Greenville, Georgia

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Greenville, Georgia

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Low Violent Crime
(vs. State)
Top 17% Greenville Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Rents
(vs. Peers)
Top 17% Greenville Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Greenville, Georgia

Comparing Greenville to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Georgia (State):

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

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Female Share of the Population 9 7
Racial Diversity 8 2
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 4
Senior Citizens 6 8
Age of the Population 3 5
Male Share of the Population 2 4
Well-Paid Single Men 2 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 7
Portion of People Married 1 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 6 7
Median Family Income 2 4
People Above Poverty 1 3
People in Middle Class or Better 1 3

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Public Transportation Use 8 6
Working at Home 6 8
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2
Short Commute Times 3 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Affordability of Rents 9 8
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 8 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 7
People Living Alone 7 7
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 6 7
Housing Recently Built 5 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Violent Crime 7 9
Low Property Crime 3 6

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Greenville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 42 miles NE of Columbus, Georgia (center to center)
Nearest Large City 53 miles S of Atlanta, Georgia
County Meriwether
Standard Zip Codes 30222
Phone Area Codes 706
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 33.028
Longitude -84.713

Greenville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 1.2 miles
Jan Temp 30 to 55 F
Apr Temp 46 to 74 F
Jul Temp 67 to 90 F
Oct Temp 48 to 75 F
Annual Precip 49.4 inches
Distance 25.6 miles
Jan Temp 31 to 57 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 50 to 76 F
Annual Precip 49.7 inches
Distance 26.5 miles
Jan Temp 32 to 55 F
Apr Temp 47 to 75 F
Jul Temp 68 to 90 F
Oct Temp 49 to 74 F
Annual Precip 50.1 inches
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Greenville Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 946 100%
Male 433 45.8%
Female 513 54.2%
Under 18 268 28.3%
18+ 678 71.7%
65+ 152 16.1%
Median Age 34.1
Average Family Size 3.35
White 250 26.4%
African-American 692 73.2%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 1 0.1%
Other 0 0%
Mixed Race 2 0.2%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 3 0.3%

Estimated Greenville Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 938
Growth -8
Growth % -0.8%

Greenville 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
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 70.2%
US/American 15.3%
Irish 4.3%
English 3.6%
French (except Basque) 1.8%
German 1.3%
African 1.1%
Scottish 1%
Scotch-Irish 1%
Greek 0.3%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Greenville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Stovall (30222)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Greenville 946 $32,500
Luthersville 783 $29,444
Manchester 3,988 $31,988
Molena 475 $41,818
Pine Mountain 1,141 $36,429
Warm Springs 485 $37,778
Woodbury 1,184 $31,389
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Greenville High Schools (2004)

Serves 529 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.9

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