Greene County is located in east-central New York. The County Seat is Catskill and the largest city is Catskill. The Official Web Site is located at http://www.greenegovernment.com/. The 2014 population estimate is 47,967 and the 2010 census population was 49,220. The land area is 647.16 square miles and there are 76.1 persons per square mile.
90.8% of the population is White, 6.3% is Black or African American, 5.2% is Hispanic or Latino, 0.9% is Asian, 0.4% is American Indian or Alaska Native, 0% is Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander, and 1.7% is two or more races. 86.4% have a high school degree or higher, and 20.1% have a Bachelor degree or higher.
The median home value is $183,300, there are 18,365 households, an average of 2.47 persons per household. The per capita income is $25,700, the median household income is $49,655, and 15.1% of the persons in Greene County are considered below poverty level.
The total number of firms, at last estimate, was 5,192. Retail sales (in $1000) were $622,994, and sales per capita were $12,670. The percentage of black-owned firms is 0%, and the percentage of women-owned firms is 27.8%.
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