Greensboro, Pennsylvania

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Population in 2013: 254 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 106  (41.9%)
Females: 148  (58.1%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.1 years

Zip codes: 15338.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,747 (it was $36,875 in 2000)
Greensboro:

$38,747
PA:

$51,230
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,939 (it was $18,176 in 2000)

Greensboro borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $56,620 (it was $41,900 in 2000)
Greensboro:

$56,620
PA:

$163,800
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $54,709; Detached houses: $55,310; Townhouses or other attached units: $101,201; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $133,942; Mobile homes: $21,497

Median gross rent in 2012: $638.

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Greensboro races chart
  • White alone - 246 (94.6%)
  • Two or more races - 6 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 4 (1.5%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 1 (0.4%)

Races in Greensboro detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greensboro: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Irish (20.4%), German (18.7%), Slovak (17.1%), Polish (13.4%), Italian (10.0%), Dutch (5.4%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated on 01/13/1879

Elevation: 860 feet

Land area: 0.11 square miles.

Population density: 2,324 people per square mile   (low).

Greensboro,PA real estate house value index trend

Greensboro, Pennsylvania map

For population 25 years and over in Greensboro:

  • High school or higher: 87.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 9.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greensboro borough:

  • Never married: 33.9%
  • Now married: 52.5%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 6.7%

6 residents are foreign born

This borough:  2.2%
Pennsylvania:  6.0%



According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Greensboro, Pennsylvania as of June 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Greensboro to the number of sex offenders is 258 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,313 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $865 (1.6%)

Greensboro satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pittsburgh, PA (45.0 miles , pop. 334,563).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (253.3 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Mapletown, PA (1.4 miles) , Masontown borough, PA (1.9 miles ), Point Marion borough, PA (2.0 miles ), Bobtown, PA (2.1 miles ), Ronco, PA (2.3 miles ), Smithfield borough, PA (2.4 miles ), Nemacolin, PA (2.4 miles ), Edenborn, PA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 39.79 N, Longitude: 79.91 W

Area code: 724

Greensboro household income distribution Greensboro home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.9%
Pennsylvania:

5.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -12 (-3.9%).
Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (56%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Information (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Extraction workers (11%)
  • Rail and water transportation workers (8%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Secondary school teachers (5%)
  • Media and communication equipment workers (5%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (5%)
  • Material moving workers except supervisors and laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Cashiers (12%)
  • Secondary school teachers (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)

Work and jobs in Greensboro: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Greensboro, Pennsylvania

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greensboro-area historical tornado activity is below Pennsylvania state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/3/1980, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 18.2 miles away from the Greensboro borough center injured 19 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

On 6/2/1998, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 40.8 miles away from the borough center injured 5 people and caused $6 million in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greensboro-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Pennsylvania state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 120.2 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 141.2 miles away from Greensboro 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 242.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 155.8 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 187.2 miles away from Greensboro center
On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 208.5 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 Greene County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snowstorms: 2, Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snowfall: 1, Tropical Depression: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greensboro topographic map

Birthplace of: Alex Pearson - Baseball player, Joe Knotts - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Greensboro:

  • MADISON, THE (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • MONONGALIA GENERAL HOSPITAL D/P (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • SUNDALE NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - MORGANTOWN (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • CHESTNUT RIDGE PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)
  • HEALTHSOUTH MOUNTAINVIEW REGIONAL REHAB HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; MORGANTOWN, WV)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greensboro:

  • West Virginia University (about 12 miles; Morgantown, WV; Full-time enrollment: 27,429)
  • Waynesburg University (about 17 miles; Waynesburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,080)
  • California University of Pennsylvania (about 19 miles; California, PA; FT enrollment: 7,773)
  • Fairmont State University (about 26 miles; Fairmont, WV; FT enrollment: 3,714)
  • Westmoreland County Community College (about 36 miles; Youngwood, PA; FT enrollment: 4,669)
  • Seton Hill University (about 41 miles; Greensburg, PA; FT enrollment: 2,167)
  • West Liberty University (about 45 miles; West Liberty, WV; FT enrollment: 2,728)

Public high school in Greensboro:

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Notable location: Greensboro - Monongahela Township Volunteer Fire Department and Ambulance Service (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Greene County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 90.0. This is worse than average.

City:

90.0
U.S.:

74.2

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2012 was 0.280. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.280
U.S.:

0.303

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 8.36. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 18.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.36
U.S.:

6.58

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2012 was 1.97. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.97
U.S.:

1.93

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 28.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

28.0
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 17.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.5
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.93. This is about average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.93
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 0.00478. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00478
U.S.:

0.01468
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.1%
(15.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 33.3% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.4 people
Pennsylvania:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  60.9%
Whole state:  65.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  7.3%
Whole state:  6.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Greensboro compared to Pennsylvania state average:

  • Median house value 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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.

Banks with branches in Greensboro (2011 data):

  • Community Bank: Drive-In Branch at State Highway Routes 88 And 266, branch established on 1963/01/14. Info updated 2009/11/19: Bank assets: $533.5 mil, Deposits: $450.9 mil, headquarters in Carmichaels, PA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Cb Financial Services, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (84%)
  • Electricity (10%)
  • Coal or coke (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Greensboro borough (based on Greene County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 44.22%
Here: 44.2%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents33.3%24.5%8.7%6.3%5.4%
Congregations11.6%33.7%9.5%4.2%8.4%
NameChurch of the NazareneChristian Churches and Churches of ChristChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents4.2%2.7%2.7%2.6%9.4%
Congregations3.2%4.2%2.1%2.1%21.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 7
Greene County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Greene County:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Greene County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 21
Here:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%
Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

29.4%
Pennsylvania:

27.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

12.2%
State:

11.5%
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
Financial Administration 1$3,576$42,9121$2,106
Totals for Government 1$3,576$42,9121$2,106

3.85% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,517 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.85%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%

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 Washington County, PA  0.74% ($35,830 average AGI)
from Fayette County, PA  0.35% ($42,362)
from Monongalia County, WV  0.33% ($41,511)


4.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,897 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.33%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%

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 Washington County, PA  0.98% ($41,216 average AGI)
to Fayette County, PA  0.60% ($33,049)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.43% ($43,407)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greensboro:

  • WAJR (1440 AM; 5 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KDKA (1020 AM; 50 kW; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WMBS (590 AM; 1 kW; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: FAYETTE BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WWVA (1170 AM; 53 kW; WHEELING, WV; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WASP (1130 AM; daytime; 5 kW; BROWNSVILLE, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCLG (1300 AM; 3 kW; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WMMN (920 AM; 5 kW; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: FANTASIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKHB (620 AM; 6 kW; IRWIN, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WWCS (540 AM; 5 kW; CANONSBURG, PA; Owner: BIRACH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WVSC (990 AM; 10 kW; SOMERSET, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)
  • WANB (1580 AM; daytime; 1 kW; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WFRB (560 AM; 5 kW; FROSTBURG, MD; Owner: WTBO-WKGO CORPORATION, L.L.C.)
  • WLYE (850 AM; 10 kW; JOHNSTOWN, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF JOHNSTOWN, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greensboro:

  • WVPM (90.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WYFU (88.5 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETORK, INC.)
  • WRIJ (106.9 FM; MASONTOWN, PA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE INC.)
  • WOGG (94.9 FM; OLIVER, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WANB-FM (103.1 FM; WAYNESBURG, PA; Owner: BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WVAQ (101.9 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA RADIO CORPORATION)
  • WPKL (99.3 FM; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: KEYMARKET LICENSES, LLC)
  • WCLG-FM (100.1 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: BOWERS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WLSW (103.9 FM; SCOTTDALE, PA; Owner: L. STANLEY WALL)
  • WKMM (96.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: MARPAT CORPORATION)
  • WKKW (97.9 FM; FAIRMONT, WV; Owner: DESCENDANTS TRUST, LAUREN M.KELLEY, TRUSTEE)
  • WWVU-FM (91.7 FM; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY BOARD OF GOVERNORS)
  • WWPN (101.1 FM; WESTERNPORT, MD; Owner: ERNEST F. SANTMYIRE)
  • WQZS (93.3 FM; MEYERSDALE, PA; Owner: ROGER WAHL)
  • WBVQ (93.1 FM; BARRACKVILLE, WV; Owner: CAT RADIO, INC.)
  • WWHC (92.3 FM; OAKLAND, MD; Owner: OAKLAND MEDIA GROUP, INC)
  • WFSP-FM (107.7 FM; KINGWOOD, WV; Owner: WFSP, INC.)
  • WZST (100.9 FM; WESTOVER, WV; Owner: TSCHUDY BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • WGYE (102.7 FM; MANNINGTON, WV; Owner: BURBACH OF DE, LLC)
  • WVCS (91.9 FM; CALIFORNIA, PA; Owner: FOREVER OF SOMERSET, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Greensboro:

  • WNPB-TV (Channel 24; MORGANTOWN, WV; Owner: WEST VIRGINIA EDUCATIONAL BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • WWAT-CA (Channel 45; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: ABACUS TELEVISION)
  • WTAE-TV (Channel 4; PITTSBURGH, PA; Owner: WTAE HEARST-ARGYLE TV, INC. (CA CORP.))
  • W35AW (Channel 35; UNIONTOWN, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)
  • W26AV (Channel 26; CHARLEROI, PA; Owner: DEBRA GOODWORTH)

Greensboro fatal accident list:

Nov 3, 1997 01:58 PM, 2014, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Edward G Roach, 184 Stoney Hill Rd. (Pa11926-S) (Lat: 39.800861 Lon: -79.922333), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 184 Stoney Hill Rd. (Pa11926-S) (Lat: 39.800861 Lon: -79.922333), Type: 60.7, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 184 Stoney Hill Rd. (Pa11926-S) (Lat: 39.800861 Lon: -79.922333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW
  • Edward G Roach, 184 Stoney Hill Rd. (Pa11926-S) (Lat: 39.800861 Lon: -79.922333), Type: 61.0, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 5619957670, Eroach@sbasite.Com, 5900 BROKEN SOUND PKWY NW

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • SE Greene, Greensboro, Pa 15338 (Lat: 39.804111 Lon: -79.937500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.3 m, Overall height: 29 m, Call Sign: WQHD429
    Assigned Frequencies: 19320.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/03/2007, Expiration Date: 07/03/2017, Certifier: Danielle A Small
    Registrant: Conterra Ultra Broadband, LLC, 2101 Rexford Rd Ste 200e, Charlotte, NC 28211, Phone: (704) 936-1777, Fax: (704) 936-1801, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greensboro)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
Most common first names in Greensboro, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John4372.2 years
Mary2778.7 years
James1876.7 years
Charles1873.5 years
George1776.1 years
Anna1681.6 years
William1667.7 years
Joseph1374.7 years
Dorothy1272.3 years
Margaret1179.1 years
Most common last names in Greensboro, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis979.4 years
Dugan876.9 years
Hawk883.0 years
Wilson875.5 years
Tanner786.1 years
Howard758.6 years
Billetz766.5 years
Minor776.1 years
Miller774.0 years
Burich673.5 years
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