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

The community of Stanardsville is the Seat for Greene County.

Greene County was founded in 1838.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Greene had a population of 18,421 people. This is an increase of 20.84% since the last Census (which gave a population of 15,244 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Greene represented 0.22% of the total population of Virginia, making it the state's 66th most populous county (out of 134 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
201018,403+20.72%-0.1% since 2009
200918,421+20.84%+1.23% since 2008
200818,197+19.37%+1% since 2007
200015,244The Last Census

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


Websites for Greene County

Official Website:   www.gcva.us/

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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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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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