Demographics – Greenville Area Development Corporation

With an estimated population of 532,486 in 2020, Greenville County is South Carolina’s largest county. The County’s population has increased by 81,261 between 2010 and 2020, or 1.8 percent per year.

Greenville is one of the ten counties that comprise the Upstate Region of South Carolina. The Upstate’s population has been steadily increasing as well, growing from 1,362,073 in 2010 to 1,518,710 in 2020, an average annual increase of 1.15 percent since 2010.

Greenville County residents are among the state’s wealthiest. Greenville County ranked as number four in South Carolina and one in the Upstate, SC for per capita income. According to the United States Bureau of Economic Analysis, Greenville County’s per capita personal income for 2020 was $52,213.

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