Greenwood, Delaware

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Population in 2013: 1,026 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +22.6%
 
Males: 393  (38.3%)
Females: 633  (61.7%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Delaware median age:  39.1 years

Zip codes: 19950.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,897 (it was $35,588 in 2000)
Greenwood:

$31,897
DE:

$57,846

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,563 (it was $13,918 in 2000)

Greenwood town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $159,869 (it was $74,500 in 2000)
Greenwood:

$159,869
DE:

$226,200

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $266,382; Detached houses: $306,352; Townhouses or other attached units: $251,701; In 2-unit structures: $132,385; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $320,469; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $310,763; Mobile homes: $67,029; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $294,561

Median gross rent in 2013: $867.

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  • Races in Greenwood, DE (2010)

    Greenwood races chart
    • 66768.6%White alone
    • 19219.7%Black alone
    • 788.0%Hispanic
    • 303.1%Two or more races
    • 60.6%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Greenwood: 86.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.7%), English (14.9%), Irish (9.8%), Dutch (2.5%), Polish (2.0%), French (1.6%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1991

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 0.66 square miles.

Population density: 1,553 people per square mile   (low).

Greenwood,DE real estate house value index trend

Greenwood, Delaware map

For population 25 years and over in Greenwood:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greenwood town:

  • Never married: 38.2%
  • Now married: 38.0%
  • Separated: 4.2%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

24 residents are foreign born (2.4% Latin America, 0.5% Europe).

This town:

2.9%
Delaware:

5.7%



According to our research of Delaware and other state lists there were 24 registered sex offenders living in Greenwood, Delaware as of August 02, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Greenwood to the number of sex offenders is 42 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $596 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $491 (0.4%)

Greenwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vineland, NJ (55.9 miles , pop. 56,271).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Baltimore, MD (65.2 miles , pop. 651,154).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (85.8 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Farmington, DE (2.1 miles) , Bridgeville, DE (2.1 miles ), Harrington, DE (2.9 miles ), Houston, DE (3.0 miles ), Ellendale, DE (3.0 miles ), Seaford, DE (3.4 miles ), Milford, DE (3.4 miles ), Blades, DE (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 38.81 N, Longitude: 75.59 W

Area code: 302

Greenwood household income distribution Greenwood home values distribution

Property values in Greenwood, DE


Crime rates in Greenwood by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0110000000011
per 100,000 0.0115.9116.60.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.099.998.3
Robberies 0101020110111
per 100,000 0.0115.90.0114.40.0224.00.0110.9109.40.0101.799.998.3
Assaults 3470012102226
per 100,000 352.9463.5815.90.00.0112.0224.5110.90.0214.8203.5199.8590.0
Burglaries 101313452712171198
per 100,000 1,176.51,506.41,515.2457.7561.8224.0785.6110.9218.81,826.01,119.0899.1786.6
Thefts 2727432824191271725191320
per 100,000 3,176.53,128.65,011.73,203.72,696.62,127.71,346.8776.11,860.02,685.31,932.91,298.71,966.6
Auto thefts 1224500020011
per 100,000 117.6231.7233.1457.7561.80.00.00.0218.80.00.099.998.3
Arson 0100000000000
per 100,000 0.0115.90.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 301.2488.5605.4240.6200.0198.2160.098.1145.8289.6236.1283.9382.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Greenwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.95
Delaware average:

2.53
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.4%
Delaware:

6.4%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +250 (+42.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (20%)
  • Wholesale trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (34%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (14%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Greenwood, Delaware

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Tornado activity:

Greenwood-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Delaware state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/18/1984, a category F2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado 0.7 miles away from the Greenwood town center caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.

On 4/28/2002, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 33.9 miles away from the town center caused $150,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greenwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Delaware state average. It is 87% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 1/16/1994 at 01:49:16, a magnitude 4.6 (4.6 MB, 4.6 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 108.0 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 151.4 miles away from Greenwood center
On 1/16/1994 at 00:42:43, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 107.5 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 314.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 361.8 miles away from Greenwood center
On 8/22/1992 at 12:20:32, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 3.8 MS, 4.7 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 284.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Sussex County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Hurricanes: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snowfall: 1, Water Shortage: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Greenwood topographic map

Birthplace of: Earle D. Willey - Lawyer, Simeon S. Pennewill - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Greenwood:

  • COUNTRY REST HOME (HICKMAN RD)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Greenwood:

  • MILFORD CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; MILFORD, DE)
  • SEAFORD CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • BAYHEALTH - MILFORD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; MILFORD, DE)
  • LOFLAND PARK CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • METHODIST MANOR HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • NANTICOKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; SEAFORD, DE)
  • BEEBE HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; GEORGETOWN, DE)

Airports located in Greenwood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Greenwood:

  • Delaware Technical Community College-Owens (about 13 miles; Georgetown, DE; Full-time enrollment: 3,159)
  • Delaware State University (about 27 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 4,087)
  • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry (about 28 miles; Dover, DE; FT enrollment: 2,239)
  • Wor-Wic Community College (about 31 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 2,256)
  • Salisbury University (about 32 miles; Salisbury, MD; FT enrollment: 8,375)
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore (about 42 miles; Princess Anne, MD; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • United States Naval Academy (about 50 miles; Annapolis, MD; FT enrollment: 5,681)

Private high school in Greenwood:

  • GREENWOOD MENNONITE SCHOOL (Students: 219; Location: 12802 MENNONITE SCHOOL RD; Grades: KG - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Greenwood:

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Notable locations in Greenwood: Greenwood Police Department (A), Greenwood Town Hall (B), Greenwood Public Library (C), Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company Number 1 Incorporated (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greenwood include: Graham African Methodist Episcopal Church (A), Greenwood United Methodist Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Sussex County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low 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

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 33.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

33.7
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 8.33. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.33
U.S.:

9.14

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 0.00401. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00401
U.S.:

0.01468

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

GREENWOOD WATER DEPARTMENT (Address: Town Office , Population served: 800, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Fluoride. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-21-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-21-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-28-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (OCT-28-2005), St Public Notif issued (OCT-28-2005), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-19-2012), St Formal NOV issued (MAR-19-2012), St Compliance achieved (MAR-30-2012)
  • Water Quality Parameter M/R - Between JUL-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (JAN-10-2006), St Compliance achieved (FEB-23-2006)
GREENWOOD MENNONITE SCHOOL (Population served: 260, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2012), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-31-2012), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012), St Public Notif received (SEP-10-2012)
DELAWARE ELECTRIC CO-OP (Population served: 130, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif issued (AUG-02-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-08-2007)
RHOND'S HOUSE OF TREATS (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-20-2008), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-20-2008), St Compliance achieved (DEC-08-2008)
GREENWOOD COUNTRY RETIREMENT (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-24-2012), St Formal NOV issued (DEC-24-2012), St Public Notif received (JAN-05-2013), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (OCT-11-2012), St Formal NOV issued (OCT-11-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-06-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-17-2012), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-17-2012), St Public Notif received (OCT-05-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-26-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-2011), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-29-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-14-2011), St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-22-2010), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-22-2010), St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2010)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Greenwood that have no violations reported:

  • COUNTRY REST HOME (Population served: 65, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.4%
(9.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.4% for Black residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.4 people
Delaware:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  60.7%
Whole state:  67.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  9.0%
Whole state:  7.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households

Greenwood compared to Delaware state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Greenwood (2011 data):

  • Discover Bank: at 502 E. Market Street, branch established on 1911/08/30. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $67,778.5 mil, Deposits: $39,601.6 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Credit-Card Specialization, 2 total offices, Holding Company: Discover Financial Services

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Delaware average:

12.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (70%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (18%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Greenwood town (based on Sussex County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic27,6817
Mainline Protestant23,803107
Evangelical Protestant16,640115
Black Protestant2,91421
Other6558
Orthodox2202
None125,232-
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: 45
Sussex County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.74 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.09 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 18
Sussex County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Delaware:

1.25 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 85
Sussex County:

4.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 236
Here:

12.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

10.9%
Delaware:

9.0%
Adult obesity rate:
Sussex County:

28.9%
Delaware:

27.9%
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 1$6,533$78,3966$2,576
Police Protection - Officers 2$10,333$61,9982$2,688
Water Supply 1$3,198$38,3761$1,156
Totals for Government 4$20,064$60,1929$6,420

5.55% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($50,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.55%
Delaware average:

5.01%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($303 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.07%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Kent County, DE  0.68% ($31,255 average AGI)
from Wicomico County, MD  0.38% ($40,062)
from Worcester County, MD  0.17% ($36,023)


4.39% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.39%
Delaware average:

4.68%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($369 average AGI)
Sussex County:

0.04%
Delaware average:

0.09%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Kent County, DE  0.73% ($31,909 average AGI)
to Wicomico County, MD  0.31% ($26,704)
to Worcester County, MD  0.13% ($30,570)

Strongest AM radio stations in Greenwood:

  • WJWL (900 AM; 11 kW; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WBIS (1190 AM; 50 kW; ANNAPOLIS, MD; Owner: NATIONS RADIO, LLC)
  • WTGM (960 AM; 10 kW; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVCH (740 AM; 50 kW; CHESTER, PA; Owner: WVCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WWLG (1370 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: M-10 BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WBAL (1090 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: HEARST RADIO, INC.)
  • WPEN (950 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: GREATER PHILADELPHIA RADIO, INC.)
  • WPGC (1580 AM; 50 kW; MORNINGSIDE, MD; Owner: INFINITY WPGC(AM), INC.)
  • WZZD (990 AM; 50 kW; PHILADELPHIA, PA; Owner: PENNSYLVANIA MEDIA ASSOCIATES, INC.)
  • WWJZ (640 AM; 50 kW; MOUNT HOLLY, NJ; Owner: ABC, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Greenwood:

  • WXPZ (101.3 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WSCL (89.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY UNIVERSITY FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WTDK (107.1 FM; FEDERALSBURG, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WAFL (97.7 FM; MILFORD, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WGBG (98.5 FM; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WAAI (100.9 FM; HURLOCK, MD; Owner: MTS BROADCASTING, L.C.)
  • WKDB (95.3 FM; LAUREL, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WZBH (93.5 FM; GEORGETOWN, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WQHQ (104.7 FM; OCEAN CITY-SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WZEB (101.7 FM; OCEAN VIEW, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WXJN (105.9 FM; LEWES, DE; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WJNE (103.5 FM; BETHANY BEACH, DE; Owner: GREAT SCOTT BROADCASTING)
  • WGMD (92.7 FM; REHOBOTH BEACH, DE; Owner: RESORT BROADCASTING COMPANY, LLC)
  • WLVW-FM (105.5 FM; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRDX (94.7 FM; DOVER, DE; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Greenwood:

  • WDPB (Channel 64; SEAFORD, DE; Owner: WHYY, INC.)
  • WBOC-TV (Channel 16; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: WBOC, INC.)
  • WMDT (Channel 47; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: DELMARVA BROADCAST SERVICE GENERAL PARTNERSHIP)
  • WCPB (Channel 28; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: MARYLAND PUBLIC BROADCASTING COMMISSION)
  • W38BN (Channel 38; SALISBURY, MD; Owner: SALISBURY EDUCATIONAL B/CTING FOUND.)

Greenwood fatal accident list:

Aug 20, 1987 09:45 PM, 4, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $103,000Total costs
  • 9,410Total average daily traffic
  • 470Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,467Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Greenwood)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Us 13 1 Mi S (Lat: 38.791778 Lon: -75.591306), Call Sign: KGA230
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.725 MHz, 158.190 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2012, Expiration Date: 08/04/2022
    Registrant: American Electronics Inc., 3980 N. Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 678-3657, Fax: (302) 678-8350, Email:
  • GREENWOOD, DE, Lat: 38.801667 Lon: -75.675833, Call Sign: WQQQ259
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.337 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/12/2013, Expiration Date: 02/12/2023, Certifier: Larry Murphy
    Registrant: Aclara, 30400 Solon Rd, Solon, OH 44139, Phone: (440) 528-7200, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Sussex, DE, 14198 Sussex Hwy (Lat: 38.795833 Lon: -75.598056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50.5 m, Call Sign: WPRX234
    Assigned Frequencies: 932.268 MHz, 941.268 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/05/2011, Expiration Date: 03/07/2021, Certifier: David Shapely
    Registrant: American Electronics, 3980 N. Dupont Hwy, Dover, DE 19901, Phone: (302) 678-3657, Fax: (302) 678-8350, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Greenwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Greenwood)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 54
  • Hazardous Condition: 14
  • Service Call: 5

Incident types - Greenwood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Greenwood, DE
Most common first names in Greenwood, DE among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William5574.0 years
Mary4379.9 years
John3573.6 years
James2674.5 years
Robert2570.7 years
Charles2075.1 years
George1974.2 years
Anna1683.3 years
Ruth1374.1 years
Dorothy1275.2 years
Most common last names in Greenwood, DE among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3574.4 years
Willey2173.6 years
Johnson1778.5 years
Webb1677.5 years
Jones1376.1 years
Miller1378.9 years
Breeding1277.5 years
Taylor1172.2 years
Reynolds1179.7 years
Tucker1080.4 years

Businesses in Greenwood, DE

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 4
  • U-Haul: 1

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  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Agricultural workers including supervisors"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Radio, TV, and computer and software, and other electronic stores"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Miscellaneous manufacturing"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Miscellaneous durable goods merchant wholesalers"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that keep firearms around their homes"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • William Skotta (1)
  • Tremond Conway (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.