Greene County , North Carolina

Greene County: County in North Carolina, United States

About

Greene County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of the 2010 census, the population was 21,362 and a population density of 31 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 20,928 inhabitants. Its county seat is Snow Hill. The county was created 231 years ago in 1790.

Greene County Quick Facts

Population : 20,928 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
Different from : Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Green County, Green Lake County, Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Greene County, Green County, Greene County, Greenwood County, Greene County, Greenwood County, Greene County, Greenville County
Area : 689 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.2%
Land as percent of area : 99.8%
Named for : Nathanael Greene
Capital : Snow Hill
Establishment : January 01, 1791
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 15:14:52 (25th May 2022)
Density : 30 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -2.07% (2010-2020)
Greene County locator map
Location of Greene County on North Carolina map.
Fort Neoheroka Historical Marker image
Fort Neoheroka Historical Marker
Fort Neoheroka Historical Marker image

Geography

Greene County is located at 35°29'7"N 77°40'33"W (35.4854100, -77.6758700). It has 4 neighbors: Lenoir County, Pitt County, Wayne County and Wilson County.

Greene County map

The largest city of Greene County is Walstonburg with a population of 207. . See all Greene County cities & populated places.

Greene County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Greene County.

City Name Population Title
Snow Hill 1,483 Town in North Carolina, United States of America
Hookerton 389 Township in Greene County, North Carolina
Walstonburg 207 Human settlement in Greene County, North Carolina, United States of America

Greene County has 4 neighbours.

  • Snow Hill

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Greene County decreased by 2.07% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 21,362 - census
2011 21,514 0.71% estimation process
2012 21,191 -1.52% estimation process
2013 21,011 -0.86% estimation process
2014 21,012 0% estimation process
2015 20,950 -0.3% estimation process
2016 21,078 0.61% estimation process
2017 20,963 -0.55% estimation process
2018 21,106 0.68% estimation process
2019 21,069 -0.18% estimation process
2020 20,928 -0.67% estimation process

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People born in Greene County (5)

People born in Greene County, including politician Jesse Speight, Confederate Army officer and politician John Allen Wilcox, judge James G. Exum, .

List

  • Eugene C. Brooks (He wrote a book called The Story of Cotton) he was born in 03/12/1871
  • Willie Darden (executed murderer) he was born in 01/06/1933

Other places with the same name (14)

North Carolina Other Counties (more counties)

County Name Population Title
Wake County 1,132,271 County in North Carolina, United States
Mecklenburg County 1,128,945 County in North Carolina, United States
Charlotte 900,350 City in and county seat of Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States
Guilford County 540,521 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Raleigh 474,414 Capital of North Carolina
Forsyth County 383,843 County in North Carolina, United States of America
West Raleigh 338,759 City in United States of America
Cumberland County 336,364 County in Maine, United States
Durham County 327,306 County in North Carolina, United States of America
Greensboro 297,878 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Durham 285,897 County seat of Durham County, North Carolina, United States
Buncombe County 263,477 County in North Carolina, United States
Winston-Salem 248,112 City in Forsyth County, North Carolina
Union County 244,562 County in North Carolina, United States
New Hanover County 236,613 County in North Carolina, United States
Gaston County 226,568 County in North Carolina, United States