Greensville County

Greensville County, Virginia

337 S Main St
Emporia, VA 23847
Phone: (434) 348-4215
Fax: (434) 348-4020

On the southeastern border of VA, south of Richmond; organized Oct 16, 1780 from Brunswick County. Name Origin: For either Gen. Nathanael Greene (1742-86) or Sir Richard Grenville (1542-91), leader of the Roanoke settlement

Area (sq mi):: 296.81 (land 295.44; water 1.37) Population per square mile: 37.50
Population 2005: 11,088 State rank: 112 Population change: 2000-20005 -4.10%; 1990-2000 30.60% Population 2000: 11,560 (White 38.60%; Black or African American 59.70%; Hispanic or Latino 0.90%; Asian 0.40%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.30%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $14,632; median household $32,002; Population below poverty level: 14.70% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $17,388-$18,312
Unemployment (2004): 6.90% Unemployment change (from 2000): 3.30% Median travel time to work: 22.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 59.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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King ran for sheriff of Greensville County in 2015.
Construction of the 1,588-megawatt Greensville County combined-cycle power station continues on time and on budget.
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The Virginia Southside II Expansion will provide 250,000 Dth/d of firm transportation capacity to a delivery point on a new lateral off Transco's Brunswick Lateral in Virginia, providing additional natural gas needed to serve a new 1,580-MW combined-cycle, natural gas-fired generation facility that Dominion Virginia Power is constructing in Greensville County, VA.
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ACTE Involvement--ACTE Division: Virginia Career and Technical Education Association Secretary; Virginia Health and Medical Science Past President; Virginia Health and Medical Science President-Elect (2 years); Virginia Health and Medical Science Board Member; Virginia Health and Medical Science Vendor Coordinator Member (since 2000) ACTE Region: Postsecondary Committee/Scholarships; Health and Medical Science Member of ACTE (2000--present) ACTE National--Other Activities: None State/Local: HOSA Advisor, Greensville County High School; Co-Advisor, NTHS/SkillsUSA; Virginia Dept.
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They also found a new co-champion American elm, 421 points, in Greensville County, Virginia, and the new biggest black ash and biggest green hawthorn.
However, in neighboring Greensville County, which has nearly identical topography and population density, rifles and muzzleloaders are legal.