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Welcome to Greencastle ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Greencastle has a population of 246 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Greencastle, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated August 8, 1881.
Time Zone: Greencastle lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Greencastle: (660)
The ZIP code for Greencastle: 63544<3>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Greencastle had an population of 246 people. This is a decrease of 10.55% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.13% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Greencastle had a population of 275 people. This makes Greencastle the county's 3rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 275 people, the population of Greencastle decreased 10.71% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 308 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Greencastle.
Adding Greencastle to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Greencastle in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Greencastle elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Greencastle on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Greencastle ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Greencastle - they are located in Indiana, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greencastle.
Communities near Greencastle ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Greencastle.
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 Greencastle. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Greencastle.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greencastle. 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 Greencastle.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greencastle. See our Newspapers Page for Greencastle.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greencastle ...
Looking for more information about Greencastle? 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 Greencastle, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greencastle.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Greencastle. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021