Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Setting
    Small City
  • Population
    82,576
  • Population Density
    2,239 people/sq.mi.
  • Size
    37 sq.mi.
  • Reviews
    65 3.2
Greenville is a small city in North Carolina with 82,576 residents. It has low home values, low rent costs, and high unemployment levels. Its citizens generally have high education levels and low income levels.

Ratings and Reviews
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    • 3
    Crime & Safety at Greenville: There are trouble parts of town but I do not live close to them. Generally everything is OK.....
    • 3
    Public Services at Greenville: Too much politics with the city counsel to get anything done. They pay too much attention to the loudest people.
    • 4
    Weather at Greenville: Usually summers are hot, but I like hot weather. Fall is the best...
    • 3
    Employment at Greenville: Lots of people in this area choose to be unemployed. High percentage of folks living off the government. Job market not that good for professional folks not in the health care industry.
    • 3
    Food & Drink at Greenville: Chain restaurants. Mostly stuff that is quick or family oriented

Nearby Towns

Niche Grade Name Population
2.66 Greenville Township 48,051
3.66 Winterville Township 45,310
4.00 Winterville 8,836
2.33 Belvoir Township 9,970
3.00 Arthur Township 5,371
3.33 Falkland Township 3,863
3.00 Chicod Township 6,443
3.66 Grimesland Township 12,019
3.00 Carolina Township 1,427
2.66 Pactolus Township 9,309

ZIP Codes

Niche Grade Name Population
3.00 27858 54,875
2.66 27834 53,301
3.66 28590 22,843

Top School Districts

Niche Grade Name Total Schools
2.66 Pitt County Schools 37

Top Public Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.33 Hope Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
3.33 Wintergreen Intermediate School Public 3-5 Elementary
3.33 Junius H. Rose High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 D.H. Conley High School Public 9-12 High
3.00 Chicod Elementary School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
3.00 Ridgewood Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
3.00 Creekside Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
3.00 A.G. Cox Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.66 Elmhurst Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 H.B. Sugg Elementary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Bethel Elementary School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 Wintergreen Primary School Public PK, K-2 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Eastern Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.66 South Central High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 Falkland Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
Sadie Saulter Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary
2.66 Farmville Central High School Public 9-12 High
2.66 G.R. Whitfield Elementary School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.66 W.H. Robinson Elementary School Public K-5 Elementary
2.33 Ayden-Grifton High School Public 9-12 High
2.33 Stokes Elementary School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Ayden Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Pactolus Elementary School Public PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
2.33 Farmville Middle School Public 6-8 Middle
2.33 Ayden Elementary School Public PK, K-5 Pre-K, Elementary

Top Private Schools

Niche Grade Name Type Grades Grade Level
3.00 The Oakwood School Private PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
2.33 Trinity Christian School Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
Greenville Christian Academy Private, Religious PK, K-12 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle, High
St. Peter's Catholic School Private, Religious PK, K-8 Pre-K, Elementary, Middle
Christ Covenant School Private, Religious K-8 Elementary, Middle
Greenville Montessori School Private, Montessori K-6 Elementary
Faith Christian Academy Private, Religious K-3 Elementary
Community Christian Academy Private, Religious K-5 Elementary
Calvary Christian Academy Private, Religious K-12 Elementary, Middle, High
Brookhaven Seventh-day Adventist School Private, Religious 1-8 Elementary, Middle
Children's Montessori School Private, Montessori K Elementary

Top Colleges

Niche Grade Name
3.33 East Carolina University
Pitt Community College
Edgecombe Community College
Lenoir Community College
Wilson Community College
Beaufort County Community College
Martin Community College
Mitchell's Hairstyling Academy - Greenville

Around Greenville

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Demographics

Racial Diversity

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
White 55.95% 64.16% 65.65%
African American 36.22% 12.21% 21.15%
Hispanic 3.27% 16.05% 8.11%
Asian 2.40% 4.67% 2.12%
Multiracial 1.78% 1.85% 1.61%
Native American 0.29% 0.66% 1.09%
Other 0.06% 0.21% 0.18%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.15% 0.04%

Age

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
9 years and under 11% 13% 13%
10 to 17 years 8% 11% 11%
18 to 24 years 29% 10% 10%
25 to 34 years 16% 13% 13%
35 to 44 years 11% 14% 14%
45 to 54 years 9% 15% 14%
55 to 64 years 8% 12% 12%
65 and over 8% 13% 13%

Education Levels

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
Less than a high school diploma 11% 15% 16%
High school diploma or equivalent 21% 29% 28%
Some college or associate degree 32% 29% 30%
Bachelor's degree 21% 18% 18%
Master's degree or higher 15% 10% 9%

Gender

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
Male 45.7% 49.2% 48.7%
Female 54.3% 50.8% 51.3%

Housing

Rent vs. Own

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
Rent 61.9% 33.9% 32.2%
Own 38.1% 66.1% 67.8%

Crime Rates

Annual Violent Crimes (per 100,000)

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
Assault 294.7 280.9 323.6
Murder 8.1 5.6 6.0
Rape 26.5 29.2 25.3
Robbery 194.5 150.7 165.9

Annual Property Crimes (per 100,000)

Greenville, NC United States North Carolina
Burglary 1300.8 718.3 1153.5
Larceny 2988.4 2276.2 3067.1
Motor vehicle theft 137.0 275.5 220.9

Income

Weather

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Avg. High Avg. Low
52°
32°
56°
34°
64°
41°
73°
49°
80°
58°
87°
67°
90°
71°
88°
69°
83°
63°
74°
51°
65°
42°
55°
34°
Precipitation
3.9"
3.4"
4.0"
3.2"
3.8"
4.3"
5.4"
6.1"
5.8"
3.2"
3.1"
3.2"
Snowfall
1.5"
0.5"
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0.6"

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  • 52°
    32°
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    34°
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    41°
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    49°
  • 80°
    58°
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    67°
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    71°
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