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Greenville County
  • County in South Carolina

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A
  2. Housing
    grade A
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade A+
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
    grade B+
  7. Weather
    grade B
  8. Cost of Living
    grade B
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade B minus

editorial

Greenville County is located in South Carolina with a population of 519,178. Greenville County is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. In Greenville County, most residents own their homes. In Greenville County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Greenville County and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Greenville County are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$212,300
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,011
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    31%
  • Own
    69%
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Greenville County Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    312.5
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    3.1
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    37.6
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    90.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    445.3
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,768.3
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    240.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    13%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    14%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

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