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Greene County, New York (NY)

County population in 2017: 47,914 (27% urban, 73% rural); it was 48,195 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 8,541
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,824
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 13,178
Renter-occupied apartments: 5,458 (it was 5,078 in 2000)
% of renters here:

28%
State:

47%

Land area: 648 sq. mi.

Water area: 10.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 74 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Greene County: 96.6 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (21.2%), Retail trade (18.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 61%
  • Government: 2%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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  • Races in Greene County, NY (2017)
    • 40,42983.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,8776.0%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 2,7125.6%Hispanic or Latino
    • 6241.3%Two or more races
    • 5291.1%Asian alone
    • 1260.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 970.2%Some other race alone
    • 40.01%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

46.0 years
New York median age:

38.7 years
Males: 24,962  (52.1%)
Females: 22,952  (47.9%)
Average household size:
Greene County:

2.0 people
New York:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,019 ($36,493 in 1999)
This county:

$55,019
New York:

$64,894

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $712 (lower quartile is $574, upper quartile is $911)
This county:

$712
State:

$1116


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $189,022 (it was $91,900 in 2000)
Greene:

$189,022
New York:

$314,500
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $131,560 - $283,894

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $218,738
Here:

$218,738
State:

$368,248

Townhouses or other attached units: $402,799
Here:

$402,799
State:

$609,493

In 2-unit structures: $274,119
Here:

$274,119
State:

$607,011

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $342,313
Here:

$342,313
State:

$737,380

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $826,381
Here:

$826,381
State:

$879,902

Mobile homes: $108,843
Here:

$108,843
State:

$74,535

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,511
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $578

Institutionalized population: 3,053

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 3
  • Burglaries: 19
  • Thefts: 24
  • Auto thefts: 0

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 27
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 101 buildings, average cost: $107,500
  • 1998: 126 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 1999: 128 buildings, average cost: $107,000
  • 2000: 185 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2001: 163 buildings, average cost: $145,300
  • 2002: 197 buildings, average cost: $129,400
  • 2003: 328 buildings, average cost: $169,900
  • 2004: 416 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2005: 337 buildings, average cost: $171,600
  • 2006: 323 buildings, average cost: $176,900
  • 2007: 247 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2008: 169 buildings, average cost: $208,400
  • 2009: 123 buildings, average cost: $173,700
  • 2010: 93 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2011: 78 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2012: 70 buildings, average cost: $184,500
  • 2013: 94 buildings, average cost: $196,800
  • 2014: 98 buildings, average cost: $193,900
  • 2015: 97 buildings, average cost: $200,300
  • 2016: 85 buildings, average cost: $239,300
  • 2017: 81 buildings, average cost: $213,800
Number of permits per 10,000 Greene, NY residents
Average permit cost in Greene, NY
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,599 (1.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,872 (1.6%)

Distribution of median household income in Greene, NY in 2017
Distribution of house value in Greene, NY in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Greene, NY in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 11.6%
Greene County:

11.6%
New York:

14.1%
(10.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.1% for Black residents, 8.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 79.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 3.8% for other race residents, 14.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 46.0 years old
(Males: 44.2 years old, Females: 48.2 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 49.0 years old, Black residents: 28.4 years old, American Indian residents: 27.9 years old, Asian residents: 35.7 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 29.1 years old, Other race residents: 30.6 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Greene County is $517 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $630 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $819 a month.

Cities in this county include: Catskill, New Baltimore, Coxsackie, Durham, Athens, Cairo, Palenville, Jefferson Heights, Jewett, Lexington.

Greene County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
City or TownHomes measuredLiving AreaBasement
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Best Estimate (%)
Homes Above 4 pCi/L
Range (%)
Ashland town16128 - 163832 - 44
Athens town15117 - 153529 - 41
Cairo town29139 - 173832 - 42
Catskill town621512 - 184036 - 44
Coxsackie town1495 - 143121 - 38
Durham town9127 - 173933 - 45
Greenville town2094 - 144134 - 49
Halcott town3149 - 203830 - 44
Hunter town7128 - 173730 - 43
Jewett town6105 - 153526 - 42
Lexington town71410 - 193933 - 45
New Baltimore town14128 - 163731 - 43
Prattsville town1116 - 173729 - 44
Windham town14106 - 143528 - 41
Greene county21713 37 

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Neighboring counties: Antelope County, Nebraska , Bristol County, Massachusetts , Bremer County, Iowa , Holt County, Nebraska .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
New York:

4.1%

Unemployment by year in Greene, NY
County total employment by year in Greene, NY
County average yearly wages by year in Greene, NY

Current college students: 1,577
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,928 (61.6% naturalized citizens)

Greene County:

6.1%
Whole state:

22.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 4752010 or later
  • 4862000 to 2009
  • 3911990 to 1999
  • 4411980 to 1989
  • 3471970 to 1979
  • 1,715Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 57.7%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 22,364
  • One, attached: 812
  • Two: 1,324
  • 3 or 4: 1,282
  • 5 to 9: 781
  • 10 to 19: 625
  • 20 to 49: 283
  • 50 or more: 95
  • Mobile homes: 2,199

Housing units in Greene County with a mortgage: 6,801 (108 second mortgage, 769 home equity loan, 38 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 6,160

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

60.9% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Greene County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic9,9359
Mainline Protestant5,32934
Evangelical Protestant2,06319
Other5207
Orthodox2801
Black Protestant2322
None30,862-
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: 13
Greene County:

2.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.13 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 28
Greene County:

5.71 / 10,000 pop.
New York:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 83
This county:

16.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Greene County:

7.7%
New York:

8.2%

Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

24.5%
State:

23.8%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

16.5%
State:

15.6%

Agriculture in Greene County:

Average size of farms: 169 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $42,033
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $237.79
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.90%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 59.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $44,962
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 41.89%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 1.82%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $51,935
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.60%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 7.77
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 29.80%
Corn for grain: 946 harvested acres
Vegetables: 492 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 95 acres

Earthquake activity:

Greene County-area historical earthquake activity is near New York state average. It is 88% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/7/1983 at 10:18:46, a magnitude 5.3 (5.1 MB, 5.3 LG, 5.1 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 115.5 miles away from Greene County center
On 4/20/2002 at 10:50:47, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MB, 4.2 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.0 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 152.0 miles away from the county center
On 1/19/1982 at 00:14:42, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 MD, 4.5 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/17/1991 at 08:53:16, a magnitude 4.1 (4.0 MB, 4.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from the county 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 172.0 miles away from Greene County 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) earthquake occurred 333.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3351: October 28, 2012, FEMA Id: 3351, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 27, 2012 to November 09, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4085: October 30, 2012, FEMA Id: 4085, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Remnants of Tropical Storm Lee, Incident Period: September 07, 2011 to September 11, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3341: September 08, 2011, FEMA Id: 3341, Natural disaster type: Tropical Storm
  • New York Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 26, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4020: August 31, 2011, FEMA Id: 4020, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Hurricane Irene, Incident Period: August 25, 2011 to September 05, 2011, Emergency Declared EM-3328: August 26, 2011, FEMA Id: 3328, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • New York Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2008 to December 31, 2008, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1827: March 04, 2009, FEMA Id: 1827, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • New York Severe Winter Storm, Incident Period: December 11, 2008 to December 31, 2008, Emergency Declared EM-3299: December 18, 2008, FEMA Id: 3299, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • New York Severe Storms and Inland and Coastal Flooding, Incident Period: April 14, 2007 to April 18, 2007, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1692: April 24, 2007, FEMA Id: 1692, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: June 26, 2006 to July 10, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1650: July 01, 2006, FEMA Id: 1650, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • New York Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3262: September 30, 2005, FEMA Id: 3262, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 13 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 10

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Hurricanes: 6, Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 3, Blizzards: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Power Outage: 1, Tornado: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Greene

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,412 (81.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,254 (7.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 6 (0.0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 26 (0.2%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 218 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 7 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 538 (3.3%)
  • Worked at home: 923 (5.6%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Ireland (9%)
  • Guatemala (6%)
  • Jamaica (6%)
  • Poland (5%)
  • Italy (5%)
  • Germany (5%)
  • England (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Greene County


  • American (25%)
  • Italian (13%)
  • German (10%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • Polish (2%)
  • English (2%)
  • Jamaican (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Greene County, New York in 2000:

  • 2,870 people in state prisons
  • 370 people in nursing homes
  • 361 people in religious group quarters
  • 188 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 93 people in other group homes
  • 40 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 9 people in homes for the mentally ill

People in group quarters in Greene County, New York in 2010:

  • 2,774 people in state prisons
  • 289 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 224 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 51 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 7 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,290.

5.83% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($54,782 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
New York average:

4.90%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.63% relocated from other counties in New York ($41,507 average AGI)
1.20% relocated from other states ($13,274 average AGI)
Greene County:

1.20%
New York average:

1.80%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ulster County, NY  0.87% ($40,037 average AGI)
from Albany County, NY  0.74% ($51,500)
from Columbia County, NY  0.74% ($34,616)
from Kings County, NY  0.23% ($81,500)
from New York County, NY  0.21% ($128,282)
from Queens County, NY  0.18% ($88,059)
from Dutchess County, NY  0.18% ($55,545)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($51,125 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
New York average:

5.85%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
3.83% relocated to other counties in New York ($31,384 average AGI)
2.00% relocated to other states ($19,740 average AGI)
Greene County:

2.00%
New York average:

2.73%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Albany County, NY  1.04% ($40,658 average AGI)
to Ulster County, NY  0.63% ($36,274)
to Columbia County, NY  0.44% ($33,617)
to Rensselaer County, NY  0.22% ($44,800)
to Dutchess County, NY  0.16% ($51,867)
to New York County, NY  0.12% ($262,609)
to Schenectady County, NY  0.12% ($51,478)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.5
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Births per 1000 population in Greene County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Greene County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Greene County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 4.7%
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: 9,475 (7,655 aged, 1,820 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 800 (8%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (696)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (607)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (460)
  • Chronic ischaemic heart disease, unspecified (458)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (390)
  • Unspecified dementia (197)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (194)
  • Congestive heart failure (173)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (173)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (166)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 8%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 870
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,157
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 18

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 31
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 68

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 12
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 106.0. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 47,914
  • In family households: 35,795 (5,626 male householders, 4,936 female householders)
    8,440 spouses, 12,721 children (11,591 natural, 408 adopted, 721 stepchildren), 870 grandchildren, 610 brothers or sisters, 1,038 parents, 627 other relatives, 930 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 8,855 (3,022 male householders (2,439 living alone)), 3,529 female householders (3,108 living alone)), 2,313 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,263

Size of family households: 5,865 2-persons, 2,062 3-persons, 1,733 4-persons, 638 5-persons, 187 6-persons, 125 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 5,546 1-person, 852 2-persons, 67 3-persons, 7 4-persons, 48 5-persons, 24 7-or-more-persons.

5,076 married couples with children.
1,906 single-parent households (413 men, 1,493 women).

92.2% of residents of Greene speak English at home.
4.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (72% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
2.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 4% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 18% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $271,421,000 ($5,517 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $14,336,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $131,627,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $54,760,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $450,000
Federal grants: $63,310,000
Federal procurement contracts: $13,557,000 ($11,623,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $7,718,000 ($132,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $318,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $19,724,000
Federal Government insurance: $34,676,000

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

Births: 2,280
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,868
Here:

58 per 1000 residents
State:

42 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +183
Here:

+4 per 1000 residents
State:

+35 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,954
Here +39 per 1000 residents
State -52 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Greene County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.14 millions of gallons per day (20% from ground, 80% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.1
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

3.8

Year house built in Greene County, New York
  • Year house built in Greene County, New York
  • 2312014 or later
  • 3262010 to 2013
  • 3,3322000 to 2009
  • 2,7751990 to 1999
  • 4,1721980 to 1989
  • 3,9321970 to 1979
  • 2,3381960 to 1969
  • 2,1251950 to 1959
  • 1,5401940 to 1949
  • 9,0021939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, New York
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, New York
  • 141 room
  • 652 rooms
  • 3073 rooms
  • 1,3424 rooms
  • 2,7805 rooms
  • 3,2766 rooms
  • 1,9787 rooms
  • 1,5098 rooms
  • 1,6079+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, New York
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, New York
  • 3221 room
  • 3992 rooms
  • 6853 rooms
  • 1,0384 rooms
  • 6995 rooms
  • 4746 rooms
  • 3097 rooms
  • 728 rooms
  • 1709+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, New York
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, New York
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, New York
  • 38no bedroom
  • 3441 bedroom
  • 3,1322 bedrooms
  • 6,5253 bedrooms
  • 2,1344 bedrooms
  • 7005+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, New York
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, New York
  • 339no bedroom
  • 1,2851 bedroom
  • 1,3942 bedrooms
  • 8233 bedrooms
  • 2574 bedrooms
  • 675+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County, New York in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 418no vehicle
  • 3,7281 vehicle
  • 5,6322 vehicles
  • 1,9463 vehicles
  • 8234 vehicles
  • 3915+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 904no vehicle
  • 2,3021 vehicle
  • 6572 vehicles
  • 2383 vehicles
  • 474 vehicles
  • 235+ vehicles

94.5% of Greene County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 73% lived in New York.

Greene County:

94.5%
State average:

89.4%

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

  • This state: 38,331
  • Other state: 5,726
  • Northeast: 2,713
  • Midwest: 862
  • South: 1,620
  • West: 514
Year householders moved into unit in Greene County, NY
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greene County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 57.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 12.8%Wood
  • 12.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.4%Electricity
  • 7.1%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Solar energy
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 38.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 34.5%Electricity
  • 11.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 10.9%Utility gas
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 0.5%Coal or coke
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 211
Here:

6.6%
New York:

13.3%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 183
Here:

9.3%
New York:

13.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 278
Here:

21.9%
New York:

33.9%

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

Greene County government finances - Expenditure in 2012:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,392,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,555,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,958,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,048,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,328,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,259,000
    Other Higher Education: $1,658,000
    General Public Buildings: $210,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $13,833,000
    Health - Other: $13,086,000
    Regular Highways: $9,155,000
    General - Other: $7,747,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,717,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,279,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,138,000
    Police Protection: $3,946,000
    Other Higher Education: $2,126,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,009,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,795,000
    Financial Administration: $1,466,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,455,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,238,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,191,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,157,000
    Parks and Recreation: $294,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $136,000
    Libraries: $33,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,142,000
    Housing and Community Development: $349,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $652,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $542,000
    Other - Financial Administration: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $9,678,000
    Corrections: $61,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $964,000
    Other: $346,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,772,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,765,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,992,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,985,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,973,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $248,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Rents: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $37,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,830,000
    Police Protection: $205,000
    Central Staff Services: $85,000
    General - Other: $85,000
    Local Fire Protection: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,450,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $500,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,481,000
    Other: $5,542,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,428,000
    Highways: $1,770,000
    Education: $851,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,671,000
    Property: $20,644,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $963,000
    Other License: $936,000
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,757,000

Greene County government finances - Revenue in 2012:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,392,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,555,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,958,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,048,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,328,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,259,000
    Other Higher Education: $1,658,000
    General Public Buildings: $210,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $13,833,000
    Health - Other: $13,086,000
    Regular Highways: $9,155,000
    General - Other: $7,747,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,717,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,279,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,138,000
    Police Protection: $3,946,000
    Other Higher Education: $2,126,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,009,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,795,000
    Financial Administration: $1,466,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,455,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,238,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,191,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,157,000
    Parks and Recreation: $294,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $136,000
    Libraries: $33,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,142,000
    Housing and Community Development: $349,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $652,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $542,000
    Other - Financial Administration: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $9,678,000
    Corrections: $61,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $964,000
    Other: $346,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,772,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,765,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,992,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,985,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,973,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $248,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Rents: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $37,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,830,000
    Police Protection: $205,000
    Central Staff Services: $85,000
    General - Other: $85,000
    Local Fire Protection: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,450,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $500,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,481,000
    Other: $5,542,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,428,000
    Highways: $1,770,000
    Education: $851,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,671,000
    Property: $20,644,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $963,000
    Other License: $936,000
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,757,000

Greene County government finances - Debt in 2012:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,392,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,555,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,958,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,048,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,328,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,259,000
    Other Higher Education: $1,658,000
    General Public Buildings: $210,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $13,833,000
    Health - Other: $13,086,000
    Regular Highways: $9,155,000
    General - Other: $7,747,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,717,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,279,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,138,000
    Police Protection: $3,946,000
    Other Higher Education: $2,126,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,009,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,795,000
    Financial Administration: $1,466,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,455,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,238,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,191,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,157,000
    Parks and Recreation: $294,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $136,000
    Libraries: $33,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,142,000
    Housing and Community Development: $349,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $652,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $542,000
    Other - Financial Administration: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $9,678,000
    Corrections: $61,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $964,000
    Other: $346,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,772,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,765,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,992,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,985,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,973,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $248,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Rents: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $37,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,830,000
    Police Protection: $205,000
    Central Staff Services: $85,000
    General - Other: $85,000
    Local Fire Protection: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,450,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $500,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,481,000
    Other: $5,542,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,428,000
    Highways: $1,770,000
    Education: $851,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,671,000
    Property: $20,644,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $963,000
    Other License: $936,000
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,757,000

Greene County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012:

  • Assistance and Subsidies - Public Welfare, Federal Categorical Assistance Programs: $3,392,000
    Public Welfare, Cash Assistance Programs - Other: $2,555,000
  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,958,000
  • Charges - Other: $8,048,000
    Solid Waste Management: $3,328,000
    Housing and Community Development: $19,000
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,259,000
    Other Higher Education: $1,658,000
    General Public Buildings: $210,000
    Parks and Recreation: $9,000
    General - Other: $3,000
  • Current Operations - Public Welfare - Other: $13,833,000
    Health - Other: $13,086,000
    Regular Highways: $9,155,000
    General - Other: $7,747,000
    Central Staff Services: $4,717,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,279,000
    Solid Waste Management: $4,138,000
    Police Protection: $3,946,000
    Other Higher Education: $2,126,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,009,000
    General Public Buildings: $1,795,000
    Financial Administration: $1,466,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,455,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,238,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,191,000
    Housing and Community Development: $1,157,000
    Parks and Recreation: $294,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $136,000
    Libraries: $33,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $23,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,142,000
    Housing and Community Development: $349,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $652,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Other Higher Education: $542,000
    Other - Financial Administration: $13,000
  • Intergovernmental to State - Public Welfare - Categorical Assistance Programs: $9,678,000
    Corrections: $61,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $964,000
    Other: $346,000
    Highways: $8,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $25,772,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $23,765,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,992,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $10,985,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $500,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $500,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $6,973,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $248,000
    Interest Earnings: $80,000
    Rents: $79,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $37,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $4,830,000
    Police Protection: $205,000
    Central Staff Services: $85,000
    General - Other: $85,000
    Local Fire Protection: $59,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $48,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    Financial Administration: $14,000
    General Public Building: $8,000
    Correctional Institutions: $7,000
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000
    Corrections - Other: $2,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,450,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $500,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $14,481,000
    Other: $5,542,000
    Health and Hospitals: $5,428,000
    Highways: $1,770,000
    Education: $851,000
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $26,671,000
    Property: $20,644,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,248,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $963,000
    Other License: $936,000
    Other Selective Sales: $52,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $25,757,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,170
  • Number of aged recipients: 123
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,047
  • Number of recipients under 18: 165
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 788
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 217
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 482
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 530
Most common first names in Greene County, NY among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John42472.7 years
William34174.9 years
Mary31580.8 years
Joseph22373.8 years
Charles21673.5 years
Anna19783.3 years
James19473.4 years
Frank18176.0 years
Margaret17979.5 years
Robert17870.2 years
Most common last names in Greene County, NY among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith11676.9 years
Miller4976.9 years
Tompkins4076.5 years
Johnson3976.8 years
Young3873.6 years
Moore3576.3 years
White3573.5 years
Jones3576.5 years
Brown3475.2 years
Williams3474.3 years
Businesses in Greene County, NY
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3McDonald's2
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Advance Auto Parts1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Quality1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
Curves1Rite Aid1
Dunkin Donuts2Starbucks1
FedEx4Subaru1
Ford1Subway5
GNC1T-Mobile1
H&R Block2U-Haul5
Home Depot1UPS4
Levi Strauss & Co.1Walgreens1
Lowe's1Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets4