Greensboro is a very small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 2,387 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Greensboro is the 176th largest community in Alabama.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Greensboro is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Greensboro is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greensboro who work in office and administrative support (15.59%), healthcare suport services (9.90%), and sales jobs (8.25%).
Also of interest is that Greensboro has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Greensboro is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The rate of college-level education in Greensboro is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.55% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Greensboro in 2010 was $18,259, which is lower middle income relative to Alabama and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $73,036 for a family of four. Greensboro also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 39.31% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Greensboro is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Greensboro home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greensboro residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Greensboro include Irish, German, Scots-Irish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Greensboro is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.