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

The community of Eureka is the Seat for Greenwood County.

Greenwood County is one of the original counties of Kansas and was founded August 25, 1855.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Greenwood had a population of 6,666 people. This is a decrease of 13.12% since the last Census (which gave a population of 7,673 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Greenwood represented 0.29% of the total population of Kansas, making it the state's 53rd most populous county (out of 105 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
20106,689-12.82%+0.35% since 2009
20096,666-13.12%-2.07% since 2008
20086,807-11.29%-1.9% since 2007
20007,673The Last Census

More information can be found on the Greenwood County Census Page for Greenwood County.


Below are some of the communities located in Greenwood County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Greenwood County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Eureka   2,4832,91414.79% decrease  
Madison   72985714.94% decrease  
Severy   31935911.14% decrease  
Hamilton   29433411.98% decrease  
Fall River   13815611.54% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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