For population 25 years and over in Greensboro:
For population 15 years and over in Greensboro city:
6 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $381 (0.4%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tuscaloosa, AL (35.1 miles , pop. 77,906).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Birmingham, AL (72.8 miles , pop. 242,820).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Houston, TX (503.2 miles , pop. 1,953,631).
Nearest cities: River Bend, AL (2.6 miles) , Mount Herman Valley, AL (2.8 miles) , Newbern, AL (2.9 miles ), Sawyerville, AL (2.9 miles) , Prairie Eden-Newbern, AL (3.4 miles) , Stewart-Akron, AL (3.7 miles) , Akron, AL (3.8 miles ), Heiberger, AL (4.0 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 32.70 N, Longitude: 87.60 W
Area code: 334
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Greensboro detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: -403 (-12.9%).
Work and jobs in Greensboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Greensboro, Alabama
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Greensboro-area historical tornado activity is near Alabama state average. It is 140% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/27/1973, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Greensboro city center killed 7 people and injured 199 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.
On 12/16/2000, a category F4 tornado 24.8 miles away from the city center killed 11 people and injured 144 people and caused $13 million in damages.
Earthquake activity:Greensboro-area historical earthquake activity is above Alabama state average. It is 71% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/18/1999 at 07:00:53, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/2004 at 11:20:21, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 20.0 miles away from Greensboro center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 71.7 miles away from the city center
On 12/12/1997 at 08:42:20, a magnitude 4.0 (3.9 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 55.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/28/1999 at 11:00:09, a magnitude 3.8 (3.5 MB, 3.8 LG, Depth: 0.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 53.2 miles away from Greensboro center
On 8/19/2004 at 23:51:49, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MW, 3.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 50.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Hale County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 5
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 5, Tornadoes: 4, Winds: 3, Snowfall: 1, Drought: 1, Tornado: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Barry Wagner - Football player, Grady Jackson - 2005 NFL player (Green Bay Packers, born: Jan 21, 1973), Little Sonny - Electric blues harmonica player, Andrew Killgore - Diplomat, Eugene Sawyer - (born 1934), Bobby Singleton - Politician, Henry Williams (American football) - Former professional football player.
Medal of Honor Recipient born in Greensboro: Richmond Pearson Hobson.
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.7. This is significantly better than average. There were 24 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.32. This is about average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Greensboro and their reported violations in the past:HALE COUNTY WATER AUTHORITY (Address: 985 COUNTY ROAD 7 , Population served: 8802, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Greensboro that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.0%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.3% for Black residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
90 people in nursing homes in 2000
15 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
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Religion statistics for Greensboro city (based on Hale County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 39.52%
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 5
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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Greensboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.06% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,786 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.34% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,787 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Greensboro fatal accident list:
Oct 9, 2009 04:15 AM, Sr-69, Lat: 32.54556389, Lon: -87.67771111, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 22, 2007 03:30 AM, 5069, Lat: 32.703031, Lon: -87.587669, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jul 16, 2003 09:59 AM, Sr-25, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 7, 2000 10:00 AM, Sr-14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 29, 1988 06:42 PM, 69, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
May 21, 1978 02:40 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 27, 1975 07:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $671,000
Total average daily traffic: 1,550
Total average daily truck traffic: 139
Total future (year 2029) average daily traffic: 2,540
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Greensboro)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Greensboro, AL)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greensboro)
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Greensboro)
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