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2000 Population: 223,891
Land Area: 109.25 square miles
Population Density: 2138.3 people per square mile
Altitude: app. 840 feet at Green and Market Streets downtown. (945 feet at the water tower on “Pisgah Hill” off Battleground behind Pisgah United Methodist Church)
Year of Incorporation: 1808
Source of Name: Named originally Greensborough, from revolutionary war General Nathanial Green, who led the patriot army in the South, and in the local battle of Guilford Courthouse

Back Porch Art by Mark Ferencik 1998