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The 2014 Greensboro, North Carolina, population is 270,619. There are 2,139 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Greensboro, North Carolina

The median age is 33.9. The US median is 37.2. 42.22% of people in Greensboro, North Carolina, are married. 10.79% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.35 people. 27.81% of people are married, with children. 24.87% have children, but are single.

Race in Greensboro, North Carolina

49.78% of people are white, 40.74% are black, 4.13% are asian, 0.43% are native american, and 2.70% claim 'Other'.

7.25% of the people in Greensboro, North Carolina, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 92.75% are non-hispanic).

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  PEOPLEGreensboro, North CarolinaUnited States
  Population  270,619309,138,711
  Population - 2010  269,666308,745,538
  Population - 2000  240,655285,036,114
  Population - 1990  202,126251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  33.89%22.69%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  12.45%8.46%
  Pop. Density  2,13988
  Land Area  126.5153,531,905.42
  Water Area  5.286264,836.79
  Median Age  33.937.2
  Female Population  53.13%50.83%
  Male Population  46.87%49.18%
  Age 0 to 4  6.47%6.51%
  Age 5 to 9  6.33%6.57%
  Age 10 to 14  6.11%6.68%
  Age 15 to 17  3.47%4.17%
  Age 18 to 20  6.30%4.45%
  Age 21 to 24  7.74%5.52%
  Age 25 to 34  14.92%13.32%
  Age 35 to 44  13.43%13.34%
  Age 45 to 54  12.63%14.44%
  Age 55 to 59  5.72%6.37%
  Age 60 to 64  5.06%5.48%
  Age 65 to 74  6.08%7.12%
  Age 75 to 84  4.15%4.25%
  Age 85 and over  1.60%1.78%
  White  49.78%74.17%
  Black  40.74%12.56%
  Asian  4.13%4.81%
  Native American  0.43%0.82%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  0.03%0.17%
  Other  2.70%4.79%
  Two or More Races  2.19%2.68%
  Hispanic  7.25%16.35%
  Non-Hispanic  92.75%83.65%
  Households  110,402115,226,802
  Family Households  63,01676,595,548
  Non Family Households  47,38638,631,254
  Household Size  2.352.61
  Married Population  42.22%51.40%
  Single Population  57.78%48.60%
  Now Married  39.26%49.23%
  Married but Separated  2.96%2.17%
  Never Married  40.72%31.83%
  Widowed  6.27%6.02%
  Divorced  10.79%10.75%
  Married, w/children  27.81%32.53%
  Married, no children  35.34%41.14%
  Single, w/children  24.87%16.88%
  Single, no children  11.98%9.45%


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re: great place - 8/24/2013
As an implant, who isn't from here, but has chosen to stay for 25+ years, it sounds as if your distaste for Greensboro has more to do with you than the city itself. To... (read more)
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re: great place - 8/24/2013
According to your so-called grammar, it appears that YOU are the ignorant Northerner. I'm sure no one asked you come to the South and we're all happier when a Northern... (read more)
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re: Thinking of moving to Greensboro, NC - 7/29/20
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