New jobs in manufacturing, retail and service sector industries have helped local residents achieve a greater standard of living. Per capita income for the city of Greer was $22,093 which is over 99% of the State of SC per capita income level at $22,128.

Mean household income for the city of Greer is $52,660.

INCOME NUMBER
Households 10,243
Less than $10,000 939
$10,000 to $14,999 849
$15,000 to $24,999 1,620
$25,000 to $34,999 940
$35,000 to $49,999 1,644
$50,000 to $74,999 2,294
$75,000 to $99,999 802
$100,000 to $149,999 991
$150,000 to $199,999 85
$200,000 or Above 79
Median household income (dollars) $40,714

Poverty Status (below poverty level)

Families 6,101
Percent below poverty level 13.8%
With related children under 18 years 3,225
Percent below poverty level 16.8%
With related children under 5 years (X)
Percent below poverty level 10.4%
Families with female householder,
no husband present
1,293
Percent below poverty level 33.2%
With related children under 18 years 913
Percent below poverty level 33.4%
With related children under 5 years (X)
Percent below poverty level 23.2%
Individuals 3,904
Percent below poverty level 15.7%
18 years and under 1,007
Percent below poverty level 16.2%
65 years and over 460
Percent below poverty level 17.1%
Related children under 18 years 986
Percent below poverty level 16.0%
Related children 5 to 17 years (X)
Percent below poverty level 17.4%
Unrelated individuals 15 years and over (X)
Percent below poverty level 24.2%

(X) Not applicable. Source: U.S. Census Bureau.

Median Household & Median Family Income

Median HH and Family Income
City of Greer $47,052.50
Greenville County $51,685
Spartanburg County $46,637.50

Source: U.S. Census Bureau.