.28%4.75%
In Greenville, 0.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Greenville, AL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).