Virginia Greene County Public Libraries

By | January 2, 2023

We are providing a comprehensive directory of public libraries in Greene County, Virginia. This list includes library formal name, street address, postal code, phone number and how many books are available. Check the following list to see all public libraries in Virginia Greene County.

1. Branch Library GREENE COUNTY LIBRARY
Street Address: 222 Main ST., Stanardsville, VA 22973
Phone Number: (434) 985-5227 Greene N/A N/A

Overview of Greene County, Virginia

Greene County is a county in central Virginia in the eastern United States. As of 2000, the population is 15,244. Its county seat is Stanardsville.

Named after American Revolutionary War hero Nathanael Greene, the county was created in 1838 from Orange County.

Geography

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 407 km² (157 mi²). 406 km² (157 mi²) of it is land and 1 km² (0 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.25% water.

Demographics

As of the census of 2000, there are 15,244 people, 5,574 households, and 4,291 families residing in the county. The population density is 38/km² (97/mi²). There are 5,986 housing units at an average density of 15/km² (38/mi²). The racial makeup of the county is 90.99% White, 6.45% Black or African American, 0.19% Native American, 0.45% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.64% from other races, and 1.25% from two or more races. 1.32% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 5,574 households out of which 38.30% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 61.90% are married couples living together, 10.40% have a female householder with no husband present, and 23.00% are non-families. 18.00% of all households are made up of individuals and 5.30% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.71 and the average family size is 3.07.

In the county, the population is spread out with 27.40% under the age of 18, 6.70% from 18 to 24, 33.20% from 25 to 44, 23.00% from 45 to 64, and 9.70% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 98.40 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 94.70 males.

The median income for a household in the county is $45,931, and the median income for a family is $48,548. Males have a median income of $32,020 versus $26,864 for females. The per capita income for the county is $19,478. 6.60% of the population and 4.80% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 7.70% of those under the age of 18 and 7.10% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.

Towns

  • Stanardsville