Greensboro, Indiana

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Population in 2014: 141 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -19.0%
Males: 68  (48.9%)
Females: 73  (51.1%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Indiana median age:  37.6 years

Zip code: 47344

Estimated median household income in 2016: $30,686 (it was $24,375 in 2000)
Greensboro:

$30,686
IN:

$52,314

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $13,519 (it was $14,118 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $63,937 (it was $68,400 in 2000)
Greensboro:

$63,937
IN:

$134,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $68,554; Detached houses: $68,366

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,034.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Greensboro: 87.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (30.6%), Irish (25.0%), German (11.1%), Northern European (2.8%), Scotch-Irish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Elevation: 1000 feet

Land area: 0.12 square miles.

Population density: 1,154 people per square mile   (low).

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For population 25 years and over in Greensboro:

  • High school or higher: 85.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greensboro town:

  • Never married: 30.8%
  • Now married: 46.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 8.1%
  • Divorced: 12.3%



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Greensboro, Indiana as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Greensboro to the number of sex offenders is 69 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $601 (1.0%)

Greensboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anderson, IN (19.1 miles , pop. 59,734).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Indianapolis, IN (36.7 miles , pop. 781,870).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (178.4 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities: Spiceland, IN (1.8 miles ), Kennard, IN (1.8 miles ), Cadiz, IN (2.3 miles) , Dunreith, IN (2.3 miles) , Shirley, IN (2.5 miles ), New Castle, IN (2.5 miles ), Knightstown, IN (2.6 miles ), Wilkinson, IN (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 39.88 N, Longitude: 85.47 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 765

Greensboro household income distribution Greensboro home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Indiana:

4.0%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (47%)
  • Retail trade (24%)
  • Other services, except public administration (18%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (75%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (29%)
  • Production occupations (24%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (18%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (45%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Greensboro, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greensboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 126% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/3/1974, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 7.1 miles away from the Greensboro town center injured 17 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 5/14/1972, a category F4 tornado 9.5 miles away from the town center injured 20 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greensboro-area historical earthquake activity is near Indiana state average. It is 80% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 163.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 141.7 miles away from Greensboro center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 148.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/12/1986 at 08:19:37, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 73.6 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 180.6 miles away from Greensboro center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 160.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Henry County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 7, Floods: 6, Tornadoes: 5, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowstorm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greensboro topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Greensboro:

  • NRA - BALL DIALYSIS AT FOREST RIDGE (Dialysis Facility, about 6 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • RESIDENTIAL CRF INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • OCCAZIO HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • COVENANT HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 6 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • NEW CASTLE COMMUNITY CARE CENT (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)
  • CARDINAL SERVICE MGMT, INC (Hospital, about 7 miles away; NEW CASTLE, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greensboro:

  • Anderson University (about 20 miles; Anderson, IN; Full-time enrollment: 2,378)
  • Ball State University (about 23 miles; Muncie, IN; FT enrollment: 20,254)
  • Indiana University-East (about 31 miles; Richmond, IN; FT enrollment: 2,867)
  • Harrison College-Indianapolis (about 38 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,244)
  • Ivy Tech Community College (about 38 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 71,493)
  • University of Indianapolis (about 38 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,625)
  • Butler University (about 38 miles; Indianapolis, IN; FT enrollment: 4,388)

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Notable location: Greensboro Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Henry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.4. This is about average.

City:

84.4
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 21.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.6. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 29.9%
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Indiana:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  63.9%
Whole state:  66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  1.6%
Whole state:  6.9%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.9
Indiana average:

11.0

Greensboro travel time to work - commute Greensboro mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greensboro town (based on Henry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,85575
Mainline Protestant6,31234
Catholic6262
Other2752
Black Protestant1801
None30,214-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 8
Henry County:

1.70 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.21 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Henry County:

0.64 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Henry County:

4.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

5.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.9%
Indiana:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Henry County:

30.2%
Indiana:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

8.5%
State:

14.3%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$281
Totals for Government 0$0 5$281

Greensboro government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $26,000 ($184.40)
    Regular Highways: $8,000 ($56.74)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($7.09)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,000 ($21.28)

Greensboro government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($14.18)
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $18,000 ($127.66)
    General Revenue, NEC: $6,000 ($42.55)
    Interest Earnings: $1,000 ($7.09)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($42.55)
    General Support: $1,000 ($7.09)
  • Tax - Individual Income: $3,000 ($21.28)
    Public Utilities: $1,000 ($7.09)
    NEC: $1,000 ($7.09)

Greensboro government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $20,000 ($141.84)

4.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,933 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.66%
Indiana average:

5.59%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Madison County, IN  0.67% ($28,742 average AGI)
from Delaware County, IN  0.53% ($29,778)
from Hancock County, IN  0.42% ($30,000)


5.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,705 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
Indiana average:

5.83%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Madison County, IN  0.74% ($25,321 average AGI)
to Delaware County, IN  0.62% ($30,784)
to Hancock County, IN  0.62% ($35,284)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greensboro:

  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WOWO (1190 AM; 50 kW; FORT WAYNE, IN; Owner: PATHFINDER COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WMDH (1550 AM; 0 kW; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSAI (1530 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNDE (1260 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTVN (610 AM; 50 kW; COLUMBUS, OH; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • WBRI (1500 AM; daytime; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WXLW (950 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN)
  • WNTS (1590 AM; 5 kW; BEECH GROVE, IN; Owner: S + M BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WTLC (1310 AM; 5 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WHBU (1240 AM; 1 kW; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greensboro:

  • WKWH-FM (94.3 FM; RUSHVILLE, IN; Owner: RSE BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WMDH-FM (102.5 FM; NEW CASTLE, IN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNOU (93.1 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WFMS (95.5 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: WFMS LICO, INC)
  • WYXB (105.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WZPL (99.5 FM; GREENFIELD, IN; Owner: MYSTAR COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • WKPW (90.7 FM; KNIGHTSTOWN, IN; Owner: IN SOLDIERS & SAILORS CHILDRENS HME)
  • WGNR-FM (97.9 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WENS (97.1 FM; SHELBYVILLE, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • WLBC-FM (104.1 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: MUNCIE SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WQME (98.7 FM; ANDERSON, IN; Owner: ANDERSON UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • WJCF (88.1 FM; MORRISTOWN, IN; Owner: INDIANA COMMUNITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WFBQ (94.7 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRZX (103.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WIFE (100.3 FM; CONNERSVILLE, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WERK (104.9 FM; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: INDIANA SABRECOM, INC.)
  • WFMG (101.3 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: RODGERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WQLK (96.1 FM; RICHMOND, IN; Owner: BREWER BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WHHH (96.3 FM; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WGRL (93.9 FM; NOBLESVILLE, IN; Owner: INDY LICO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Greensboro:

  • WNDY-TV (Channel 23; MARION, IN; Owner: UPN STATIONS GROUP INC.)
  • WIPB (Channel 49; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: BALL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WTHR (Channel 13; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOINDIANA, INC.)
  • WXIN (Channel 59; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION COMPANY)
  • WISH-TV (Channel 8; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: INDIANA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • WRTV (Channel 6; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: MCGRAW-HILL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WHMB-TV (Channel 40; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: LESEA BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WTTK (Channel 29; KOKOMO, IN; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WKOG-LP (Channel 31; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: KINGDOM OF GOD MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBXI-CA (Channel 47; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: THE BOX WORLDWIDE LLC)
  • WALV-CA (Channel 50; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: VIDEOHIO, INC..)
  • WDNI-LP (Channel 65; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: RADIO ONE OF INDIANA, LLC)
  • WMUN-LP (Channel 26; MUNCIE, IN; Owner: FULL GOSPEL FELLOWSHIP, MUNCIE IND.)
  • WFYI (Channel 20; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: METROPOLITAN INDIANAPOLIS PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WIPX-LP (Channel 51; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)

Greensboro fatal accident list:

Jan 15, 2009 07:19 AM, I-70, Greensboro Pike, Lat: 39.84835, Lon: -85.49591, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2
Oct 16, 1999 06:30 AM, Cr 350 S, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 200 Ft W Of The Grant City Rd Bridge Over I70 (Lat: 39.844500 Lon: -85.542472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 14 m, Call Sign: WPKW672
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.53000 MHzGrant Date: 06/30/2012, Expiration Date: 08/29/2022, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2013, Certifier: Lewis HartmanRegistrant: State Of (Ipsc) Indiana, Igcn - Rm N340 - 100 N. Senate Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46204, Phone: (317) 234-6513, Fax: (317) 234-6514, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (34%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (9%)

Greensboro compared to Indiana state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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