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Greene, Iowa

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The location of Greene

Welcome to Greene ...

The city of Greene is located in Butler County.

The location of Greene has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Greene has a population of 1,068 people<2> (see below for details).

Greene is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Greene lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Greene lies within the (641) area code.

The ZIP code for Greene: 50636<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Greene had a population of 1,130 people (which is 7.6% of the total population of Butler County). This makes Greene the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Greene represents 0.04% of the population of Iowa (which has 3,046,355 people), making it the state's 251st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,130 people, the population of Greene increased 2.82% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,099 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Greene had an population of 1,068 people. This is a decrease of 5.49% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.82% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Greene.

Communities near Greene ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Greene and not the distance if driven.<5>.

Community   2018
Allison   [Map]   988   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Charles City   [Map]   7,369   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Clarksville   [Map]   1,352   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Dumont   [Map]   609   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nashua   [Map]   1,593   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Nora Springs   [Map]   1,359   NW   19 miles [30.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Greene.

Communities Also Named Greene ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Greene - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Michigan (2), Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greene.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Greene. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greene. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greene.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Greene:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greene ...

Looking for more information about Greene? 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 Greene, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greene.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Iowa

About Butler County

About Iowa

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Greene. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Butler County:

The official website for State of Iowa:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Greene.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Greene - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Greene). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Greene or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Greene) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Greene. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Greene

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Greene. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.8968, Longitude: -92.8043     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Greene have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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