Latest Data (2015)
Population 285,342
Nationwide Rank 68

Quick Facts

Greensboro, North Carolina is the 68th largest city in the United States as of 2015.

Greensboro, North Carolina is a city.

Greensboro, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2015 Greensboro had its largest population ever.

Greensboro, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 80% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Greensboro, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities

Rank Name Growth
2000-2015
62 Stockton, California 24.9%
63 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -8.7%
64 St. Paul, Minnesota 4.9%
65 Anchorage, Alaska 14.6%
66 Cincinnati, Ohio -9.8%
67 Henderson, Nevada 59.3%
68 Greensboro, North Carolina 24.8%
69 Plano, Texas 26.4%
70 Newark, New Jersey 3.4%
71 Toledo, Ohio -10.8%
72 Lincoln, Nebraska 21.8%
73 Orlando, Florida 39.1%
74 Chula Vista, California 51.3%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2015 285,342 68
2014 282,586 67
2013 279,639 68
2012 277,080 69
2011 273,456 69
2010 269,666 69
2009 255,124 73
2008 251,179 74
2007 245,767 75
2006 240,533 74
2005 236,449 77
2004 233,359 78
2003 232,456 78
2002 231,415 78
2001 230,295 77
2000 228,518 75
1990 191,591 83
1970 144,076 94
1960 119,574 100