City of Greenville, Mississippi

City of Greenville: City in Washington County, Mississippi, United States


City of Greenville is a city located in the county of Washington in the U.S. state of Mississippi. Its population at the 2010 census was 34,400 and a population density of 480 people per km². After 7 years in 2017 city had an estimated population of 30,686 inhabitants.

The city was created 200 years ago in 1823.

City of Greenville locator map
Location of City of Greenville on Mississippi map.

Quick Facts about City of Greenville

Population : 30,686 (2017)
Country : United States of America
State : Mississippi (United States)
County : Washington County
Postal code : 38700–38799
Phone Area Codes : 662
Area : 71.63 km2
Official name : Greenville
Altitude : 131 feet / 40 meters
Capital city : City of Greenville is capital of Washington County
Establishment : January 01, 1824 (200 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00, UTC−05:00
Local time : 01:48:09 (20th April 2024)
Density : 428 Pop. per km² as of 2017
Population growth : -12.1% (2010-2017)
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Washington Avenue Greenville
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City of Greenville is located at 33°23'6"N 91°3'5"W (33.3850200, -91.0514200).

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According to census records, the population of City of Greenville decreased by 12.1% in 7 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 41,633 -
2010 34,400 -21.03%
2017 30,686 -12.1%

People born in City of Greenville (79)

People born in City of Greenville, including puppeteer, animator, cartoonist, actor, investor, filmmaker, and screenwriter Jim Henson, Christian preacher and pedestrian circumnavigator Arthur Blessitt, actress Finn Carter, .


  • Eden Brent (American musician) she was born in 16/11/1965
  • LaToya Thomas (American basketball player) she was born in 06/07/1981
  • Shelby Foote (American novelist, historian) he was born in 17/11/1916
  • Tyrone Davis (American musician) he was born in 04/05/1938
  • Eddie Hughes (American basketball player) he was born in 26/05/1960
  • William Y. Humphreys (American politician (1890-1933)) he was born in 09/09/1890
  • Quentin Groves (American football player (1984-2016)) he was born in 05/07/1984
  • Mary Wilson (American vocalist and founding member of The Supremes) she was born in 06/03/1944
  • Frank White (American professional baseball player, second baseman) he was born in 04/09/1950
  • Antonio Johnson (American football player) he was born in 08/12/1984
  • Steve Azar (American singer-songwriter) he was born in 11/04/1964
  • Cooper Carlisle (American college football player, professional football player, offensive lineman, offensive guard, offensive tackle) he was born in 11/08/1977
  • Marcus Johnson (Player of American football) he was born in 01/12/1981
  • Allen McDill (American baseball player) he was born in 23/08/1971
  • Gloster Richardson (American football player (1942-2020)) he was born in 18/07/1942
  • Cleo Montgomery (American football player) he was born in 01/07/1956
  • Benjamin Wright (American composer) he was born in 11/07/1946
  • Bobby Etheridge (American baseball player) he was born in 25/11/1942

Schools in City of Greenville

College & universities near City of Greenville, MS

Code Name City ZIP
175607 Delta Beauty College Greenville (MS) 38703

Stations (2)

Amtrak & bus stations near City of Greenville, MS

Code Name Address Type
GWD Greenwood Carrolton Ave. and East Gibbs Street RAIL
YAZ Yazoo City West Broadway (SR149) and North Water Street RAIL

Post offices near City of Greenville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Crossroad Post Office Greenville (MS) 38703

Other places with the same name (3)

  • City of Greenville , North Carolina The most populous city in Pitt County, North Carolina. It is located in the eastern part of the state. Greenville is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the East Carolina University campus and the Greenville Museum of Art. with a population of 84,554 people.
  • City of Greenville , Illinois city in Bond County, Illinois, United States with a population of 7,000 people.

Other cities in Washington County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Washington County , MS.

City Name Population Title
Greenville 28,315 City in Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Leland 3,659 City in Washington County, Mississippi, USA
Hollandale 2,242 City in Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Metcalfe 935 Town in Washington County, Mississippi, United States
Arcola 315 City in Washington County, Mississippi, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

City of Greenville distances to largest Mississippi cities