Greenwood Greenwood County, South Carolina

Greenwood: City in South Carolina, United States

Greenwood locator map
Location of Greenwood on South Carolina map.


Greenwood is a city located in the county of Greenwood in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 23,222. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 23,356 inhabitants.

The city was created 124 years ago in 1896.

Greenwood County Courthouse  Greenwood  South Carolina image
Greenwood County Courthouse Greenwood South Carolina
Greenwood County Courthouse  Greenwood  South Carolina image


Greenwood is located at 34°11'43"N 82°9'42"W (34.1954000, -82.1617900).

Greenwood map


Greenwood forecast: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 3 to 9 mph. more

Greenwood Quick Facts

Population : 23,356 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : South Carolina (United States)
County : Greenwood County
Postal code : 29646–29649
Phone Area Codes : 864
Water as percent of area : 0.73%
Land as percent of area : 99.27%
Altitude : 663 feet / 202 meters
Capital city : Greenwood is capital of Greenwood County
Establishment : January 01, 1897 (124 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 10:58:44 (21st October 2021)
Population growth : 0.57% (2010-2020)
Weather : 75℉ Mostly Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Greenwood increased by 0.57% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 22,071 - census
2010 23,222 4.96% census
2011 23,249 0.12% estimation process
2012 23,242 -0.03% estimation process
2013 23,135 -0.46% estimation process
2014 23,028 -0.46% estimation process
2015 23,048 0.09% estimation process
2016 23,179 0.57% estimation process
2017 23,388 0.89% estimation process
2018 23,371 -0.07% estimation process
2019 23,403 0.14% estimation process
2020 23,356 -0.2% estimation process

Greenwood zip code is 29646. County name: Greenwood, County fips: 45047

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People born in Greenwood (52)

People born in Greenwood, including actress Gilland Jones, South Carolina 3rd District Congressman, 1947-1949 and 1951-1975 William Jennings Bryan Dorn, football player, defensive lineman, defensive end Gaines Adams, you can see a list of people who born in Greenwood.

  • Sylvia Jefferies (actress) she was born in 14/08/1969
  • Armanti Edwards (American football player) he was born in 08/03/1988
  • Jerome Singleton (American Paralympic sprinter) he was born in 07/07/1986
  • Ben Coates (American football player and coach) he was born in 16/08/1969
  • Brandon Freeman (American basketball player) he was born in 27/01/1983
  • Josh Norman (American football player (born 1987)) he was born in 15/12/1987
  • Ben Johnson (American pitcher who played in Major League Baseball) he was born in 16/05/1931
  • Ben Martin (professional golfer) he was born in 26/08/1987
  • Bill Voiselle (baseball player) he was born in 29/01/1919
  • Chino Smith (American baseball player) he was born in 01/01/1903
  • Derrick Davenport (American model) he was born in 14/01/1978
  • Elbert Andrews (professional baseball player) he was born in 11/12/1901
  • Ernest Dye (Player of American football) he was born in 15/07/1971
  • Grainger Hines (American actor) he was born in 18/08/1948
  • Gregg Marshall (American college basketball coach) he was born in 27/02/1963
  • Jake Scott (All-American college football player, professional football player, defensive back, safety, College Football Hall of Fame) he was born in 20/07/1945
  • James W. Duckett (United States general) he was born in 09/07/1911
  • John Duffie (American baseball player) he was born in 04/10/1945

Schools in Greenwood

College & universities near Greenwood, SC

Code Name City ZIP
218229 Lander University Greenwood (SC) 29649-2099
217828 Charzanne Beauty College Greenwood (SC) 29649
218520 Piedmont Technical College Greenwood (SC) 29646
217998 Erskine College Due West (SC) 29639
218539 Presbyterian College Clinton (SC) 29325

Stations (5)

Amtrak & bus stations near Greenwood, SC

Code Name Address Type
GRV Greenville 1120 West Washington Street RAIL
CSN Clemson Calhoun Memorial Hwy and College Ave. RAIL
SPB Spartanburg 290 Magnolia St RAIL
CLB Columbia 850 Pulaski Street RAIL
TCA Toccoa 47 North Alexander St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (19)

Other cities in Greenwood County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Greenwood County , SC.

City Name Population Title
Ware Shoals 2,152 City in South Carolina, United States of America
Ninety Six 2,043 Human settlement in Greenwood County, South Carolina, United States of America
Hodges 150 Town in South Carolina, USA
Troy 101 Town in South Carolina, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Greenwood distances to largest South Carolina cities