Greenville, Virginia

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Population in 2010: 832. Population change since 2000: -6.1%
Males: 429  (51.6%)
Females: 403  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  43.4 years
Virginia median age:  35.1 years

Zip codes: 24440.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $38,262 (it was $44,313 in 2000)
Greenville:

$38,262
VA:

$61,741
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $19,666 (it was $14,598 in 2000)

Greenville CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $187,727 (it was $87,800 in 2000)
Greenville:

$187,727
VA:

$237,800
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $201,223; Detached houses: $201,223
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Greenville races chart
  • White alone - 677 (81.4%)
  • Black alone - 130 (15.6%)
  • Hispanic - 13 (1.6%)
  • American Indian alone - 6 (0.7%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.1%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Greenville: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (29.8%), English (22.3%), United States (18.5%), Swedish (7.1%), French Canadian (2.1%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Land area: 3.65 square miles.

Population density: 228 people per square mile   (very low).

Greenville,VA real estate house value index trend

Greenville, Virginia map

For population 25 years and over in Greenville:

  • High school or higher: 96.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greenville CDP:

  • Never married: 41.2%
  • Now married: 38.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 9.1%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

26 residents are foreign born (4.4% Europe).

This place:  4.4%
Virginia:  11.6%



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Greenville, Virginia as of May 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Greenville to the number of sex offenders is 104 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $838 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $903 (0.5%)

Greenville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lynchburg, VA (41.6 miles , pop. 65,269).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (132.1 miles , pop. 572,059).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (256.0 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Middlebrook, VA (2.1 miles ), Stuarts Draft, VA (2.7 miles ), Jolivue, VA (3.0 miles ), Augusta Springs, VA (3.3 miles ), Sherando, VA (3.4 miles ), Lyndhurst, VA (3.4 miles ), Staunton, VA (3.4 miles ), Fishersville, VA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.00 N, Longitude: 79.16 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 540

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

4.7%
Virginia:

5.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (43%)
  • Manufacturing (35%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Other services, except public administration (35%)
  • Educational services (30%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (21%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (14%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (12%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (10%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (15%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9%)
  • Personal appearance workers (7%)
  • Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)

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

Average climate in Greenville, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greenville-area historical tornado activity is below Virginia state average. It is 64% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 29.5 miles away from the Greenville place center killed 11 people and injured 4 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

On 11/29/1963, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 7.7 miles away from the place center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenville-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 74.4 miles away from the city center
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 250.0 miles away from Greenville 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 260.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 270.6 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from Greenville center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 61.1 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 Augusta County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Hurricanes: 3, Droughts: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenville topographic map

Birthplace of: Kate Smith - (1909-1986), musician, Robert D. Lilley - Confederate Army general, Tom Stith - Basketball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Greenville:

  • AUGUSTA NURSING AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; FISHERSVILLE, VA)
  • WESTERN STATE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • DAVITA - STAUNTON (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • ENVOY OF STAUNTON, LLC (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • OAK HILL NURS HOME (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)
  • GREENSTONE RESIDENCE (Hospital, about 12 miles away; WAYNESBORO, VA)
  • KINGS DAUGHTERS HOSP (Hospital, about 12 miles away; STAUNTON, VA)

Amtrak station near Greenville:

  • 11 miles: STAUNTON (1 MIDDLEBROOK AVE.) . Services: enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenville:

  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 23 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; Full-time enrollment: 2,891)
  • James Madison University (about 34 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; FT enrollment: 19,727)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 36 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 37 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Lynchburg College (about 42 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,456)
  • Central Virginia Community College (about 45 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 2,759)
  • Liberty University (about 46 miles; Lynchburg, VA; FT enrollment: 61,625)

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Notable location: State Prison Camp Number 10 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Greenville include: Greenville Baptist Church (A), Greenville United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Greenville Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: Budget Host (3554 Lee Jackson Highway).

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

Drinking water stations with addresses in Greenville and their reported violations in the past:

STONEY CREEK RESORT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Virginia:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.3%
Whole state:  67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.7%
Whole state:  5.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported
256 people in state prisons in 2010
263 people in state prisons in 2000

Greenville compared to Virginia state average:

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

Banks with branches in Greenville (2011 data):

  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: Greenville Va Branch at 4033 Lee Jackson Hwy, branch established on 1979/09/17. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Other fuel (16%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Utility gas (7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Greenville CDP (based on Augusta County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 46.59%
Here: 46.6%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Southern Baptist ConventionEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChurch of the Brethren
Adherents26.1%25.0%13.4%8.4%7.1%
Congregations24.6%20.8%7.7%9.2%6.2%
NameMennonite Church USAEpiscopal ChurchSalvation Army Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentOther
Adherents4.4%2.8%2.0%1.6%9.1%
Congregations6.9%2.3%1.5%0.8%20.0%
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: 14
Augusta County:

1.98 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 6
Augusta County:

0.85 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 31
Augusta County:

4.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 26
Here:

3.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Augusta County:

25.9%
Virginia:

26.7%

5.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,322 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.12%
Virginia average:

9.34%

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 Staunton city, VA  1.04% ($33,017 average AGI)
from Waynesboro city, VA  0.72% ($33,990)
from Rockingham County, VA  0.57% ($35,870)


5.14% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,228 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Virginia average:

9.20%

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 Staunton city, VA  0.96% ($31,938 average AGI)
to Waynesboro city, VA  0.80% ($28,717)
to Rockingham County, VA  0.50% ($35,923)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenville:

  • WKCI (970 AM; 5 kW; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKDW (900 AM; 3 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WNLR (1150 AM; 3 kW; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: NEW LIFE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WTON (1240 AM; 1 kW; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WLLL (930 AM; 10 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: HUBBARD'S ADVERTISING AGENCY, INC.)
  • WLVA (590 AM; 5 kW; LYNCHBURG, VA)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WRVA (1140 AM; 50 kW; RICHMOND, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WINA (1070 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenville:

  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WPVA (90.1 FM; WAYNESBORO, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WBOP (106.3 FM; CHURCHVILLE, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY TELEVISION, LLC)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WREL-FM (96.7 FM; BUENA VISTA, VA; Owner: EQUUS COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WNRS-FM (89.9 FM; SWEET BRIAR, VA; Owner: SWEET BRIAR COLLEGE)
  • WXCF-FM (103.9 FM; CLIFTON FORGE, VA; Owner: IMPACT BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WZZU (97.9 FM; LYNCHBURG, VA; Owner: TRAVIS MEDIA L.L.C.)
  • WVLS (89.7 FM; MONTEREY, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WYYD (107.9 FM; AMHERST, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCHG (107.1 FM; HOT SPRINGS, VA; Owner: POCAHONTAS COMMUNICATIONS COOPERATIVE CORP.)
  • WSVO (93.1 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WZXI (95.5 FM; BUFFALO GAP, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WUMX (107.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: AIR VIRGINIA, INC.)

Greenville fatal accident list:

Dec 27, 1999 09:05 AM, I-95, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Fatalities: 1
May 3, 1977 07:45 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Route 613 (Lat: 38.026083 Lon: -79.149944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: KNKQ314
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: John T Scott Iii
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Mark Montes, 5740 Franklin Street (Lat: 36.950222 Lon: -79.950528), Type: 60.7, Structure height: 51067 m, Overall height: 59.4 m
    Registrant: 7706672040, Mark.Montes@eca-Usa.Com, 1375 UNION HILL INDUSTRIAL CT.

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • I - 81 Exit 217 (Lat: 37.998611 Lon: -79.066111), Call Sign: WPTJ327
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.762 MHz, 468.837 MHz, 469.137 MHz, 469.462 MHz, 469.637 MHz, 469.662 MHz, 469.887 MHz, 457.512 MHz, 457.537 MHz, 457.562 MHz, 457.587 MHz, 457.612 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/12/2001, Expiration Date: 10/12/2011, Cancellation Date: 12/17/2011, Certifier: Todd Ellis
    Registrant: Hm Electronics, Inc., 6675 Mesa Ridge Rd, San Diego, CA 92121, Phone: (858) 535-6166, Fax: (858) 552-0139, Email:
  • SR-662, Sr-662 Rr Crossing At Mp H159.45 (Lat: 37.994111 Lon: -79.134167), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.5 m, Overall height: 3.1 m, Call Sign: WPVB503, Licensee ID: L00008014
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.380 MHz, 160.440 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/17/2012, Expiration Date: 06/12/2022, Certifier: Jerry R Celio
    Registrant: Norfolk Southern Railway Company, 1200 Peachtree Street, Ne, Box 123, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 582-6224, Fax: (404) 582-6209, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenville)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 31
  • Hazardous Condition: 8
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Greenville

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greenville, VA
Most common first names in Greenville, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William2679.3 years
Mary1575.8 years
Robert1373.7 years
Margaret974.4 years
Helen874.5 years
Harry878.7 years
John879.4 years
Roy876.5 years
James876.9 years
Charles771.3 years
Most common last names in Greenville, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Fitzgerald2073.8 years
Harris1570.6 years
Conner1479.9 years
Campbell1270.2 years
Ramsey975.8 years
Strickler980.4 years
Bradley877.0 years
Buchanan875.7 years
Miller868.4 years
Grant678.1 years

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