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Welcome to Greensboro ...
The location of Greensboro has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Greensboro refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Greensburgher<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Greensboro has a population of 2,314 people<3> (see below for details).
Greensboro was established in 1823.
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 ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Greensboro had a population of 2,497 people (or 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).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Greensboro had an population of 2,314 people. This is a decrease of 7.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 15.27% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Greensboro.
Communities near Greensboro ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Greensboro.
Communities Also Named Greensboro ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have 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.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019