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County Profile

Incorporated: February 3, 1786

Population: 14,406

Total Area: 388.4 Square miles

Cities and Towns

• Greensboro (County Seat)

• Siloam
• Union Point
• White Plains
• Woodville

Greene County, the 11th county formed in Georgia, was created in 1786. Originally part of Washington County, Greene County was named for Revolutionary War hero General Nathaniel Greene.

Union Point is at the intersection of two separate railroad lines, and was originally called Scruggsville.

The oldest building in Greensboro is the Old Gaol built on Main Street in 1807.This fortress like structure has granite walls two feet thick and a trap door.

The second largest lake in Georgia is Lake Oconee located in Green County. Wildlife is found in abundance in and around the lake.

There is a house on Lick Skillet Road in Greensboro that is reputed to be haunted. At Ducaro Hall, built in 1837, footsteps can be heard late at night. At Early Hill, built in 1840, two ghosts appear. One is a man who sits in the rocking chair on the front porch; the other is a small girl who wanders upstairs and in the backyard.

The Greene County Courthouse, the Victorian Gothic Jackson House, and the Reynolds Plantation are points of historical interest for visitors.

Greene County is one of 159 counties in Georgia. It has 388.3 sq. miles in land area and a population density of 40.5 per square mile. In the last three decades of the 1900s its population grew by 41.1%. On the 2000 census form, 99.4% of the population reported only one race, with 44.4% of these reporting African-American. The population of this county is 2.9% Hispanic (of any race). The average household size is 2.59 persons compared to an average family size of 3.02 persons.

In 2008 construction was the largest of 20 major sectors. It had an average wage per job of $34,357. Per capita income grew by 22.8% between 1998 and 2008 (adjusted for inflation).

 

People & Income Overview
(By Place of Residence)
Value Industry Overview (2008)
(By Place of Work)
Value
Population (2009) 15,743 Covered Employment 5,655
   Growth (%) since 1990 33.5%    Average wage per job $30,550
Households (2000) 5,477 Manufacturing - % all jobs in County 11.5%
Labor Force (persons) (2009) 7,583    Average wage per job $36,753
Unemployment Rate (2009) 10.8 Transportation & Warehousing - % all jobs in County 0.8%
Per Capita Personal Income (2008) $34,520    Average wage per job $39,853
Median Household Income (2008) $39,211 Health Care, Social Assist. - % all jobs in County 0.7%
Poverty Rate (2008) 19.0    Average wage per job $25,740
H.S. Diploma or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 70.1 Finance and Insurance - % all jobs in County 2.9%
Bachelor's Deg. or More - % of Adults 25+ (2000) 17.6    Average wage per job $48,221

 

 

1. ANITA WHITE CARSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Address: 1010 S Main St, Greensboro, GA 30642
Phone: (706) 453-3308
County: Greene County
Enrollment: 433
Grades: 6-8

2. GREENE County
Enrollment: HIGH SCHOOL
Address: 1002 S Main St, Greensboro, GA 30642
Phone: (706) 453-2271
County: Greene County
Enrollment: 536
Grades: 9-12

3. GREENE County
Enrollment: PRESCHOOL
Address: 210 Witcher Street, Union Point, GA 30669
Phone: (706) 486-4131
County: Greene County
Enrollment: N/A
Grades: 0

4. GREENSBORO ELEMENTARY
Address: 1441 Martin Luther King Jr Dr, Greensboro, GA 30642
Phone: (706) 453-3305
County: Greene County
Enrollment: 577
Grades: KG-5

5. LAKE OCONEE CHARTER
Address: Pmb 150 6326 Lake Oconee Park, Greensboro, GA 30642
Phone: (706) 454-1562
County: Greene County
Enrollment: 57
Grades: KG-2

6. UNION POINT ELEMENTARY
Address: 1401 Highway 77 N, Union Point, GA 30669
Phone: (706) 486-4117
County: Greene County
Enrollment: 342
Grades: PK-5


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