Greenwood, MS
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Greenwood, Mississippi Info Snack

Population
14,040
Unemployment
6.1%
Poverty
36.6%
Median Home
$87,900
Median Income
$26,965
Median Rent
$572

Greenwood SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Greenwood, MS Cost Of Living

80
Greenwood's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Greenwood Mississippi National Average
Overall 80 84 100
Services 95 94 100
Groceries 89 94 100
Health 89 91 100
Housing 50 63 100
Transportation 87 90 100
Utilities 104 95 100

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Map Of Greenwood, MS

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Population over time in Greenwood

Year Population % Change
2019 14,040 -1.7%
2018 14,280 -1.5%
2017 14,496 -1.9%
2016 14,780 -6.1%
2015 15,734 -0.9%
2014 15,873 0.2%
2013 15,834 3.5%
2012 15,298 -1.6%
2011 15,542 -2.1%
2010 15,870 -

Race / Ethnicity in Greenwood

White
25.0% (3,510)
African American
73.1% (10,259)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (107)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.2% (27)
Hispanic
1.0% (137)
Race Greenwood MS USA
White 25.0% 56.6% 60.7%
African American 73.1% 37.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.4% 0.7%
Asian 0.8% 1.0% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.2% 1.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.0% 3.1% 18.0%

Gender in Greenwood

Female
53.7% (7,537)
Male
46.3% (6,502)
Gender Greenwood MS USA
Female 53.7% 51.5% 50.8%
Male 46.3% 48.5% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Greenwood for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (982)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,263)
High School / GED
39.0% (5,475)
Some College
17.0% (2,386)
Associate's Degree
5.0% (702)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,106)
Master's Degree
5.0% (702)
Professional Degree
2.0% (280)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (140)
Education Greenwood MS USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 10.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 30.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 14.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Greenwood, Mississippi

Less than $10,000
23.9% (335,032)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.9% (124,888)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (197,027)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (165,377)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.0% (139,715)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.3% (159,104)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.3% (116,904)
$100,000 to $149,999
5.5% (77,841)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.1% (44,195)
$200,000 or more
3.1% (43,910)
Income Greenwood MS USA
Less than $10,000 23.9% 9.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.9% 6.7% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 12.7% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.1% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.0% 13.9% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.3% 16.8% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.3% 11.5% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 5.5% 10.8% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.1% 3.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.1% 3.0% 7.7%

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