Greenville has the 3325th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 2.3% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Greenville is part of the Akron metro area. Unemployment in the Akron area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Akron has the 77th largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Greenville is below average at $44,990, and the median cost of a home in Greenville is $79,000, which is below the national average. 17% of workers in Greenville hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 90% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Greenville. 80% of Greenville workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 11% walk. People in Greenville spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.