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census-designated place
Country United States
State New York
County Monroe
Elevation 426 ft (129.8 m)
Coordinates 43°12′32″N 77°42′01″W / 43.20889°N 77.70028°W / 43.20889; -77.70028
Area 4.3 sq mi (11.1 km²)
 - land 4.3 sq mi (11 km²)
 - water 0.0 sq mi (0 km²), 0%
Population 14,519 (2010)
Timezone EST (UTC-5)
 - summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code 585

Greece is a suburban community and census-designated place in Monroe County, New York, United States. The population was 14,519 at the 2010 census.

Greece is a suburb of the City of Rochester in the Town of Greece.


Greece is located at 43°12′32″N 77°42′1″W / 43.20889°N 77.70028°W / 43.20889; -77.70028 (43.209112, -77.700341).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 4.3 square miles (11.2 km²).None of the area is covered with water.


Historical population
Census Pop.
1980 16,177
1990 15,632 −3.4%
2000 14,614 −6.5%

As of the census of 2000, there were 14,614 people, 6,004 households, and 4,010 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,374.2 per square mile (1,303.1/km²). There were 6,170 housing units at an average density of 1,424.6/sq mi (550.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 94.06% White, 2.50% Black or African American, 0.18% Native American, 1.65% Asian, 0.03% Pacific Islander, 0.72% from other races, and 0.86% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.44% of the population.

There were 6,004 households out of which 26.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.7% were married couples living together, 9.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 33.2% were non-families. 29.0% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.40 and the average family size was 2.97.

In the CDP, the population was spread out with 21.7% under the age of 18, 6.6% from 18 to 24, 25.7% from 25 to 44, 25.7% from 45 to 64, and 20.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 42 years. For every 100 females there were 90.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.1 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $45,110, and the median income for a family was $54,608. Males had a median income of $40,199 versus $29,796 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $22,129. About 2.8% of families and 4.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 6.7% of those under age 18 and 5.6% of those age 65 or over.

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