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Greene County, Virginia (VA)

County population in 2019: 19,706 (49% urban, 51% rural); it was 15,244 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,957
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,493
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 4,543
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,330 (it was 1,031 in 2000)
% of renters here:

18%
State:

33%

Land area: 157 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 126 people per square mile   (average).

March 2019 cost of living index in Greene County: 87.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.8%), Retail trade (14.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.7%), Construction (10.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 20%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 7%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Greene County, VA (2019)
    • 16,08482.2%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 1,1946.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 1,0455.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7673.9%Two or more races
    • 3461.8%Asian alone
    • 860.4%Some other race alone
    • 380.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

39.9 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years
Males: 9,634  (48.9%)
Females: 10,072  (51.1%)
Average household size:
Greene County:

2.0 people
Virginia:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $69,426 ($45,931 in 1999)
This county:

$69,426
Virginia:

$76,456

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $974 (lower quartile is $720, upper quartile is $1,297)
This county:

$974
State:

$1091


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $249,990 (it was $108,200 in 2000)
Greene:

$249,990
Virginia:

$288,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $178,823 - $337,161

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $289,209
Here:

$289,209
State:

$377,025

Townhouses or other attached units: $216,528
Here:

$216,528
State:

$384,010

Mobile homes: $68,593
Here:

$68,593
State:

$76,756

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,557
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $444

Institutionalized population: 128

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 14
  • Burglaries: 23
  • Thefts: 117
  • Auto thefts: 11

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 2
  • Assaults: 9
  • Burglaries: 30
  • Thefts: 99
  • Auto thefts: 10
Greene County, VA map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 181 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 1998: 201 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 1999: 210 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2000: 201 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2001: 211 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2002: 227 buildings, average cost: $84,400
  • 2003: 160 buildings, average cost: $148,600
  • 2004: 166 buildings, average cost: $187,500
  • 2005: 207 buildings, average cost: $205,200
  • 2006: 196 buildings, average cost: $247,600
  • 2007: 174 buildings, average cost: $267,400
  • 2008: 101 buildings, average cost: $232,000
  • 2009: 107 buildings, average cost: $214,300
  • 2010: 99 buildings, average cost: $183,900
  • 2011: 84 buildings, average cost: $171,000
  • 2012: 76 buildings, average cost: $153,400
  • 2013: 59 buildings, average cost: $150,200
  • 2014: 68 buildings, average cost: $186,100
  • 2015: 56 buildings, average cost: $160,400
  • 2016: 98 buildings, average cost: $151,100
  • 2017: 67 buildings, average cost: $185,800
  • 2018: 139 buildings, average cost: $170,300
  • 2019: 117 buildings, average cost: $185,900
Number of permits per 10,000 Greene, VA residents
Average permit cost in Greene, VA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,661 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,654 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Greene, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Greene, VA in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Greene, VA in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.0%
Greene County:

6.0%
Virginia:

9.9%
(6.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.4% for Black residents, 1.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.9 years old
(Males: 38.4 years old, Females: 41.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.1 years old, Black residents: 43.8 years old, Asian residents: 47.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.9 years old, Other race residents: 34.7 years old)

Area name: Charlottesville, VA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Greene County is $643 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $761 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $986 a month.

Cities in this county include: Twin Lakes, Ruckersville, Stanardsville.

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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Neighboring counties: Jackson County, West Virginia , Lewis County, West Virginia , Gasconade County, Missouri , James City County .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.4%
Virginia:

4.6%

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

Current college students: 492
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 86.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 29.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 918 (30.3% naturalized citizens)

Greene County:

4.7%
Whole state:

12.7%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2772010 or later
  • 1422000 to 2009
  • 3071990 to 1999
  • 1181980 to 1989
  • 421970 to 1979
  • 27Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 27.3%

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

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,899
  • One, attached: 182
  • Two: 105
  • 3 or 4: 50
  • 5 to 9: 24
  • 10 to 19: 192
  • 20 to 49: 117
  • 50 or more: 22
  • Mobile homes: 772

Housing units in Greene County with a mortgage: 4,010 (81 second mortgage, 374 home equity loan, 4 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,910

Here:

80.0% with mortgage
State:

67.7% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Greene County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,19716
Mainline Protestant1,1118
Catholic2391
Other51
None14,851-
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: 3
Greene County:

1.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.


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

0.56 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Greene County:

3.93 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

5.05 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Greene County:

8.4%
Virginia:

9.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Greene County:

27.4%
State:

26.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

5.9%
State:

18.6%

Agriculture in Greene County:

Average size of farms: 152 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $27,172
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $102.10
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.89%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 85.75%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $20,684
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.90%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $39,735
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.92%
Average age of principal farm operators: 61 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 26.59
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 5.20%
Corn for grain: 282 harvested acres
Vegetables: 14 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 83 acres

Earthquake activity:

Greene County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Virginia state average. It is 47% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 38.8 miles away from Greene County center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 35.8 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from the county center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 57.4 miles away from the county center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 191.7 miles away from Greene County center
On 8/24/2011 at 00:04:36, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 ML) earthquake occurred 37.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Virginia Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4512-VA: April 2, 2020, FEMA Id: 4512, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storm And Snowstorm, Incident Period: January 22, 2016 to January 23, 2016, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4262: March 07, 2016, FEMA Id: 4262, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Sandy, Incident Period: October 26, 2012 to November 01, 2012, Emergency Declared EM-3359: October 29, 2012, FEMA Id: 3359, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Severe Storms and Straight-line Winds, Incident Period: June 29, 2012 to July 01, 2012, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4072: July 27, 2012, FEMA Id: 4072, Natural disaster type: Storm, Wind
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storms and Snowstorms, Incident Period: February 05, 2010 to February 11, 2010, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1905: April 27, 2010, FEMA Id: 1905, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Virginia Severe Winter Storm and Snowstorm, Incident Period: December 18, 2009 to December 20, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1874: February 16, 2010, FEMA Id: 1874, Natural disaster type: Snowstorm, Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3240: September 12, 2005, FEMA Id: 3240, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Hurricane Isabel, Incident Period: September 18, 2003 to October 01, 2003, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1491: September 18, 2003, FEMA Id: 1491, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Virginia Winter Storm, Incident Period: January 25, 2000 to January 30, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1318: February 28, 2000, FEMA Id: 1318, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm
  • Virginia Hurricane Fran, Incident Period: September 05, 1996 to September 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1135: September 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1135, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • 10 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Greene County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 6, Winter Storms: 6, Floods: 5, Hurricanes: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Greene

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 3,284 (72.1%)
  • Carpooled: 318 (7.0%)
  • Bus: 110 (2.4%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 89 (2.0%)
  • Walked: 70 (1.5%)
  • Worked at home: 685 (15.0%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • El Salvador (23%)
  • Dominican Republic (10%)
  • Costa Rica (10%)
  • Mexico (9%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (8%)
  • Canada (6%)
  • Pakistan (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Greene County


  • English (20%)
  • American (17%)
  • German (7%)
  • European (5%)
  • Irish (4%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Scottish (2%)

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

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

  • 102 people in nursing homes
  • 27 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 18 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
128 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $63,820.

7.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($57,533 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.67%
Virginia average:

9.50%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.84% relocated from other counties in Virginia ($39,490 average AGI)
1.84% relocated from other states ($18,045 average AGI)
Greene County:

1.84%
Virginia average:

3.61%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Albemarle County, VA  2.29% ($59,052 average AGI)
from Charlottesville city, VA  0.53% ($45,650)
from Orange County, VA  0.45% ($46,029)
from Madison County, VA  0.33% ($30,680)


7.51% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($54,675 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Virginia average:

9.76%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.38% relocated to other counties in Virginia ($36,448 average AGI)
2.14% relocated to other states ($18,227 average AGI)
Greene County:

2.14%
Virginia average:

3.89%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Albemarle County, VA  2.10% ($57,828 average AGI)
to Charlottesville city, VA  0.53% ($36,675)
to Orange County, VA  0.41% ($58,839)
to Fluvanna County, VA  0.27% ($51,300)
to Madison County, VA  0.27% ($59,600)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 16.4
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 15.3

Births per 1000 population in Greene County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 7.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Greene County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 6.6
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Greene County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 12.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.3%
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: 2,222 (1,850 aged, 372 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 723 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Greene County, Virginia in 1999 - 2019:

  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (112)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (83)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (78)
  • Unspecified dementia (70)
  • Congestive heart failure (21)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 10%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 7%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,539
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 844
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 6

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 46

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

Household type by relationship:

Households: 19,706
  • Male householders: 3,728 (721 living alone), Female householders: 3,916 (1,147 living alone)
  • 4,109 spouses (4,109 opposite-sex spouses), 440 unmarried partners, (418 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,538 children (5,203 natural, 99 adopted, 230 stepchildren), 652 grandchildren, 66 brothers or sisters, 306 parents, 0 foster children, 393 other relatives, 451 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 121

Size of family households: 2,617 2-persons, 1,040 3-persons, 990 4-persons, 406 5-persons, 78 6-persons, 226 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,866 1-person, 378 2-persons, 65 3-persons.

3,129 married couples with children.
863 single-parent households (361 men, 502 women).

92.0% of residents of Greene speak English at home.
5.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (60% speak English very well, 33% speak English well, 6% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (77% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.9% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (27% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 45% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $53,378,000 ($3,135 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $2,941,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $30,665,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,644,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $159,000
Federal grants: $7,599,000
Federal procurement contracts: $2,148,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,161,000 ($76,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $897,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $14,201,000
Federal Government insurance: $3,637,000

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

Births: 1,299
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

70 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 598
Here:

34 per 1000 residents
State:

40 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +37
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+18 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +1,467
Here:

+84 per 1000 residents
State:

+14 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Greene County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.00 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

7.0

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.2
State:

4.4

Year house built in Greene County, Virginia
  • Year house built in Greene County, Virginia
  • 3272014 or later
  • 5652010 to 2013
  • 1,4862000 to 2009
  • 1,8901990 to 1999
  • 1,5571980 to 1989
  • 1,4401970 to 1979
  • 3191960 to 1969
  • 2361950 to 1959
  • 521940 to 1949
  • 4761939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Virginia
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Virginia
  • 341 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 673 rooms
  • 5684 rooms
  • 1,0775 rooms
  • 1,1936 rooms
  • 9537 rooms
  • 9278 rooms
  • 1,0899+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Virginia
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Virginia
  • 321 room
  • 1052 rooms
  • 1363 rooms
  • 4494 rooms
  • 2195 rooms
  • 4296 rooms
  • 1097 rooms
  • 1458 rooms
  • 859+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Greene County, Virginia
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Greene County, Virginia
  • 39no bedroom
  • 561 bedroom
  • 6192 bedrooms
  • 3,4593 bedrooms
  • 1,3084 bedrooms
  • 4145+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Virginia
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Greene County, Virginia
  • 30no bedroom
  • 1811 bedroom
  • 6492 bedrooms
  • 6243 bedrooms
  • 1814 bedrooms
  • 445+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Greene County, Virginia 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
  • 71no vehicle
  • 1,3351 vehicle
  • 2,1692 vehicles
  • 1,4803 vehicles
  • 5494 vehicles
  • 3195+ 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
  • 106no vehicle
  • 7281 vehicle
  • 5452 vehicles
  • 2513 vehicles
  • 364 vehicles
  • 565+ vehicles

88.4% of Greene County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 24% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 78% lived in Virginia.

Greene County:

88.4%
State average:

84.7%

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

  • This state: 11,718
  • Other state: 6,804
  • Northeast: 2,456
  • Midwest: 1,319
  • South: 2,347
  • West: 693
Year householders moved into unit in Greene County, VA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Greene County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 72.0%Electricity
  • 12.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 8.0%Wood
  • 4.5%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.9%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 82.3%Electricity
  • 8.6%Wood
  • 6.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Utility gas
  • 0.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.7%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 166
Here:

7.0%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 262
Here:

26.5%
Virginia:

10.4%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 162
Here:

26.2%
Virginia:

20.4%

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 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $481,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $869,000
    Sewerage: $768,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $578,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $63,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,799,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $34,662,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,118,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,420,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,287,000
    Regular Highways: $1,177,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $995,000
    Financial Administration: $724,000
    Central Staff Services: $707,000
    General Public Buildings: $572,000
    General - Other: $529,000
    Health - Other: $496,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $374,000
    Libraries: $370,000
    Parks and Recreation: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $597,000
    Highways: $410,000
    Education: $216,000
    Other: $83,000
    General Local Government Support: $37,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,506,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,245,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $806,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,267,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,556,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,197,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,359,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,080,000
    General Revenue - Other: $674,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $84,000
    Rents: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $889,000
    General - Other: $242,000
    Water Utilities: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $47,000
    Sewerage: $46,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,742,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $625,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,916,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $20,523,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,977,000
    Other: $1,673,000
    Public Welfare: $1,356,000
    Highways: $81,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,894,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $511,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $488,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $456,000
    Other License: $248,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $248,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,149,000

Greene County government finances - Revenue in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $481,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $869,000
    Sewerage: $768,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $578,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $63,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,799,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $34,662,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,118,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,420,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,287,000
    Regular Highways: $1,177,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $995,000
    Financial Administration: $724,000
    Central Staff Services: $707,000
    General Public Buildings: $572,000
    General - Other: $529,000
    Health - Other: $496,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $374,000
    Libraries: $370,000
    Parks and Recreation: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $597,000
    Highways: $410,000
    Education: $216,000
    Other: $83,000
    General Local Government Support: $37,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,506,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,245,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $806,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,267,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,556,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,197,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,359,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,080,000
    General Revenue - Other: $674,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $84,000
    Rents: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $889,000
    General - Other: $242,000
    Water Utilities: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $47,000
    Sewerage: $46,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,742,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $625,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,916,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $20,523,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,977,000
    Other: $1,673,000
    Public Welfare: $1,356,000
    Highways: $81,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,894,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $511,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $488,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $456,000
    Other License: $248,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $248,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,149,000

Greene County government finances - Debt in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $481,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $869,000
    Sewerage: $768,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $578,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $63,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,799,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $34,662,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,118,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,420,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,287,000
    Regular Highways: $1,177,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $995,000
    Financial Administration: $724,000
    Central Staff Services: $707,000
    General Public Buildings: $572,000
    General - Other: $529,000
    Health - Other: $496,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $374,000
    Libraries: $370,000
    Parks and Recreation: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $597,000
    Highways: $410,000
    Education: $216,000
    Other: $83,000
    General Local Government Support: $37,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,506,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,245,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $806,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,267,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,556,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,197,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,359,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,080,000
    General Revenue - Other: $674,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $84,000
    Rents: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $889,000
    General - Other: $242,000
    Water Utilities: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $47,000
    Sewerage: $46,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,742,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $625,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,916,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $20,523,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,977,000
    Other: $1,673,000
    Public Welfare: $1,356,000
    Highways: $81,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,894,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $511,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $488,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $456,000
    Other License: $248,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $248,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,149,000

Greene County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $481,000
  • Charges - Other: $2,447,000
    Solid Waste Management: $869,000
    Sewerage: $768,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $578,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Tuition and Transportation: $276,000
    Parks and Recreation: $68,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $63,000
  • Construction - Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,799,000
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $34,662,000
    Police Protection: $3,543,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $3,426,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,118,000
    Local Fire Protection: $1,420,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,287,000
    Regular Highways: $1,177,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $995,000
    Financial Administration: $724,000
    Central Staff Services: $707,000
    General Public Buildings: $572,000
    General - Other: $529,000
    Health - Other: $496,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $374,000
    Libraries: $370,000
    Parks and Recreation: $280,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $15,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Public Welfare: $597,000
    Highways: $410,000
    Education: $216,000
    Other: $83,000
    General Local Government Support: $37,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,506,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,245,000
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $806,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Education: $2,267,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $46,556,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,197,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $11,359,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,080,000
    General Revenue - Other: $674,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $84,000
    Rents: $52,000
    Sale of Property: $3,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $889,000
    General - Other: $242,000
    Water Utilities: $119,000
    Correctional Institutions: $47,000
    Sewerage: $46,000
    Parks and Recreation: $16,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,742,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $625,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,916,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $20,523,000
    General Local Government Support: $2,977,000
    Other: $1,673,000
    Public Welfare: $1,356,000
    Highways: $81,000
  • Tax - Property: $19,868,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,894,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $511,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $488,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $456,000
    Other License: $248,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $248,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,149,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 235
  • Number of aged recipients: 32
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 203
  • Number of recipients under 18: 45
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 119
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 71
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 99
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 99
Most common first names in Greene County, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3573.5 years
Mary3577.1 years
William2976.5 years
John2870.2 years
Robert2870.1 years
George2576.0 years
Charles1667.1 years
Dorothy1274.8 years
Helen1179.5 years
Thomas1169.9 years
Most common last names in Greene County, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Shifflett8871.7 years
Morris7475.6 years
Taylor5475.9 years
Breeden3068.2 years
Roach2873.3 years
Conley2769.8 years
Lamb2776.4 years
Snow2572.0 years
Deane2278.1 years
Lawson2173.1 years
Businesses in Greene County, VA
NameCountNameCount
Advance Auto Parts1Lowe's1
Best Western1McDonald's1
Burger King1Papa John's Pizza1
CVS1Subway1
Curves1Taco Bell1
Dairy Queen1U-Haul2
Domino's Pizza2UPS1
FedEx2Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
Lane Furniture1