Greenwood, Florida

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Greenwood, Florida

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High Points

Greenwood strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Florida):

Category Trophy
Affordability of Property Taxes
(vs. State)
Top 2% trophy Greenwood Affordability of Property Taxes
Racial Diversity
(vs. Peers)
Top 8% Greenwood Racial Diversity
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 13% Greenwood Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Greenwood, Florida

Comparing Greenwood to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Florida (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Racial Diversity 10 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 9 10
Female Share of the Population 8 8
Senior Citizens 6 5
Age of the Population 6 5
Well-Paid Single Women 6 5
Well-Paid Single Men 4 4
Male Share of the Population 3 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 5 7
Average Household Size 5 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 4
Median Family Income 3 4
People Above Poverty 3 4
People in Middle Class or Better 2 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 8
Walking and Biking to Work 4 2
Public Transportation Use 3 2
Working at Home 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Property Taxes 10 10
Housing Recently Built 9 6
People Living Alone 8 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 7 4
Affordability of Rents 7 9
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 4 3

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Greenwood Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 27 miles SE of Dothan, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 204 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Jackson
Standard Zip Codes 32443
Phone Area Codes 850
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.87
Longitude -85.161

Greenwood Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CHIPLEY 3 E
Distance 20 miles
Jan Temp 38 to 61 F
Apr Temp 52 to 78 F
Jul Temp 71 to 91 F
Oct Temp 54 to 80 F
Annual Precip 58.2 inches
Station COLQUITT 2 W
Distance 31.1 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 62 F
Apr Temp 53 to 79 F
Jul Temp 71 to 92 F
Oct Temp 55 to 81 F
Annual Precip 53.1 inches
Distance 34.7 miles
Jan Temp 36 to 59 F
Apr Temp 52 to 79 F
Jul Temp 69 to 93 F
Oct Temp 52 to 79 F
Annual Precip 56.6 inches
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Greenwood Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 735 100%
Male 342 46.5%
Female 393 53.5%
Under 18 194 26.4%
18+ 541 73.6%
65+ 123 16.7%
Median Age 38.3
Average Family Size 2.99
White 490 66.7%
African-American 198 26.9%
Asian 7 1%
American Indian & Alaskan 9 1.2%
Other 14 1.9%
Mixed Race 17 2.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 20 2.7%

Estimated Greenwood Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 747
Growth 12
Growth % 1.6%

Greenwood Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
US/American 30.3%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 29.6%
English 9.5%
German 8.7%
Irish 8.2%
Scotch-Irish 3.9%
African 1.9%
French (except Basque) 1.7%
Jamaican 0.9%
Polish 0.9%
Danish 0.7%
European 0.7%
Norwegian 0.6%
Dutch 0.6%
Italian 0.6%
Haitian 0.6%
Austrian 0.4%
Scottish 0.4%
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Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Greenwood 735 $35,750
Bascom 106 $30,208
Cottondale 869 $26,667
Grand Ridge 792 $36,875
Malone 2,007 $38,281
Marianna 6,230 $29,590
Sneads 1,919 $37,162
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