SC

National Population : 333,590,059
South Carolina State Population : 5,404,936

About Greenwood, SC

Greenwood, SC is located in Greenwood County in the state of South Carolina.

The total City Population for Greenwood is about 42,429 with about 553 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 54,474.

The Average Home Value is $127,400.00, which is roughly 6% lower than the Average Home Value of $135,244.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 32% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $41,352.50, which is roughly 10% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $46,131.00 for the state of South Carolina, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Greenwood is about 8.4%.

South Carolina is ranked #48 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 12.12 out of 100.

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Voting

Greenwood County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 37.49% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 60.71%
Democratic: 37.95%
Libertarian: 0.99%
Green: 0.3%
Other: 0.05%


Nearby Locations

Bradley, SC (6.96 mi.)
Ninety Six, SC (7.60 mi.)
Hodges, SC (8.00 mi.)
Waterloo, SC (11.06 mi.)
Cross Hill, SC (11.80 mi.)
Abbeville, SC (12.98 mi.)
Donalds, SC (14.77 mi.)
Shoals Jct, SC (14.77 mi.)
Ware Shoals, SC (15.18 mi.)
Mountville, SC (15.50 mi.)
Due West, SC (16.73 mi.)
Troy, SC (17.02 mi.)
Chappells, SC (18.07 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 29646, 29649
Latitude : 34.247997
Longitude : -82.148454
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 606 ft.
Area Code(s) : 864

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.42
Male Population Estimate : 46.32%
Female Population Estimate : 53.53%
Median Age : 36.6
Male Median Age : 35.0
Female Median Age : 38.0

White Population Estimate : 60.58%
Black Population Estimate : 34.17%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 6.50%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.22%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.06%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.55%
Other Population Estimate : 4.54%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Greenwood specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Greenwood County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Greenwood County: About 617 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Greenwood County is about 49% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 53% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.