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Greene County, Georgia

\nGreene County is a county located in the U.S. State of Georgia. As of 2000, the population is 14,406. The county's county seat is Greensboro, Georgia6.

Table of contents
1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 Cities and towns


\nAccording to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 1,052 km² (406 mi²). 1,006 km² (388 mi²) of it is land and 47 km² (18 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 4.42% water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 14,406 people, 5,477 households, and 4,042 families residing in the county. The population density is 14/km² (37/mi²). There are 6,653 housing units at an average density of 7/km² (17/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 52.95% White, 44.45% Black or African American, 0.25% Native American, 0.25% Asian, 0.06% Pacific Islander, 1.49% from other races, and 0.56% from two or more races. 2.92% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 5,477 households out of which 29.20% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 51.00% are married couples living together, 18.30% have a female householder with no husband present, and 26.20% are non-families. 23.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 10.10% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.59 and the average family size is 3.02. In the county the population is spread out with 25.10% under the age of 18, 8.70% from 18 to 24, 24.30% from 25 to 44, 27.50% from 45 to 64, and 14.40% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 39 years. For every 100 females there are 91.90 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 88.50 males. The median income for a household in the county is $33,479, and the median income for a family is $39,794. Males have a median income of $31,295 versus $20,232 for females. The per capita income for the county is $23,389. 22.30% of the population and 16.00% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 33.80% are under the age of 18 and 20.20% are 65 or older.

Cities and towns

Greensboro\n*Siloam\n*Union Point\n*White Plains\n*Woodville