Greenville, South Carolina metropolitan area

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The Greenville Metropolitan Area is the metropolitan area encompassing Greenville, South Carolina. The United States Office of Management and Budget designates it the Greenville-Anderson-Mauldin, SC Metropolitan Statistical Area, a Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA) used by the Census Bureau and other agencies. According to the OMB, the MSA comprises Greenville, Anderson, Pickens, and Laurens Counties and the principal cities of Greenville, Mauldin and Anderson. As of the 2010 Census, the MSA had a population of 824,112.[1]


County Population
Greenville 451,225
Anderson 187,126
Pickens 119,224
Laurens 66,537
Total: 824,112


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As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 559,940 people, 217,152 households, and 149,322 families residing within the MSA. The racial makeup of the MSA was 79.31% White, 17.01% African American, 0.20% Native American, 1.19% Asian, 0.04% Pacific Islander, 1.22% from other races, and 1.04% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.13% of the population.

The median income for a household in the MSA was $37,099, and the median income for a family was $44,859. Males had a median income of $33,170 versus $23,439 for females. The per capita income for the MSA was $18,425.

Combined Statistical Area[edit]

The Greenville–SpartanburgAnderson Combined Statistical Area (CSA) is made up of eight counties in Upstate South Carolina. The statistical area includes three metropolitan areas and three micropolitan areas. As of the 2000 Census, the CSA had a population of 1,128,104 (though a July 1, 2009 estimate placed the population at 1,264,930).[4]


  • Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs)
    • Greenville–Mauldin–Anderson (Greenville, Laurens, Anderson and Pickens counties)
    • Spartanburg (Spartanburg County)

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "2013 Metropolitan Area Profile". Retrieved 2013-08-08. 
  2. ^ Easley lies in two counties – Pickens and Anderson. Most of the city is in Pickens County with a very small portion extending into neighboring Anderson County. The small portion of Easley in Anderson County is considered part of the Anderson Metropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  4. ^ "Table 2. Annual Estimates of the Population of Metropolitan Statistical Areas: April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2009 (CBSA-EST2009-02)" (CSV). 2009 Population Estimates. United States Census Bureau, Population Division. 2010-03-23. Retrieved 2010-03-24.