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Greene County, Alabama (AL)

County population in 2016: 8,626 (all rural); it was 9,974 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,216
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,526
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,972
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,022 (it was 959 in 2000)
% of renters here:

24%
State:

30%

Land area: 646 sq. mi.

Water area: 14.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 13 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Greene County: 82.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (59.4%), Construction (29.3%), Educational, health and social services (11.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 51%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Greene County, Alabama:

  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (81.4%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (16.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (0.6%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Alabama median age:  39.0 years
Males: 4,109  (47.6%)
Females: 4,517  (52.4%)
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Average household size:
Greene County:

2.0 people
Alabama:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $22,053 ($19,819 in 1999)

This county:

$22,053
Alabama:

$46,257

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $258 (lower quartile is $105, upper quartile is $357)
This county:

$258
State:

$559


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $72,181 (it was $42,600 in 2000)
Greene:

$72,181
Alabama:

$136,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $32,547 - $116,121

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $136,269
Here:

$136,269
State:

$193,465

Townhouses or other attached units: $50,339
Here:

$50,339
State:

$157,531

Mobile homes: $51,006
Here:

$51,006
State:

$55,650
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $808
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $350

Institutionalized population: 44

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 30
  • Burglaries: 59
  • Thefts: 54
  • Auto thefts: 11

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 26
  • Burglaries: 62
  • Thefts: 55
  • Auto thefts: 9
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 0 buildings
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,300
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $104,300
Number of permits per 10,000 residents
Average permit cost
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $296 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $204 (0.3%)

Greene County household income distribution in 2013 Greene County home values distribution in 2013 Greene County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 35.2%
Greene County:

35.2%
Alabama:

17.1%
(13.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.7% for Black residents, 5.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 41.7 years old
(Males: 37.0 years old, Females: 45.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 56.5 years old, Black residents: 37.6 years old, American Indian residents: 47.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 8.9 years old)

Area name: Tuscaloosa, AL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Greene County is $452 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $586 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $753 a month.

Cities in this county include: Forkland-Tishabee, Mantua-West Greene, Eutaw, Forkland, Boligee, Union.

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

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Greene County: Hickory Flat (A), Dutch Farms (B), Moores Cut (C), Mount Olive Community Center (D), Fredonia Campground and Refuge Center (E), Post Oak Fork (F), Sparkling Springs (G), Burnt Village Marina (H), West Chambers Volunteer Fire and Rescue (I), Standing Rock Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (J), Ridge Grove Fire Department (K), Lakeview Fire and Rescue (L), Mount Olive Volunteer Fire Department (M), Oak Bowery Fire and Rescue (N). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Greene County include: Rock Springs Baptist Church (A), Mount Hickory Church (B), Mount Lebanon Church (C), Mount Olive Church (D), Mount Pisgah Church (E), Mount Sinai Church (F), Mount Zion Church (G), Mountain Spring Church (H), Providence Baptist Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sims Cemetery (1), Milltown Cemetery (2), Old Rock Springs Cemetery (3), Peace and Goodwill Cemetery (4), Finley Cemetery (5), Waites Cemetery (6), Tatum Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Jeff Beards Lake (A), Grady Lake (B), Hill Lake (C), Chambers County Public Lake (D), Sharpes Lake (E), Smith and Norred Lake (F), Stephens Mill Pond (G), Watson Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Snapper Creek (A), Seroyer Branch (B), Sandy Creek (C), Chikasanoxee Creek (D), Red Caty Creek (E), Pretty Creek (F), Pigeonroost Creek (G), Mill Creek (H), Mathews Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Greene County include: Veasey Creek Recreation Area (1), Rocky Point Recreational Area (2), Amity Park (3), Burnt Village Park (4), Dewberry Recreation Area (5), Oakland Recreation Park (6), Rocky Point Recreation Area (7), West Lake Recreation Area (8), West Over Look Area (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Chambers County , San Diego County, California , Perry County , Meriwether County, Georgia , Taylor County, Georgia .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.4%
Alabama:

5.9%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 225
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 76.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 21 (93.2% naturalized citizens)

Greene County:

0.3%
Whole state:

3.4%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 32010 or later
  • 02000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 281980 to 1989
  • 11970 to 1979
  • 33Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 48.3%

Greene County marital status for males Greene County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,552
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 15
  • 5 to 9: 95
  • 10 to 19: 25
  • 20 to 49: 93
  • 50 or more: 202
  • Mobile homes: 2,019

Housing units in Greene County with a mortgage: 642 (0 second mortgage, 18 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,572

Here:

99.8% with mortgage
State:

56.6% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Greene County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Year 2000 to 2010 Change
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,13412
Black Protestant8577
Mainline Protestant3758
Catholic371
Other22-
None6,620-
Greene County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Greene County:

6.52 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.89 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Greene County:

4.35 / 10,000 pop.
Alabama:

6.32 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

3.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Greene County:

17.4%
Alabama:

11.8%

Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

43.5%
State:

31.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

18.2%
State:

13.5%

Agriculture in Greene County:

Average size of farms: 367 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $56,473
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $36.09
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.16%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 98.16%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $48,684
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 7.84%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $60,518
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.68%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 13.00
Corn for grain: 315 harvested acres
Vegetables: 110 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 8 acres

Tornado activity:

Greene County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Alabama state average. It is 4668419.6 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 3 fatalities and 20 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 3/19/1970, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado killed 2 people and injured 14 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Greene County-area historical earthquake activity is near Alabama state average. It is 80% 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 56.3 miles away from Greene County 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 13.1 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1997 at 08:35:17, a magnitude 4.9 (4.8 MB, 4.2 MS, 4.9 LG, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 125.1 miles away from the county center
On 6/24/1975 at 11:11:36, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB) earthquake occurred 61.3 miles away from the county center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Depth: 12.2 mi) earthquake occurred 176.0 miles away from Greene County center
On 3/25/1976 at 00:41:20, a magnitude 5.0 (4.9 MB, 5.0 LG, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 236.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Alabama Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: April 27, 2011 to May 31, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3319: April 27, 2011, FEMA Id: 3319, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Alabama Severe Storms, Tornadoes, Straight-line Winds, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 15, 2011 to May 31, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1971: April 28, 2011, FEMA Id: 1971, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood, Wind
  • Alabama Hurricane Gustav, Incident Period: August 29, 2008 to September 03, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3292: August 30, 2008, FEMA Id: 3292, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Katrina, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to September 26, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1605: August 29, 2005, FEMA Id: 1605, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3237: September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 3237, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Dennis, Incident Period: July 10, 2005 to July 16, 2005, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1593: July 10, 2005, FEMA Id: 1593, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Hurricane Ivan, Incident Period: September 13, 2004 to September 30, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1549: September 15, 2004, FEMA Id: 1549, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Alabama Severe Storms and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 05, 2002 to November 12, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1442: November 14, 2002, FEMA Id: 1442, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Alabama Severe Snowfall, Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared EM-3096: March 15, 1993, FEMA Id: 3096, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • Alabama Flooding, Severe Storm, Tornado, Incident Period: February 03, 1990 to February 16, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-856: February 17, 1990, FEMA Id: 856, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • 3 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (13) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 5, Storms: 5, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Winds: 3, Drought: 1, Snowfall: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (21%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents


  • Korea (59%)
  • Jamaica (18%)
  • Dominican Republic (9%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)
  • Denmark (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Greene County


  • American (9%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • English (0%)
  • Scottish (0%)
  • German (0%)
  • African (0%)

Greene County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 1,513 (85.2%)
  • Carpooled: 87 (4.9%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.5%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 36 (2.0%)
  • Walked: 31 (1.7%)
  • Worked at home: 111 (6.3%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
56 people in nursing homes
22 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
44 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $30,497.

5.19% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($25,562 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.19%
Alabama average:

6.02%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.73% relocated from other counties in Alabama ($18,158 average AGI)
1.46% relocated from other states ($7,397 average AGI)
Greene County:

1.46%
Alabama average:

2.63%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Tuscaloosa County, AL  1.88% ($20,264 average AGI)
from Marengo County, AL  0.46% ($29,538)


5.69% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,106 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Alabama average:

6.06%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.84% relocated to other counties in Alabama ($26,919 average AGI)
0.85% relocated to other states ($9,186 average AGI)
Greene County:

0.85%
Alabama average:

2.67%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Tuscaloosa County, AL  2.51% ($29,690 average AGI)
to Marengo County, AL  0.64% ($36,111)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.9

Births per 1000 population in Greene County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 12.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Greene County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.0

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Greene County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 17.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Greene County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Greene County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Greene County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Greene County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Greene County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Greene County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,926 (1,300 aged, 626 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 132 (5%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Greene County, Alabama in 1999 - 2014:

  • Cardiac arrest, unspecified (376)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (84)
  • Congestive heart failure (81)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (56)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (51)
  • Septicaemia, unspecified (43)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (39)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (31)
  • Ventricular fibrillation and flutter (31)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (30)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,626
  • In family households: 7,308 (729 male householders, 1,195 female householders)
    1,051 spouses, 3,318 children (3,191 natural, 32 adopted, 94 stepchildren), 540 grandchildren, 81 brothers or sisters, 133 parents, 152 other relatives, 148 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,252 (487 male householders (477 living alone)), 716 female householders (692 living alone)), 53 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 58

Size of family households: 997 2-persons, 455 3-persons, 217 4-persons, 121 5-persons, 83 6-persons, 40 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,171 1-person, 43 2-persons.

574 married couples with children.
953 single-parent households (82 men, 871 women).

99.2% of residents of Greene speak English at home.
0.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (94% speak English very well, 6% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $83,876,000 ($8,606 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,756,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $26,328,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $16,958,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,488,000
Federal grants: $34,760,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,154,000 ($1,723,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,188,000 ($390,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $188,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $790,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,009,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 775
Here:

80 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 602
Here:

62 per 1000 residents
State:

53 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +6 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -466
Here -48 per 1000 residents
State +2 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Greene County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.78 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.7
State:

4.7

Year house built in Greene County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 02014 or later
  • 502010 to 2013
  • 4822000 to 2009
  • 1,0331990 to 1999
  • 8611980 to 1989
  • 1,0681970 to 1979
  • 5071960 to 1969
  • 3551950 to 1959
  • 2701940 to 1949
  • 3221939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 01 room
  • 12 rooms
  • 473 rooms
  • 5054 rooms
  • 4045 rooms
  • 5016 rooms
  • 4107 rooms
  • 2038 rooms
  • 949+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 01 room
  • 332 rooms
  • 1043 rooms
  • 2694 rooms
  • 2675 rooms
  • 1166 rooms
  • 797 rooms
  • 148 rooms
  • 379+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Alabama
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 1no bedroom
  • 41 bedroom
  • 3152 bedrooms
  • 1,4803 bedrooms
  • 2674 bedrooms
  • 1165+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Alabama Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 3no bedroom
  • 1421 bedroom
  • 3462 bedrooms
  • 3073 bedrooms
  • 1004 bedrooms
  • 255+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County, Alabama in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in owner-occupied houses/condos Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 172no vehicle
  • 6261 vehicle
  • 8282 vehicles
  • 3903 vehicles
  • 1184 vehicles
  • 545+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in renter-occupied apartments Note: State values scaled to Greene County population
  • 303no vehicle
  • 4351 vehicle
  • 1222 vehicles
  • 183 vehicles
  • 354 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

95.8% of Greene County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 29% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 62% lived in Alabama.

Greene County:

95.8%
State average:

86.1%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,817
  • Other state: 745
  • Northeast: 102
  • Midwest: 319
  • South: 308
  • West: 21
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greene County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 57.1%Electricity
  • 22.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 16.6%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Wood
  • 0.8%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 76.3%Electricity
  • 9.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.5%Utility gas
  • 1.8%Wood
  • 1.6%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 63
Here:

7.3%
Alabama:

11.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 54
Here:

9.1%
Alabama:

11.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 41
Here:

19.3%
Alabama:

14.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 960
  • Number of aged recipients: 146
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 814
  • Number of recipients under 18: 142
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 533
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 285
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 418
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 413
Greene County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians
Fatal accident count
Vehicles involved in fatal accidents
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Greene County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Greene County, AL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary15778.6 years
Willie10573.6 years
James10070.4 years
John9473.6 years
William6474.4 years
Annie5577.2 years
Robert5471.0 years
Henry4472.6 years
George4177.0 years
Fannie3381.8 years
Most common last names in Greene County, AL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7278.2 years
Jones6474.6 years
Williams6476.3 years
Davis6273.5 years
Jackson4875.9 years
Spencer4470.8 years
Brown4472.9 years
Wilson4375.2 years
Johnson4274.8 years
Rice3576.4 years
Businesses in Greene County, AL
NameCountNameCount
Chevrolet1Lane Furniture1
Church's Chicken1Subway1
Comfort Inn1U-Haul2
H&R Block1

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