Greenville, North Carolina

Population 87,248

Greenville is located in Pitt County, NC. The population is 87,248, making Greenville the largest city in Pitt County and the 10th largest city in the state of North Carolina.

There are 20 public schools in Greenville with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Greenville is moderate , and there are 229 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Greenville is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Greenville property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Greenville include Greenville Township, Winterville Township and Winterville.

Greenville Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 7.9%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 56.7%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 35.4%

Crime Rate

28.61% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 121
  • Violent Crimes: 464
  • Robbery: 100
  • Burglary: 441
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

40.25% Higher than national avg.
  • 229 offenders in Greenville
  • 26.25 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

1,447 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 13
  • Registered Polluters: 16
  • Superfunds: 12
  • Tanks & Spills: 1,406


Very High 4.4%
  • North Carolina unemployment average: 3.6%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

20 Public Schools view public schools

There are 20 K-12 public schools in Greenville, NC and 9 private schools. Homefacts rates Greenville's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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Crime view details

229 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$210,000 compared to December 1969
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

755 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Greenville, NC issued 755 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 755 permits, 185 were issued for single family homes and 570 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Greenville, NC issued 421 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 421 permits, 243 were issued for single family homes and 178 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $753
  • 1 Bedroom: $753
  • 2 Bedrooms: $938
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,288
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,607

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Environmental Hazards

1447 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (386/398)
    Greenville, NC has 96.98% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Greenville, NC is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 5.2 Average
    Greenville, NC is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 40.63°
  • February 44.1°
  • March 51.37°
  • April 60.88°
  • May 69.07°
  • June 77.26°
  • July 80.17°
  • August 78.66°
  • September 72.3°
  • October 61.12°
  • November 50.48°
  • December 44.2°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Greenville, NC

Greenville, NC has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Greenville, NC has a moderate risk of hurricanes.
Greenville, NC has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Greenville, NC has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Greenville, NC: $36,806


Unemployment in Greenville is 4.4%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 3.6% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.27%
White Collar - 60.73%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Pat McCrory
  • Sen. Richard Burr
  • Sen. Thom Tillis

City Representatives

  • G.K. Butterfield
  • Walter B. Jones
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