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Welcome to Greenwood ...
The location of Greenwood has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Greenwood has a population of 3,128 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Greenwood.
Greenwood is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Greenwood lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Greenwood is located in the (318) area code.
The ZIP code for Greenwood: 71033<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Greenwood had an population of 3,128 people. This is a decrease of 2.83% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.26% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Greenwood had a population of 3,219 people. This makes Greenwood the parish's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Greenwood represents 0.07% of the total population of Louisiana (which has 4,533,372 people), making it the state's 93rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 3,219 people, the population of Greenwood increased 30.96% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,458 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Greenwood.
Adding Greenwood to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Greenwood in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Greenwood elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Greenwood on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Greenwood ...
While we believe that this Greenwood is located in Caddo Parish, we know of another 4 Louisiana communities named Greenwood. Those communities are located in the following parishes: East Baton Rouge, Plaquemines, Saint Mary and Terrebonne Parish.
Beyond Louisiana, there are 120 communities that are also named Greenwood - they are located in Alabama (6), Arizona, Arkansas (3), British Columbia, California (5), Colorado (2), Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (5), Idaho, Illinois (2), Indiana (4), Kansas (4), Kentucky (6), Maine (2), Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New York (2), North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (3), Pennsylvania (6), Rhode Island, South Carolina (3), South Dakota (2), Tennessee (8), Texas (5), Utah, Virginia (5), Washington (5), West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Greenwood.
Communities near Greenwood ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Greenwood.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Greenwood. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Greenwood.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Greenwood. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Greenwood.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Greenwood. See our Newspapers Page for Greenwood.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Greenwood ...
Looking for more information about Greenwood? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Greenwood, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Greenwood.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Greenwood. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Caddo Parish: www.caddo.org/
The official website for State of Louisiana: louisiana.gov/
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This page was last modified: 25 Feb 2021