Greenville (CDP), New York

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Greenville (Greene County)
hamlet & CDP
Greenville (Greene County) is located in New York
Greenville (Greene County)
Greenville (Greene County)
Location within the state of New York
Coordinates: 42°24′55″N 074°01′19″W / 42.41528°N 74.02194°W / 42.41528; -74.02194Coordinates: 42°24′55″N 074°01′19″W / 42.41528°N 74.02194°W / 42.41528; -74.02194[1]
Country United States
State New York
County Greene County
Town Town of Greenville
Area (2010 Census)[2]
 • Total 3.452 sq mi (8.94 km2)
 • Land 3.432 sq mi (8.89 km2)
 • Water 0.020 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation[1] 709 ft (216 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 688
 • Density 199.3/sq mi (77.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP code[4] 12083
Area code 518
FIPS code[2] 36-30609
GNIS feature ID[1] 951773

Greenville is a hamlet in the Town of Greenville, in Greene County, New York, United States. The population was 688 at the 2010 census, which lists the community as a census-designated place (CDP).[3]


Greenville is located at 42°24′55″N 074°01′19″W / 42.41528°N 74.02194°W / 42.41528; -74.02194 (42.4153596, -74.0220769) and its elevation is 709 feet (216 m).[1]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 3.452 square miles (8.94 km2), of which 3.432 square miles (8.89 km2) is land and 0.020 square miles (0.05 km2), or 0.58%, is water.[2]


At the 2000 census,[5] there were 493 people, 230 households and 138 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 142.9 per square mile (55.2/km²). There were 265 housing units at an average density of 76.8/sq mi (29.7/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 98.99% White, 0.20% Black or African American, 0.20% Native American, and 0.61% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.81% of the population.

There were 230 households of which 20.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 48.3% were married couples living together, 8.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 39.6% were non-families. 36.5% of all households were made up of individuals and 15.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.14 and the average family size was 2.81.

19.9% of the population were under the age of 18, 3.9% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 27.8% from 45 to 64, and 25.4% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 47 years. For every 100 females there were 88.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 86.3 males.

The median household income was $34,375, and the median family income was $39,261. Males had a median income of $29,792 versus $30,972 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,815. About 13.6% of families and 21.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 59.7% of those under age 18 and 5.1% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b c d "Greenville (Greene County, NY)". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved January 13, 2013. 
  2. ^ a b c "Places: New York". 2010 Census Gazetteer Files. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 13, 2013.  External link in |work= (help)
  3. ^ a b "Greenville CDP (Greene County), New York". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 13, 2013. 
  4. ^ "Post Offices By County: Greene County, New York". United States Postal Service. Retrieved January 13, 2013. 
  5. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 

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