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Welcome to Greensburg ...
The location of Greensburg has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
When the people of Greensburg refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Greensburger<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Greensburg has a population of 14,299 people<3> (see below for details).
Greensburg was established in 1782.
The community of Greensburg is 1,090 feet [332 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Greensburg lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Greensburg had a population of 14,892 people. This makes Greensburg the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Greensburg represents 0.12% of the total population of Pennsylvania (which has 12,702,379 people), making it the state's 38th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 14,892 people, the population of Greensburg decreased 6.27% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 15,889 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Greensburg had an population of 14,299 people. This is a decrease of 3.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.01% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Greensburg.
Communities near Greensburg ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Greensburg and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Greensburg.
Communities Also Named Greensburg ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Greensburg - they are located in Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Missouri, Ohio (4) and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greensburg.
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 Greensburg:
Websites for Greensburg ...
Official Website: www.city.greensburg.pa.us/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greensburg ...
Looking for more information about Greensburg? 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 Greensburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greensburg.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Greensburg: www.city.greensburg.pa.us/
The official website for Westmoreland County: www.co.westmoreland.pa.us/
The official website for State of Pennsylvania: https://www.pa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2019