Demographics for Greenville

Eastern North Carolina is a 24-county area that includes Greenville, Jacksonville, Goldsboro and Elizabeth City. Top Eastern North Carolina industries include advanced manufacturing, aerospace, military and defense, value-added agriculture, life sciences and tourism. The region includes the Port of Morehead City, the Global TransPark, 15 North Carolina Community College System campuses and Eastern Carolina University in Greenville.

Population Breakdown



Total: 86,249
Median Age: 26.1
Avg. Household Size: 2.34


Median Household Income: $35,137
Avg. Household Income: $54,786
Per Capita Income: $22,836


Median Dwelling Age:
Median Home Value: $149,600
In Current Residence Since at Least 2010: 0


Public: 1.5%
Drive/Carpool: 92.0%
Walk/Bike/Other: 4.3%
Work at Home: 2.2%
Median Travel Time to Work: 16.8 minutes

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