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Greenwood, Florida
Town Hall
Town Hall
Location in Jackson County and the state of Florida
Location in Jackson County and the state of Florida
Country  United States
State  Florida
County  Jackson
Government
 • Type Absolute Mayor
Area
 • Total 4.56 sq mi (11.82 km2)
 • Land 4.56 sq mi (11.82 km2)
 • Water 0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
115 ft (35 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total 539
 • Density 118.10/sq mi (45.60/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
32443
Area code(s) 850
FIPS code 12-27600
GNIS feature ID 0283427

Greenwood is a town in Jackson County, Florida, United States. The population was 686 at the 2010 census.

Geography

Greenwood is located at 30°52′25″N 85°9′45″W / 30.87361°N 85.16250°W / 30.87361; -85.16250 (30.873517, -85.162431).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 4.8 square miles (12 km2), all land. Greenwood is only ten miles from Marianna and Malone; as such, most citizens work and go to school in either of those towns.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1940 293
1960 427
1970 449 5.2%
1980 577 28.5%
1990 474 −17.9%
2000 735 55.1%
2010 686 −6.7%
2020 539 −21.4%
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Greenwood racial composition
(Hispanics excluded from racial categories)
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race Number Percentage
White (NH) 319 59.18%
Black or African American (NH) 174 32.28%
Native American or Alaska Native (NH) 3 0.56%
Some Other Race (NH) 2 0.37%
Mixed/Multi-Racial (NH) 20 3.71%
Hispanic or Latino 21 3.9%
Total 539

As of the 2020 United States census, there were 539 people, 221 households, and 152 families residing in the town.

Transportation

  • Florida 71.svg State Road 71

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