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Time Zone: Greene County lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Waynesburg is the Seat for Greene County.

Greene County was founded February 9, 1796 and was created by taking area from County.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Greene had a population of 39,245 people. This is a decrease of 3.51% since the last Census (which gave a population of 40,672 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Greene represented 0.33% of the total population of Pennsylvania, making it the state's 56th most populous county (out of 67 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
201038,686-4.88%-1.42% since 2009
200939,245-3.51%-0.34% since 2008
200040,672The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Waynesburg   4,1754,1840.22% decrease  
Carmichaels   5175567.01% decrease  
Rices Landing   4034439.03% decrease  
Jefferson   3113377.72% decrease  
Greensboro   2692958.81% decrease  

Websites for Greene County

Official Website:   www.county.greenepa.net/

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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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