Greenville demographics profile

StatisticGreenvilleIllinoisNational
Population6,83312,851,684318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,09022291
Median age35.037.437.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%55%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%44%43%
Speak English93%77%79%
Speak Spanish4%13%13%
Greenville, IL has a population of 6,833 and is the 5,261st largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,090 per sq mi which is 390% higher than the Illinois average and 1103% higher than the national average. The median age in Greenville is 35 which is approximately 6% lower than the Illinois average of 37. In Greenville, 41% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 57% of Greenville residents were born in Illinois, 36% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 5% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Greenville is 390% higher than Illinois.
  • The median age in Greenville is 6% lower than Illinois.
  • In Greenville 81.84% of the population is White.
  • In Greenville 10.80% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Greenville 2.58% of the population is Asian.

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Greenville population breakdown by race

RaceGreenvilleIllinoisNational
White81.84%72.14%73.35%
Black or African American10.80%14.30%12.63%
Asian2.58%5.10%5.22%
American Indian0.13%0.23%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.03%0.18%
Mixed race3.37%2.34%3.06%
Other race1.29%5.86%4.75%
In Greenville, 5.3% 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, IL demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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