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Welcome to Greensboro ...
Greensboro was established in 1823.
When the people of Greensboro refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Greensburgher<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Greensboro has a population of 2,277 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Greensboro is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Greensboro lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Greensboro is located in the (334) area code.
The ZIP code for Greensboro: 36744<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Greensboro had an population of 2,277 people. This is a decrease of 8.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 16.62% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Greensboro had a population of 2,497 people (which is 15.84% of the total population of Hale County). This makes Greensboro the county's most populous community.
The population of Greensboro represents 0.05% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 152nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,497 people, the population of Greensboro decreased 8.57% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,731 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Greensboro.
Communities Also Named Greensboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 9 communities that are also named Greensboro - they are located in Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Vermont.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greensboro.
Communities near Greensboro ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Greensboro.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Greensboro. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Greensboro.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greensboro. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Greensboro.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greensboro. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Greensboro.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greensboro ...
Looking for more information about Greensboro? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Greensboro, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greensboro.
Adding Greensboro to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Greensboro in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Greensboro was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Greensboro on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Alabama (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Greensboro.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Nov 2023