Greene, New York

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Greene, New York

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High Points

Greene strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in New York):

Category Trophy
Low Property Crime
(vs. Peers)
Top 1% trophy Greene Low Property Crime
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 11% Greene Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Greene, New York

Comparing Greene to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in New York (State):

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

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Well-Paid Single Women 8 4
Female Share of the Population 7 8
Senior Citizens 7 8
Well-Paid Single Men 6 3
Age of the Population 6 6
Male Share of the Population 4 3
Racial Diversity 3 1
Children Under 5 Years Old 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 3 2
Portion of People Married 2 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 8 5
Median Family Income 6 2
People Above Poverty 5 3
People in Middle Class or Better 4 2

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 7 8
Working at Home 6 6
Public Transportation Use 6 2
Walking and Biking to Work 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 9
People Living Alone 10 10
Affordability of Rents 6 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 5 5
Affordability of Property Taxes 2 7
Housing Recently Built 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime 10 10
Low Violent Crime 8 8

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Greene Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 53 miles S of Syracuse, New York (center to center)
Nearest Large City 137 miles NW of Newark, New Jersey
County Chenango
Standard Zip Codes 13778
Phone Area Codes 607
Time Zone Eastern (-5 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 42.329
Longitude -75.77

Greene Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 14.1 miles
Jan Temp 15 to 28 F
Apr Temp 35 to 53 F
Jul Temp 59 to 78 F
Oct Temp 40 to 57 F
Annual Precip 38.6 inches
Distance 18.6 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 57 F
Jul Temp 57 to 81 F
Oct Temp 37 to 60 F
Annual Precip 41.2 inches
Distance 25.1 miles
Jan Temp 13 to 32 F
Apr Temp 33 to 58 F
Jul Temp 57 to 81 F
Oct Temp 38 to 61 F
Annual Precip 43.4 inches
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Greene Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 1,701 100%
Male 801 47.1%
Female 900 52.9%
Under 18 409 24%
18+ 1,292 76%
65+ 296 17.4%
Median Age 38.5
Average Family Size 2.98
White 1,673 98.4%
African-American 5 0.3%
Asian 7 0.4%
American Indian & Alaskan 2 0.1%
Other 2 0.1%
Mixed Race 11 0.6%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 10 0.6%

Estimated Greene Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 1,690
Growth -11
Growth % -0.6%

Greene 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
English 23.8%
Irish 18.7%
German 16.9%
Italian 10.3%
US/American 5.2%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 3.7%
French (except Basque) 3.2%
Scottish 3%
Welsh 2.5%
Dutch 2.5%
Polish 2.3%
Scotch-Irish 1.4%
Swedish 1%
Russian 1%
British 0.8%
Hungarian 0.5%
Norwegian 0.5%
Slavic 0.5%
French Canadian 0.4%
European 0.2%
Slovak 0.2%
Romanian 0.2%
Danish 0.2%
Greek 0.2%
Finnish 0.2%
Ukrainian 0.2%
Swiss 0.2%
Turkish 0.2%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Coventry (13778)
Genegantslet (13778)
Lower Genegantslet Corner (13778)
Smithville (13778)
Smithville Center (13778)
Triangle (13778)

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)
Greene 1,701 $40,917
Afton 836 $38,194
Bainbridge 1,365 $40,962
Lisle 302 $45,625
Oxford 1,584 $43,125
Port Dickinson 1,697 $44,779
Whitney Point 965 $44,667

Greene Public Libraries

Moore Memorial Library
Greene, New York
(607) 656-9349

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Greene High Schools (2004)

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1. Barboursville, West Virginia 85   30.2% 17.5% 20.2% 24 $45,167 4.9% 2.2% 3,183 10% 94.3 0.5% 0.6
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Chenango River at Greene c1900.

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Chenango River at Greene c1900.

Chenango River at Greene c1900.

Chenango River near Greene c1900.

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