Greenwood, Mississippi

Population 15,298

Greenwood is located in Leflore County, MS. The population is 15,298, making Greenwood the largest city in Leflore County.

There are 14 public schools in Greenwood with an average Homefacts rating of C. , and there are 55 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Greenwood is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Greenwood property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Greenwood include Sidon, Itta Bena and Mississippi Valley State University.

Greenwood Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 19.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 59.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 21.1%

Crime Rate

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Registered Offenders

50.34% Higher than national avg.
  • 55 offenders in Greenwood
  • 35.95 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

170 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 7
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 161


Very High 11.1%
  • Mississippi unemployment average: 6.8%
  • National unemployment average: 7.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

14 Public Schools view public schools

There are 14 K-12 public schools in Greenwood, MS and 2 private schools. Homefacts rates Greenwood's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.

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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$162,000 compared to September 2019
Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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14 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Greenwood, MS issued 14 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Greenwood, MS issued 2 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $441
  • 1 Bedroom: $510
  • 2 Bedrooms: $657
  • 3 Bedrooms: $819
  • 4 Bedrooms: $890

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Environmental Hazards

170 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (279/282)
    Greenwood, MS has 98.94% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Greenwood, MS is a green zone.
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  • UV Index HIGH 6.36 Average
    Greenwood, MS is a high risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 43.97°
  • February 47.52°
  • March 56.58°
  • April 64.43°
  • May 72.64°
  • June 80.39°
  • July 81.43°
  • August 81.3°
  • September 75.08°
  • October 63.08°
  • November 54.56°
  • December 41.7°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Greenwood, MS

Greenwood, MS has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Greenwood, MS has no risk of hurricanes.
Greenwood, MS has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Greenwood, MS has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Greenwood, MS: $27,251


Unemployment in Greenwood is 11.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 6.8% and 7.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 41.11%
White Collar - 58.89%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Phil Bryant
  • Sen. Thad Cochran
  • Sen. Roger F. Wicker

City Representatives

  • Bennie G. Thompson

Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

23 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

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