Latest Data (2018)
Population 294,722
Nationwide Rank 67

Quick Facts

Greensboro, North Carolina is the 67th largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Greensboro, North Carolina is a city.

Greensboro, North Carolina is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Greensboro had its largest population ever.

Greensboro, North Carolina is growing moderately quickly. It is growing faster than 79% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Greensboro, North Carolina Border Map

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
57 Santa Ana, California 332,725 -1.7%
58 Riverside, California 330,063 27.7%
59 Corpus Christi, Texas 326,554 17.7%
60 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 323,780 23.9%
61 Stockton, California 311,178 27.2%
62 Henderson, Nevada 310,390 73.1%
63 St. Paul, Minnesota 307,695 7.2%
64 St. Louis, Missouri 302,838 -12.7%
65 Cincinnati, Ohio 302,605 -8.6%
66 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 301,048 -9.7%
67 Greensboro, North Carolina 294,722 28.9%
68 Anchorage, Alaska 291,538 11.8%
69 Plano, Texas 288,061 28.4%
70 Lincoln, Nebraska 287,401 26.2%
71 Orlando, Florida 285,713 46.7%
72 Irvine, California 282,572 92.6%
73 Newark, New Jersey 282,090 3.4%
74 Toledo, Ohio 274,975 -12.3%
75 Durham, North Carolina 274,291 45.2%
76 Chula Vista, California 271,651 54.6%
77 Fort Wayne, Indiana 267,633 5.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In North Carolina

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
41 Raleigh 469,298 61.7%
67 Greensboro 294,722 28.9%
75 Durham 274,291 45.2%
89 Winston-Salem 246,328 21.8%
109 Fayetteville 209,468 5.0%
155 Cary 168,160 72.6%

Demographics

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 294,722 67
2017 290,222 68
2016 287,027 68
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