Greenwood County

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Additional 2000 Census Information

Population Trends 1970 - 2000

County 1970 1980 1990 2000 % Change 1990-2000 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 49,686 57,847 59,567 66,271 11% 2.97%
Municipality
Greenwood 21,069 21,613 20,807 22,071 6% -3.73%
Hodges 214 154 131 158 21% -14.94%
Ninety Six 2,166 2,249 2,101 1,936 -8% -6.58
Troy 207 161 138 105 -24% -14.29
Ware Shoals 2,164 1,900 1,981 1,981 0% 4.26

Population By Race

  1980 % 1990 %
Greenwood County 57,847 100.00% 59,567 100.00%
     White 40,904 70.71% 41,493 71.43%
     Black 16,714 28.89% 16,386 28.21%
     Native American 39 0.07% 45 0.08%
     Asian/Pacific Islander 123 0.21% 95 0.16%
     Other 67 0.12% 73 0.13%

Greenwwod County Municipalities 1980 % 1990 %
Greenwood 21,613 100.00% 20,807 100.00%
     White 12,782 59.14% 11,675 56.11%
     Black 8,742 40.45% 8,977 43.14%
     Native American 10 0.05% 24 0.12%
     Asian/ Pacific Islander 57 0.26% 85 0.41%
     Other 22 0.10% 46 0.22%

Hodges 154 100.00% 131 100.00%
     White 116 75.32% 105 80.15%
     Black 38 24.68% 26 19.85%
     Native American 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
     Asian/ Pacific Islander 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
     Other 0 0.00% 0 0.00%

Ninety Six 2,249 100.00% 2,101 100.00%
     White 1,888 83.95% 1,685 80.20%
     Black 360 16.01% 415 19.75%
     Native American 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
     Asian/ Pacific Islander 1 0.04% 1 0.05%
     Other 0 0.00% 0 0.00%

Troy 161 100.00% 138 100.00%
     White 90 55.90% 78 56.52%
     Black 69 42.86% 59 42.75%
     Native American 1 0.62% 0 0.00%
     Asian/ Pacific Islander 0 0.00% 0 0.00%
     Other 1 0.62% 1 0.72%

Ware Shoals 2,370 100.00% 2,495 100.00%
     White 2,227 93.97% 2,153 86.29%
     Black 143 6.03% 33 13.51%
     Native American 0 0.00% 1 0.04%
     Asian/ Pacific Islander 0 0.00% 3 0.12%
     Other 0 0.00% 1 0.04%

Population By Age

  1980 % 1990 %
Greenwood County 57,847 100.00% 59,567 100.00%
     Under 5 4,044 6.99% 4,138 6.95%
     5-17 12,039 20.81% 11,066 18.58%
     18-64 35,179 60.81% 36,139 60.67%
     65+ 6,585 11.38% 8,224 13.81%

Total Housing Units

County 1980 1990 Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 20,308 22,730 2,422 11.93%
Municipality
Greenwood 7,902 8,095 193 2.44%
Hodges 66 55 -11 -16.67%
Ninety Six 828 836 8 0.97%
Troy 277 48 -229 -82.67%
Ware Shoals 953 1,020 67 7.03%

Housing Units By Year Structure Built

Units % Median Year Built
Greenwood County 24,735 100.00% 1966
     1989 to March 1990 538 2.18%
     1985 to 1988 2,064 8.34%
     1980 to 1984 2,455 9.93%
     1970 to 1979 5,137 20.77%
     1960 to 1969 5,040 20.38%
     1950 to 1959 3,819 15.44%
     1940 to 1949 2,542 10.28%
     1939 or earlier 3,140 12.69%

Total Households and Persons Per Household

County    Total Households 1980 Total Households 1990 Persons Per Household 1980 Persons Per Household 1990
Greenwood 20,205 22,590 2.8 2.6
Municipality
Greenwood 7,820 8,096 2.6 2.4
Hodges 63 44 2.6 3.0
Ninety Six 821 821 2.7 2.6
Troy 260 54 2.9 2.6
Ware Shoals 950 1,022 2.5 2.4

Total Families and Persons Per Family

County        Total Families 1980        Total Families 1990    Persons Per Family
1980
    Persons
Per Family
1990
Greenwood  15,593 16,414 3.3 3.1
Municipality
Greenwood 5,413 5,216 3.3 3.1
Hodges 48 29 3.1 4.0
Ninety Six 644 619 3.2 3.1
Troy 195 44 3.6 2.9
Ware Shoals 700 731 3.0 2.9

Female Heads of Households

County Total Households Female Led Households % of Total White Black
Greenwood 22,590 3,095 13.7% 1,334 1,761
Municipality
Greenwood 8,096 1,545 19.1% 505 1,040
Hodges 44 1 2.3% 1 0
Ninety Six 821 105 12.8% 53 52
Troy 54 7 13.0% 2 5
Ware Shoals 1,022 173 16.9% 133 40

Housing Units By Occupied Status

County        Owner Occupied 1980        Owner Occupied 1990          Renter Occupied
1980
           Renter Occupied
1990
Greenwood 14,577 15,717 5,731 7,013
Municipality
Greenwood 4,060 3,950 3,842 4,145
Hodges 54 36 12 19
Ninety Six 674 641 154 195
Troy 226 47 51 1
Ware Shoals 761 774 192 246

Mobile Homes

County 1980 1990 Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 1,225 2,131 906 73.96%
Municipality
Greenwood 36 66 30 83.33%
Hodges 5 2 -3 -60.00%
Ninety Six 27 10 -17 -62.96%
Troy 26 11 -15 -57.69%
Ware Shoals 40 61 21 52.50%






Per Capita Income Trends 1980 - 1990

County 1980 1990 $ Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 6,124 11,429 5,305 86.63%
Municipality
Greenwood 5,425 9,717 4,292 79.12%
Hodges 6,577 9,679 3,102 47.16%
Ninety Six 6,100 10,129 4,029 66.05%
Troy 4,923 11,449 6,526 132.56%
Ware Shoals 6,299 10,014 3,715 58.98%

Median Household Income Trends 1980 - 1990

County 1980 1990 $ Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 14,612 23,584 8,972 61.40%
Municipality
Greenwood 11,902 18,683 6,781 56.97%
Hodges 15,875 25,625 9,750 61.42%
Ninety Six 14,646 22,684 8,038 54.88%
Troy 15,952 28,750 12,798 80.23%
Ware Shoals 13,571 19,297 5,726 42.19%

Median Family Income Trends 1980 - 1990

County 1980 1990 $ Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 17,868 29,385 11,517 64.46%
Municipality
Greenwood 15,476 23,415 7,939 51.30%
Hodges 17,813 35,625 17,812 99.99%
Ninety Six 17,917 27,827 9,910 55.31%
Troy 20,223 33,750 13,527 66.89%
Ware Shoals 17,609 24,464 6,855 38.93%

Persons Below Proverty Level 1980 - 1990

County 1980 % 1990 %
Greenwood 7,800 13.48% 8,873 14.90%
Municipality
Greenwood 4,228 19.56% 4,437 21.32%
Hodges 25 16.23% 39 29.77%
Ninety Six 205 9.12% 279 13.28%
Troy 108 67.08% 0 0.00%
Ware Shoals 280 11.81% 467 18.72%

Persons Aged 65+ Below Poverty Level

County 1980 1990 Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood 1,307 1,601 294 22.49%
Municipality
Greenwood 615 618 3 0.49%
Hodges 9 2 -7 -77.78%
Ninety Six 63 90 27 42.86%
Troy 23 0 -23 -100.00%
Ware Shoals 56 74 18 32.14%

Employees By Industry

County 1980 % 1990 %
Greenwood County 26,940 100.00% 27,811 100.00%
     Ag./Forestry/Fishing/Mining 387 1.44% 293 1.05%
     Construction 1,573 5.84% 1,917 6.89%
     Manufacturing Non-durable 8,811 32.71% 5,989 21.53%
     Manufacturing Durable 2,620 9.73% 3,879 13.95%
     Transportation 547 2.03% 749 2.69%
     Communications/Utilities 549 2.04% 421 1.51%
     Wholesale Trade 812 3.01% 656 2.36%
     Retail Trade 3,771 14.00% 4,746 17.07%
     Fin./Insurance/Real Estate 833 3.09% 988 3.55%
     Business & Repair Services 547 2.03% 842 3.03%
     Entertainment/Rec. Services 1,140 4.23% 937 3.37%
     Professional Services 4,626 17.17% 5,523 19.86%
     Public Administration 724 2.69% 871 3.13%

1990 Labor Force Characteristics

County Total Male Female White Black
Greenwood          
Labor Force 29,519 15,237 14,282 20,838 7,788
     Employed 27,811 14,454 13,357 19,963 7,630
     Unemployed 1,639 714 925 832 781
Unemployment Rate 5.6% 4.7% 6.5% 4.0% 9.3%

Disability By Type - 1990

County Work
Related
% of Total Labor Force Mobility
Related
% of Total Population
Greenwood 6,679 22.63% 6,476 10.87%
Municipality
Greenwood 2,488 25.96% 2,370 11.39%
Hodges 11 16.92% 11 8.40%
Ninety Six 315 31.03% 301 14.33%
Troy 20 31.75% 18 13.04%
Ware Shoals 451 40.67% 438 17.56%

Years of School Completed

County 1980 1990 Change 1980-1990 % Change 1980-1990
Greenwood       %
Less Than 9th Grade 9,878 5,986 3,892 -39.40%
High School 15,409 17,815 2,406 15.61%
     No Diploma 7,441 7,512 71 0.95%
     Graduate 7,968 10,303 2,335 29.30%
College 8,811 13,758 4,947 56.15%
     1-3 Years 4,100 7,734 3,634 88.63%
     4+ years 4,711 6,024 1,313 27.87%