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Guilford County, North Carolina

27401, 27403, 27405, 27406, 27407, 27408, 27409, 27410

Page Contents for Greensboro, North Carolina

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The North Carolina state capital is Raleigh.
The population of Greensboro is approximately 205,132 (1998), 269666 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 80,411 (1990), 111731 (2010).
The amount of land area in Greensboro is 206.659 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Greensboro is 108.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.942 sq kilometers.
The distance from Greensboro to Washington DC is 251 miles.
The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 68 miles. (as the crow flies)
Greensboro is positioned 36.07 degrees north of the equator and 79.82 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Greensboro average annual rainfall is 50.24 inches per year
Greensboro average annual snowfall is 3.8 inches per year.


in north-central North Carolina. Here is a map page for Greensboro.
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Local weather phone number: 336-299-2525, extension 1410. This local weather forecast is updated regularly and is accessible with a touch-tone phone. Also see this weather page for Greensboro.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a history page for Greensboro. Permanent settlement of the Greensboro area began about 1740. A Revolutionary War batter at Guilford Courthouse on March 15, 1781 aided the defeat at Yorktown later that year.
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Visitor Information Center: 317 South Greene Street in Greensboro, 27401.
For more information on local attractions and recreation see Greensboro Attractions

Greensboro Historical Museum
130 Summit Ave.
Greensboro, NC 27401-3004
Phone: (336) 373-2043
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Greensboro City Government

City of Greensboro
300 W. Washington St.
Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone: 336-373-2489

Greensboro Chamber

Greensboro Chamber of Commerce
342 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm.
Newcomers & relocation information and assistance.
Phone: (336) 275-8675

Greensboro Organizations

Greensboro Chamber of Commerce
342 North Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401.
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5 pm.
Newcomers & relocation information and assistance.
Phone: (336) 275-8675

Greensboro Libraries

Greensboro Public Library
219 North Church Street
Greensboro, North Carolina 27401
Phone: (336) 373-2471

Greensboro Public Library
201 N Greene St
Greensboro, NC 27401-2410
Phone: 336-373-2474

Greensboro Public Library
405 Rocky Knoll Rd
Greensboro, NC 27406-5123
Phone: 336-373-5870

Greensboro Public Library
4707 High Point Rd
Greensboro, NC 27407-5303
Phone: 336-373-2925

Greensboro Public Library
619 Dolley Madison Rd
Greensboro, NC 27410-4205
Phone: 336-373-2923

Benjamin Branch Library
1530 Benjamin Pkwy
Greensboro, NC 27408-4602
Phone: 336-545-5340

F D Bluford Library
E Market St & N Laurel St
Greensboro, NC 27401
Phone: 336-334-7782

Glenwood Library
1901 W Florida St
Greensboro, NC 27403-3362
Phone: 336-297-5000

Guilford County Law Library
201 S Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27401-2319
Phone: 336-373-3350

Hege Library
5800 W Friendly Ave
Greensboro, NC 27410-4108
Phone: 336-316-2450

Lorillard Research Library
420 N English St
Greensboro, NC 27405-7310
Phone: 336-373-6895

Mc Girt-Horton Branch Library
2509 Phillips Ave
Greensboro, NC 27405-5357
Phone: 336-373-5810

Tel-Med Medical Tape Library
301 N Eugene St
Greensboro, NC 27401-2113
Phone: 336-373-4752

Vance H Chavis Life Long Library
900 S Benbow Rd
Greensboro, NC 27406-2110
Phone: 336-373-5838

Walter Clinton Jackson Library
1000 Spring Garden St
Greensboro, NC 27412-0001
Phone: 336-334-5880

Greensboro Schools

Guilford County Schools


Bennett College
900 E. Washington Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Greensboro College

Guilford College
5800 West Friendly Avenue
Greensboro, NC 27410
Phone: 336-316-2000

University of North Carolina at Greensboro


Population of Greensboro was:
1990 - 183,521
1999 - 205,132

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