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Population (year 2000): 223,891. Estimated population in July 2005: 231,962 (+3.6% change)
Males: 105,573 (47.2%), Females: 118,318 (52.8%)

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Median resident age: 33.0 years
Median household income: $39,661 (year 2000)
Median house value: $108,600 (year 2000)

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Races in Greensboro:

  • White Non-Hispanic (53.6%)
  • Black (37.4%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Other race (2.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Vietnamese (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.9%)
  • Other Asian (0.6%)
  • Asian Indian (0.6%)

Ancestries: English (9.8%), German (8.8%), United States (7.3%), Irish (6.5%), Scotch-Irish (3.6%), Italian (2.6%).North Carolina

Elevation: 770 feet

Land area: 104.7 square miles

Greensboro,

For population 25 years and over in Greensboro

  • High school or higher: 84.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Greensboro city

  • Never married: 34.3%
  • Now married: 46.3%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 6.6%
  • Divorced: 9.8%

8.1% Foreign born (3.2% Latin America, 2.2% Asia, 1.3% Africa, 1.1% Europe).

Population change in the 1990s: +31,693 (+16.5%).


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Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: PA Philadelphia, (420.2 miles pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Garden, NC (9.1 miles Pleasant NC Summerfield, (9.4 miles NC (9.8 miles Jamestown, Oaks, NC (10.3 miles Forest NC (11.1 miles McLeansville, Ridge, NC (12.7 miles Oak NC (13.2 miles Sedalia, Point, NC (14.4 miles High


Single-family new house construction building permits:
  • 1996: 983 buildings, average cost: $95,600
  • 1997: 1127 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 1998: 1132 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 1999: 1088 buildings, average cost: $103,600
  • 2000: 1015 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2001: 1349 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 2002: 1339 buildings, average cost: $109,800
  • 2003: 1325 buildings, average cost: $121,900
  • 2004: 1679 buildings, average cost: $128,400
  • 2005: 1867 buildings, average cost: $129,800

Latitude: 36.08 N, Longitude: 79.82 W

Area code: 336


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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (20.6%), Manufacturing (15.7%), Retail trade (11.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: +58,917 (+26.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 85,014 (75.5%)


 

Crime in Greensboro by Year

Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004
Murders 21 20 28 36 14
    per 100,000 9.4 8.9 12.5 16.1 6.3
Rapes 89 89 103 97 104
    per 100,000 39.8 39.8 46.0 43.3 46.5
Robberies 895 896 702 697 802
    per 100,000 399.7 400.2 313.5 311.3 358.2
Assaults 887 864 806 717 791
    per 100,000 396.2 385.9 360.0 320.2 353.3
Burglaries 2,964 3,258 2,946 3,255 3,441
    per 100,000 1323.9 1455.2 1315.8 1453.8 1536.9
Thefts 9,008 9,871 9,392 9,455 9,232
    per 100,000 4023.4 4408.8 4194.9 4223.0 4123.4
Auto thefts 1,109 964 1,151 1,048 1,081
    per 100,000 495.3 430.6 514.1 468.1 482.8
517.7 534.7 498.0 499.0 514.1

Average climate in Greensboro, North Carolina

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Greensboro,

Greensboro-area historical tornado activity is slightly below North Carolina state average. It is 16% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category 3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 21.6 miles away from the Greensboro city center injured 30 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/20/1998, a category 3 tornado 24.7 miles away from the city center killed 2 people and injured 27 people and caused $34 million in damages.

Birthplace of: Dallas McPherson - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Los Angeles Angels, born: Jul 23, 1980), Ethan Albright - 2005 NFL player (Washington Redskins, born: May 1, 1971), Marques Douglas - 2005 NFL player (San Francisco 49ers, born: Mar 5, 1977), Terrence Holt - 2005 NFL player (Detroit Lions, born: Mar 5, 1980), Torry Holt - 2005 NFL player (St. Louis Rams, born: Jun 5, 1976), Bryan Crutchfield - College football player (Tennessee State Tigers), Cameron Bennerman - College basketball player (N.C. State Wolfpack), Christian Murphy - College basketball player (Howard Bison), Dejuan Morrison - College basketball player (N. Carolina A&T Aggies), Donald Moore - College basketball player (NC Greensboro Spartans).

Main business address for: OAKWOOD HOMES CORP (MOBILE HOMES), V F CORP (MEN'S & BOYS' FURNISHINGS, WORK CLOTHING, AND ALLIED GARMENTS), FNB FINANCIAL SERVICES CORP (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), GUILFORD MILLS INC (KNITTING MILLS), TIMCO AVIATION SERVICES INC (AIRPORTS, FLYING FIELDS & AIRPORT TERMINAL SERVICES), UNIFI INC (TEXTILE MILL PRODUCTS), TANGER FACTORY OUTLET CENTERS INC (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS), TANGER PROPERTIES LTD PARTNERSHIP /NC/ (REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS) and 3 other public companies.


Hospitals/medical centers in Greensboro:
  • KINDRED HOSPITAL GREENSBORO (2401 SOUTHSIDE BLVD)
  • MOSES H CONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL,THE (1200 N ELM ST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Greensboro:
  • HIGH POINT REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 17 miles; HIGH POINT, NC)
  • ANNIE PENN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 21 miles; REIDSVILLE, NC)
  • THOMASVILLE MEDICAL CENTER (about 24 miles; THOMASVILLE, NC)
Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Greensboro:
  • PIEDMONT TRIAD INTERNATIONAL (about 8 miles; GREENSBORO, NC; ID: GSO)
  • SMITH REYNOLDS (about 28 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; ID: INT)
  • DANVILLE REGIONAL (about 48 miles; DANVILLE, VA; ID: DAN)
Other public-use airports nearest to Greensboro:
  • AIR HARBOR (about 7 miles; GREENSBORO, NC; ID: W88)
  • SOUTHEAST GREENSBORO (about 14 miles; GREENSBORO, NC; ID: 3A4)
  • DS BUTLER FARM AND AIRFIELD (about 15 miles; OAK RIDGE, NC; ID: N83)

Amtrak station:
GREENSBORO (2603 OAKLAND AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service.
Local government website:

Local government employment and payroll (March 2004)

Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 508 $2,077,620 $49,077 0 $0
Judicial and Legal 13 $76,904 $70,988 0 $0
Other Government Administration 82 $349,834 $51,195 19 $18,750
Financial Administration 100 $383,642 $46,037 5 $7,882
Water Supply 86 $254,732 $35,544 4 $4,578
Streets and Highways 171 $497,624 $34,920 18 $21,958
Local Libraries 75 $239,248 $38,279 54 $51,876
Other and Unallocable 381 $1,288,670 $40,588 73 $53,572
Solid Waste Management 164 $466,256 $34,116 1 $1,328
Sewerage 207 $645,242 $37,405 12 $18,658
Police - Other 166 $479,384 $34,654 26 $13,692
Parks and Recreation 225 $665,658 $35,501 194 $101,342
Housing and Community Development(Local) 23 $93,830 $48,954 3 $5,442
Fire - Other 18 $57,622 $38,414 3 $2,194
Firefighters 387 $1,484,924 $46,044 0 $0
Welfare 26 $84,164 $38,844 6 $9,480
Totals for Government 2632 $9,145,354 $41,696 418 $310,752
Colleges/Universities in Greensboro:
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO (Full-time enrollment: 10,868; Location: 1000 SPRING GARDEN ST; Public; Website: www.uncg.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • NORTH CAROLINA AGRICULTURAL AND TECHNICAL ST UNIV (FT enrollment: 6,970; Location: 1601 E Market St; Public; Website: www.ncat.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • GUILFORD COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 1,161; Location: 5800 W FRIENDLY AVE; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.guilford.edu)
  • GREENSBORO COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 875; Location: 815 W MARKET ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.gborocollege.edu)
  • BENNETT COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 603; Location: 900 E WASHINGTON ST; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.bennett.edu)
  • BROOKSTONE COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 150; Location: 7815 NATIONAL SERVICE RD; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brookstone.edu)
  • CAROLINA BEAUTY COLLEGE 8 (FT enrollment: 79; Location: 2001 E WENDOVER AVE; Private, for-profit)
  • LEONS BEAUTY SCHOOL INC (FT enrollment: 76; Location: 1410 W LEE ST; Private, for-profit)
  • DUDLEY BEAUTY COLLEGE (FT enrollment: 48; Location: 519 S ELM ST; Private, for-profit)
  • MOSES H CONE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL SCHOOL OF RAD TECHN (Location: 1200 N ELM ST; Private, not-for-profit)
Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Greensboro:
  • GUILFORD TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 10 miles; JAMESTOWN, NC; Full-time enrollment: 4,810)
  • HIGH POINT UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; HIGH POINT, NC; FT enrollment: 2,564)
  • ELON COLLEGE (about 23 miles; ELON, NC; FT enrollment: 3,993)
  • WINSTON-SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY (about 28 miles; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 2,508)
  • WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY (about 32 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 5,944)
  • FORSYTH TECHNICAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 34 miles; WINSTON SALEM, NC; FT enrollment: 3,271)
  • UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL (about 50 miles; CHAPEL HILL, NC; FT enrollment: 22,324)
Biggest public high schools in Greensboro:
  • NORTHWEST GUILFORD HIGH (Students: 1,909; Location: 5240 NW SCHOOL RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • GRIMSLEY HIGH (Students: 1,859; Location: 801 WESTOVER TER; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • PAGE HIGH (Students: 1,594; Location: 201 ALMA PINNIX DR; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • BEN L SMITH HIGH (Students: 1,582; Location: 2407 S HOLDEN RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • WESTERN GUILFORD HIGH (Students: 1,338; Location: 409 FRIENDWAY RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • DUDLEY HIGH (Students: 1,335; Location: 1200 LINCOLN ST; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • SOUTHEAST GUILFORD HIGH (Students: 1,244; Location: 4530 SE SCHOOL RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • SOUTHERN GUILFORD HIGH (Students: 856; Location: 5700 DRAKE RD; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • THE EARLY COLLEGE AT GUILFORD (Students: 161; Location: 5608 WEST FRIENDLY AVENUE; Grades: 08 - 12)
  • PHILIP J WEAVER ED CENTER (Students: 130; Location: 300 S SPRING ST; Grades: 08 - 12)
Private high schools in Greensboro:
  • VANDALIA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 607; Location: 3919 PLEASANT GDN ROAD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • GUILFORD DAY SCHOOL (Students: 123; Location: 3310 HORSEPEN CREEK ROAD; Grades: 3 - 12)
  • RIDGEFIELD ACADEMY (Students: 56; Location: 2015 PLEASANT RIDGE RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • KNOLLWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 24; Location: 700 WALTER REED DRIVE; Grades: 3 - 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Greensboro:
  • NORTHWEST GUILFORD MIDDLE (Students: 1,118; Location: 5300 NW SCHOOL RD; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • SOUTHEAST GUILFORD MIDDLE (Students: 1,058; Location: 4825 WOODY MILL RD; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • KISER MIDDLE (Students: 962; Location: 716 BENJAMIN PKY; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • ALLEN MIDDLE (Students: 922; Location: 1108 GLENDALE DR; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • KERNODLE MIDDLE (Students: 907; Location: 3600 DRAWBRIDGE PARKWAY; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • PILOT ELEMENTARY (Students: 904; Location: 4701 CHIMNEY SPRINGS DRIVE; Grades: KG - 05)
  • JESSE WHARTON ELEM (Students: 899; Location: 5813 LAKE BRANDT RD; Grades: PK - 05)
  • MENDENHALL MIDDLE (Students: 869; Location: 205 WILLOUGHBY BLVD; Grades: 05 - 08)
  • GUILFORD MIDDLE (Students: 869; Location: 401 COLLEGE RD; Grades: 04 - 08)
  • ALAMANCE ELEMENTARY (Students: 848; Location: 3600 WILLIAMS DAIRY RD; Grades: PK - 05)
Biggest private primary/middle schools in Greensboro:
  • ST PIUS X ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 475; Location: 2200 NORTH ELM STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • OUR LADY OF GRACE ELEM SCH (Students: 465; Location: 2205 W MARKET STREET; Grades: KG - 8)
  • CALDWELL ACADEMY (Students: 311; Location: 2900 HORSEPEN CREEK ROAD; Grades: KG - 10)
  • GREENSBORO MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 231; Location: 2856 HORSEPEN CREEK RD; Grades: KG - 8)
  • NEW GARDEN FRIENDS SCHOOL (Students: 209; Location: 1128 NEW GARDEN ROAD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • BNAI SHALOM SYNAGOGUE DAY SCHO (Students: 181; Location: 804 A WINVIEW DRIVE; Grades: PK - 8)
  • COVENANT CHRISTIAN DAY SCHOOL (Students: 155; Location: 1414 CLIFFWOOD DRIVE; Grades: KG - 8)
  • HOLY TRINITY DAY SCHOOL (Students: 142; Location: 607 N GREENE ST; Grades: PK - KG)
  • SCHOOL FOR YOUNG CHILDREN (Students: 105; Location: 3600 WEST FRIENDLY AVENUE; Grades: PK - KG)
  • NAPOLEON B SMITH SEVENTH DAY A (Students: 99; Location: 1802 E MKT ST; Grades: PK - 8)
Library in Greensboro:
  • GREENSBORO PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $8,240,267; Location: 219 NORTH CHURCH STREET; 548,838 books; 10,078 audio materials; 14,245 video materials; 997 serial subscriptions)
 

Greensboro compared to North Carolina state average:
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
Strongest AM radio stations in Greensboro:
  • WKEW (1400 AM; 1 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WEAL (1510 AM; daytime; 1 kW; GREENSBORO, NC)
  • WWBG (1470 AM; 10 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING COPORATION)
  • WTRU (830 AM; 50 kW; KERNERSVILLE, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WCOG (1320 AM; 5 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRUTH BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WPET (950 AM; 1 kW; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WSML (1200 AM; 10 kW; GRAHAM, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WPTF (680 AM; 50 kW; RALEIGH, NC; Owner: FIRST STATE COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WIST (790 AM; 3 kW; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: GHB RADIO, INC.)
  • WPCM (920 AM; 5 kW; BURLINGTON-GRAHAM, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WFTK (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; WAKE FOREST, NC; Owner: POSITIVE RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WKXR (1260 AM; 5 kW; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: RANDOLPH BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSJS (600 AM; 5 kW; WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
Strongest FM radio stations in Greensboro:
  • WUAG (103.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: U. OF NORTH CAROLINA AT GREENSBORO)
  • WOZN (98.7 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNAA (90.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: NC AGRICULTURAL & TECHNICAL STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • WVBZ (100.3 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQMG-FM (97.1 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WMAG (99.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WJMH (102.1 FM; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WKRR (92.3 FM; ASHEBORO, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WMQX-FM (93.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: ENTERCOM GREENSBORO LICENSE, LLC)
  • WQFS (90.9 FM; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: GUILFORD COLLEGE)
  • WFDD (88.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WAKE FOREST UNIVERSITY)
  • WGBT (94.5 FM; EDEN, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKZL (107.5 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: DICK BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. OF TENNESSEE)
  • WKXU (101.1 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAROLINA RADIO GROUP, INC.)
  • WIST-FM (98.3 FM; THOMASVILLE, NC; Owner: WEAM QUALITY RADIO CORP.)
  • WHPE-FM (95.5 FM; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WTQR (104.1 FM; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W243AL (96.5 FM; BROWNS SUMMIT, NC; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • W285DJ (104.9 FM; MOUNT AIRY, NC; Owner: TRIAD FAMILY NETWORK, INC,)
  • WRSN (93.9 FM; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
TV broadcast stations around Greensboro:
  • WFMY-TV (Channel 2; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WFMY TELEVISION CORPORATION)
  • WUPN-TV (Channel 48; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: WUPN LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WXLV-TV (Channel 45; WINSTON-SALEM, NC; Owner: WXLV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WTWB-TV (Channel 20; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: WTWB OF THE TRIAD, LLC)
  • WLXI-TV (Channel 61; GREENSBORO, NC; Owner: TRI-STATE CHRISTIAN TV, INC.)
  • WGHP (Channel 8; HIGH POINT, NC; Owner: WGHP LICENSE, INC.)
  • WGPX (Channel 16; BURLINGTON, NC; Owner: PAXSON GREENSBORO LICENSE, INC.)
  • WUNC-TV (Channel 4; CHAPEL HILL, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WXIV-LP (Channel 14; REIDSVILLE, NC; Owner: CAROLINA BLUE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

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