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Greene County, Pennsylvania (PA)

County population in 2014: 37,843 (33% urban, 67% rural); it was 40,672 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 5,516
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 5,165
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 11,158
Renter-occupied apartments: 4,043 (it was 3,902 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

30%

Land area: 576 sq. mi.

Water area: 2.1 sq. mi.

Population density: 66 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Greene County: 91.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (24.7%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (22.5%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (10.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 46%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 47%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Greene County, Pennsylvania:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (94.1%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (3.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.2%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
Median resident age:  41.0 years
Pennsylvania median age:  40.0 years
Males: 19,494  (51.5%)
Females: 18,349  (48.5%)

Greene County,PA real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Greene County:

2.0 people
Pennsylvania:

2 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $42,966 ($30,352 in 1999)

This county:

$42966
Pennsylvania:

$52007

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $451 (lower quartile is $321, upper quartile is $576)
This county:

$451
State:

$675


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $89,129 (it was $55,800 in 2000)
Greene:

$89,129
Pennsylvania:

$164,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $48,836 - $154,863
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $952
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $396

Institutionalized population: 2,130

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 0
  • Burglaries: 0
  • Thefts: 1
  • Auto thefts: 0
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 76 buildings, average cost: $136,700
  • 2008: 56 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2009: 38 buildings, average cost: $159,400
  • 2010: 41 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2011: 37 buildings, average cost: $175,000
  • 2012: 50 buildings, average cost: $163,900
  • 2013: 32 buildings, average cost: $191,500
  • 2014: 60 buildings, average cost: $166,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,748 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,334 (1.8%)

Greene County household income distribution in 2009 Greene County home values distribution Greene County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.1%
(13.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.1% for Black residents, 1.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.8% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.0%
Greene County:

14.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.7%
(14.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.7% for Black residents, 1.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43 years old, Black residents: 37 years old, American Indian residents: 36 years old, Asian residents: 32 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 42 years old, Other race residents: 34 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Greene County is $434 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $491 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $587 a month.

Cities in this county include: Waynesburg, Fairdale, Nemacolin, Bobtown, Mather, Mount Morris, Crucible, Dry Tavern, Carmichaels, West Waynesburg.

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

2012 air pollution in Greene County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.035 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Sulfur Oxides Annual: 0.001 ppm (standard limit: 0.03 ppm). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Andrew County, Missouri , Morris County, New Jersey , Douglas County, Colorado , Pickaway County, Ohio , Nodaway County, Missouri .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Pennsylvania:

4.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,857
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 270 (55% naturalized citizens)

Greene County:

0.7%
Whole state:

4.1%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 84
  • 1990 to 1994: 26
  • 1985 to 1989: 6
  • 1980 to 1984: 21
  • 1975 to 1979: 7
  • 1970 to 1974: 10
  • 1970 to 1974: 16
  • 1965 to 1969: 100

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 62.8%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 11,304
  • One, attached: 545
  • Two: 503
  • 3 or 4: 365
  • 5 to 9: 306
  • 10 to 19: 221
  • 20 or more: 345
  • Mobile homes: 3,067
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 22

Housing units in Greene County with a mortgage: 3,592 (356 second mortgage, 392 home equity loan, 14 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 3,407

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

62.2% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Greene County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7,00651
Catholic4,6808
Evangelical Protestant4,26032
Other1674
Orthodox731
None22,500-
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: 7
Greene County:

1.78 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.04 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
This county:

1.02 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Greene County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
Pennsylvania:

2.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 21
This county:

5.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.12 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Greene County:

10.2%
Pennsylvania:

9.1%

Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

29.4%
State:

27.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.2%
State:

11.5%

Agriculture in Greene County:

Average size of farms: 161 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $8,169
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $54.49
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.51%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 69.10%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $11,000
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 28.80%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.08%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $33,740
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 95.35%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 12.03
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.33%
Corn for grain: 611 harvested acres
Vegetables: 46 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 54 acres

Earthquake activity:

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

On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 113.6 miles away from Greene County center
On 1/31/1986 at 16:46:43, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB) earthquake occurred 131.4 miles away from the county center
On 7/27/1980 at 18:52:21, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.0 UK, 5.2 UK) earthquake occurred 233.1 miles away from the county center
On 1/26/2001 at 03:03:20, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 LG, 4.3 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 147.9 miles away from the county 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 198.9 miles away from Greene 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 220.7 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:

  • PennsylvaniaSevere Winter Storms and Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 5, 2010 to February 11, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1898): April 16, 2010, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1898, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • PennsylvaniaHurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 1, 2005, Emergency Declared (EM-3235): September 10, 2005, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3235, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • PennsylvaniaTropical Depression Ivan, Incident Period: September 17, 2004 to October 1, 2004, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1557): September 19, 2004, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1557, Natural disaster type: Tropical Depression
  • PennsylvaniaSnowstorm, Incident Period: February 14, 2003 to February 19, 2003, Emergency Declared (EM-3180): March 14, 2003, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3180, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm
  • PennsylvaniaFlooding, Incident Period: July 19, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1130): July 26, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1130, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • PennsylvaniaFlooding, Incident Period: January 19, 1996 to February 1, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1093): January 21, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1093, Natural disaster type: Flood
  • PennsylvaniaBlizzard, Incident Period: January 6, 1996 to January 12, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1085): January 13, 1996, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1085, Natural disaster type: Blizzard
  • PennsylvaniaWinter Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: January 4, 1994 to February 25, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-1015): March 10, 1994, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-1015, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Storm
  • PennsylvaniaSevere Snowfall and Winter Storm, Incident Period: March 13, 1993 to March 17, 1993, Emergency Declared (EM-3105): March 16, 1993, FEMA Id: FEMA-EM-3105, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snowfall
  • PennsylvaniaSEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: November 3, 1985 to November 6, 1985, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared (DR-754): November 9, 1985, FEMA Id: FEMA-DR-754, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

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

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Germany (11%)
  • United Kingdom (11%)
  • India (7%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Other Western Europe (5%)
  • Asia, n.e.c. (5%)
  • Cuba (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Greene County (%):

  • German (18%)
  • United States or American (14%)
  • English (13%)
  • Irish (12%)
  • Italian (8%)
  • Polish (7%)
  • Scotch-Irish (5%)

Greene County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 12,124 (81%)
  • Carpooled: 1,634 (11%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 20 (0%)
  • Railroad: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 500 (3%)
  • Other means: 111 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 487 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Greene County, Pennsylvania in 2000:

  • 2,142 people in state prisons
  • 515 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 300 people in nursing homes
  • 123 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 70 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 38 people in other group homes
  • 27 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 22 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 17 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 7 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 6 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Greene County, Pennsylvania in 2010:

  • 1,819 people in state prisons
  • 837 people in college/university student housing
  • 224 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 87 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 74 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 19 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 16 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,899.

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

Here:

3.85%
Pennsylvania average:

4.35%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.89% relocated from other counties in Pennsylvania ($17,929 average AGI)
1.96% relocated from other states ($17,588 average AGI)
Greene County:

1.96%
Pennsylvania average:

1.90%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Washington County, PA  0.74% ($35,830 average AGI)
from Fayette County, PA  0.35% ($42,362)
from Monongalia County, WV  0.33% ($41,511)
from Allegheny County, PA  0.27% ($37,270)
from Westmoreland County, PA  0.13% ($39,412)


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

Here:

4.33%
Pennsylvania average:

4.54%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.28% relocated to other counties in Pennsylvania ($21,207 average AGI)
2.05% relocated to other states ($19,690 average AGI)
Greene County:

2.05%
Pennsylvania average:

2.07%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Washington County, PA  0.98% ($41,216 average AGI)
to Fayette County, PA  0.60% ($33,049)
to Monongalia County, WV  0.43% ($43,407)
to Allegheny County, PA  0.35% ($43,362)
to Westmoreland County, PA  0.09% ($35,333)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.3

Births per 1000 population in Greene County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Greene County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.8

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Greene County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.1%
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

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Greene County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 7,106 (5,637 aged, 1,469 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 691 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (567)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (459)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (450)
  • Congestive heart failure (423)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (398)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (211)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (210)
  • Malignant neoplasm without specification of site (197)
  • Unspecified dementia (158)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (148)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.49
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6306.530
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 112.130
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 37368.25

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1115.350
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1117.870
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12.56

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 17.18
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 52.75

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5.02
Beer, wine & liquor stores per 100,000 population in 2005: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 124.8. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 92.7
  • Other - 32.1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 35,610
  • In family households: 29,858 (7,239 male householders, 2,731 female householders)
    7,585 spouses, 9,615 children (8,836 natural, 223 adopted, 556 stepchildren), 814 grandchildren, 236 brothers or sisters, 272 parents, 299 other relatives, 874 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 5,752 (2,276 male householders (1,801 living alone)), 2,478 female householders (2,170 living alone)), 998 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 3,076 (2,130 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,658 2-persons, 2,361 3-persons, 1,873 4-persons, 722 5-persons, 224 6-persons, 132 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,971 1-person, 645 2-persons, 90 3-persons, 31 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 3 6-persons, 2 7-or-more-persons.

6,233 married couples with children.
1,949 single-parent households (506 men, 1,443 women).

96.3% of residents of Greene County speak English at home.
2.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 18% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (51% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 15% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 11% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $326,736,000 ($8141 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $6,000,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $116,760,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $77,957,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $785,000
Federal grants: $78,172,000
Federal procurement contracts: $41,580,000 ($169,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,482,000 ($2,844,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $248,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $2,479,000
Federal Government insurance: $17,067,000

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

Births: 2,041
Here:

51 per 1000 residents
State:

61 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,414
Here:

61 per 1000 residents
State:

54 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +49
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+8 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -489
Here -12 per 1000 residents
State -2 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Greene County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.80 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.9
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.2

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 325
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,128
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,604
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,807
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,263
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,496
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,794
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,048
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,967
Rooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 27
  • 2 rooms: 29
  • 3 rooms: 201
  • 4 rooms: 1,362
  • 5 rooms: 2,810
  • 6 rooms: 2,746
  • 7 rooms: 1,880
  • 8 rooms: 1,189
  • 9+ rooms: 914
  • 1 room: 53
  • 2 rooms: 154
  • 3 rooms: 532
  • 4 rooms: 1,114
  • 5 rooms: 1,051
  • 6 rooms: 552
  • 7 rooms: 244
  • 8 rooms: 106
  • 9+ rooms: 96
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Pennsylvania
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 31
  • 1 bedroom: 359
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,439
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,631
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,454
  • 5+ bedrooms: 244
  • no bedroom: 72
  • 1 bedroom: 870
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,699
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,012
  • 4 bedrooms: 210
  • 5+ bedrooms: 39
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County, Pennsylvania in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 633
  • 1 vehicle: 3,205
  • 2 vehicles: 4,845
  • 3 vehicles: 1,838
  • 4 vehicles: 490
  • 5+ vehicles: 147
  • no vehicle: 802
  • 1 vehicle: 1,883
  • 2 vehicles: 997
  • 3 vehicles: 184
  • 4 vehicles: 23
  • 5+ vehicles: 13

67% of Greene County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Pennsylvania.

Greene County:

67.3%
State average:

64.4%

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

  • This state: 29397
  • Northeast: 857
  • Midwest: 1726
  • South: 7683
  • West: 541

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $28,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 2%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greene County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (55.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (19.8%)
  • Electricity (13.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.6%)
  • Wood (3.9%)
  • Coal or coke (0.9%)
  • Utility gas (63.7%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15.0%)
  • Electricity (14.7%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3.7%)
  • Wood (1.5%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 143
Here:

3.3%
Pennsylvania:

16.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 120
Here:

5.0%
Pennsylvania:

13.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 688
Here:

42.0%
Pennsylvania:

37.3%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Greene County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $555,000
    Housing & Community Development: $123,000
    General Public Buildings: $71,000
    Corrections - Other: $39,000
    Air Transportation: $2,000
  • Current Operations - Health Services - Other: $6,915,000
    Welfare - Other: $5,257,000
    Financial Administration: $1,787,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,787,000
    Corrections - Other: $1,724,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,610,000
    General Public Buildings: $804,000
    General - Other: $759,000
    Fire Protection: $600,000
    Parks & Recreation: $472,000
    Regular Highways: $462,000
    Libraries: $371,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $321,000
    Air Transportation: $124,000
    Police Protection: $112,000
    Other Hospitals: $50,000
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $50,000
    Housing & Community Development: $43,000
    Sewerage: $43,000
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $540,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Regular Highways: $54,000
    Parks & Recreation: $33,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Judicial: $67,000
    Central Staff: $64,000
    Corrections - Other: $17,000
    Air Transportation: $4,000
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $6,579,000

Greene County government finances - Revenue in 2004:

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $97,000
  • Charges - All Other: $1,549,000
    Parks & Recreation: $265,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - Property Sale Other: $803,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $310,000
    Interest Earnings: $252,000
    Rents: $167,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Health & Hospitals: $5,493,000
    Public Welfare: $4,836,000
    All Other: $980,000
    Highways: $438,000
    Housing & Community Development: $170,000
    General Support: $26,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,562,000
    Other Selective Sales: $58,000
    NEC: $19,000

Greene County government finances - Debt in 2004:

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,388,000
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $2,820,000
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $9,593,000
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $5,615,000

Greene County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $317,000
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,801,000
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $315,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 1,972
  • Number of aged recipients: 87
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 1,885
  • Number of recipients under 18: 328
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,329
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 315
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 573
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 966
Greene County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Greene County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Greene County, PA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John86174.4 years
Mary69580.6 years
William57073.5 years
Charles46375.4 years
James41673.6 years
Joseph36474.8 years
Robert36070.1 years
George35675.0 years
Margaret34279.0 years
Helen32180.4 years
Most common last names in Greene County, PA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith16577.7 years
Miller13074.9 years
Morris10576.0 years
Johnson10077.4 years
Phillips9578.2 years
Davis9476.3 years
Wilson9475.4 years
White7676.8 years
Taylor7577.7 years
Moore7378.4 years
Businesses in Greene County, PA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1KFC1
ALDI1Lane Furniture1
AT&T1Little Caesars Pizza1
Ace Hardware2MasterBrand Cabinets1
Advance Auto Parts1Mazda1
AutoZone1McDonald's2
Burger King1Microtel1
CVS1Nike1
Chevrolet1Pizza Hut1
Circle K2RadioShack1
Comfort Inn1Rite Aid1
Dairy Queen2Subaru1
Domino's Pizza2Subway3
Econo Lodge1Super 81
Fashion Bug1True Value1
FedEx4U-Haul3
GNC1UPS2
H&R Block2Walgreens1
Hardee's1Walmart1
Honda1Wendy's1