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Greensboro Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
284,816
Unemployment Rate
4.1%
Poverty Rate
19.1%
Non-Citizens
6.4%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 80 responses
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  • Friendly
    51%
  • Polite from a distance
    15%
  • Family oriented
    13%
  • Considerate
    9%
  • College-aged
    6%
  • Family oriented
    3%
  • Isolated
    3%

Greensboro Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    14%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    22%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    44%
  • African American
    41%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • Asian
    4%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    53%
  • Male
    47%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    12%
  • 25-34 years
    16%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    13%

Income

Median Household Income
$44,978
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    27%
  • $25-$44k
    23%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    20%
  • $150k+
    8%
Median Individual Income
$25,767
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    31%
  • $15-$34k
    32%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    14%

Community

Poll
75%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.83 responses
Poll
49%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.84 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 56 responses
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  • Friendly
    46%
  • Downtown is thriving and continues to grow
    27%
  • There are few parking spaces when you have guest o
    11%
  • There are crimes
    7%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    4%
  • It is overpriced
    2%
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