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= Greenwood, Nebraska |settlement_type = Village |nickname = |motto =

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|unit_pref = Imperial |area_footnotes = |area_magnitude = |area_total_km2 = 1.07 |area_land_km2 = 1.07 |area_water_km2 = 0.00 |area_total_sq_mi = 0.41 |area_land_sq_mi = 0.41 |area_water_sq_mi = 0.00

|population_as_of = 2010 |population_est = 595 |pop_est_as_of = 2019 |population_footnotes = |population_total = 568 |population_density_km2 = 558.39 |population_density_sq_mi = 1447.69

|timezone = Central (CST) |utc_offset = -6 |timezone_DST = CDT |utc_offset_DST = -5 |elevation_footnotes = |elevation_m = 344 |elevation_ft = 1129 |coordinates = 40°57′41″N 96°26′29″W / 40.96139°N 96.44139°W / 40.96139; -96.44139Coordinates: 40°57′41″N 96°26′29″W / 40.96139°N 96.44139°W / 40.96139; -96.44139 |postal_code_type = ZIP code |postal_code = 68366 |area_code = 402 |blank_name = FIPS code |blank_info = 31-20190 |blank1_name = GNIS feature ID |blank1_info = 0829675 |website = http://www.GreenwoodNebraska.com |footnotes = |pop_est_footnotes = }} Greenwood is a village in Cass County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 568 at the 2010 census.

History

Greenwood was founded in about 1869 when the Burlington & Missouri River Railroad was extended to that point. It was named for a pioneer settler named Green, but sources differ on Green's first name.

Geography

Greenwood is located at 40°57′41″N 96°26′29″W / 40.96139°N 96.44139°W / 40.96139; -96.44139 (40.961343, -96.441265).

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.41 square miles (1.06 km2), all of it land.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 179
1890 495 176.5%
1900 516 4.2%
1910 387 −25.0%
1920 340 −12.1%
1930 404 18.8%
1940 350 −13.4%
1950 364 4.0%
1960 403 10.7%
1970 506 25.6%
1980 587 16.0%
1990 531 −9.5%
2000 544 2.4%
2010 568 4.4%
2019 (est.) 595 4.8%
U.S. Decennial Census

2010 census

As of the census of 2010, there were 568 people, 223 households, and 155 families living in the village. The population density was 1,385.4 inhabitants per square mile (534.9/km2). There were 233 housing units at an average density of 568.3 per square mile (219.4/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 95.1% White, 0.2% African American, 0.2% Native American, 0.2% Asian, 1.2% from other races, and 3.2% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.0% of the population.

There were 223 households, of which 29.1% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 56.5% were married couples living together, 7.2% had a female householder with no husband present, 5.8% had a male householder with no wife present, and 30.5% were non-families. 22.4% of all households were made up of individuals, and 9.4% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.55 and the average family size was 2.98.

The median age in the village was 40.7 years. 23.1% of residents were under the age of 18; 6.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 27.5% were from 25 to 44; 31.1% were from 45 to 64; and 12.1% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 49.6% male and 50.4% female.

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