Greene County History

Greene County dates back to 1786 and was named for the patriot Nathaniel Greene, who ranked next to General George Washington during the Revolutionary War. He lived in the state for just one year before his death, but is remembered in both the name of the county and the county’s seat, Greensboro.

Greene County real estate includes five historic communities: Greensboro, Union Point, White Plains, Siloam, and Woodville. Georgia’s Lake Country is only an hour away from Atlanta, which makes it an easy weekend destination for city dwellers. Georgia’s second-largest lake, Lake Oconee, provides a stunning, resort-like backdrop for fishing, boating, swimming, or even just picnics on its grassy shore. Lake Oconee gets its name from the Creek language, and means “Great Waters,” which perfectly describes the opportunities it affords. Residents appreciate the world-class golfing opportunities, picturesque downtown neighborhoods and shopping, or the still serenity of down-home rural Georgia.

 

Greene County Recreation

Fine diners will appreciate the myriad of restaurants that include Italian, Mexican and Thai cuisines. The Yesterday Café specializes in classic Southern home cooking that was recently recognized by Southern Living Magazine as having the best buttermilk pie in all of Georgia!

Greene County offers guided tours of a number of historic sites well-loved by locals and tourists alike. The historic sites in Greensboro include landmarks, plantations, and museums that trace the history of the South through both triumph and tragedy. For the homeowner who wants it all, you can’t do better than Greene County homes.

County events include the annual Southland Jubliee held in downtown Greensboro that features music, dancing, food, and arts & crafts.

 

Greene County Education

The Greene County School System has been recommended for accreditation by the AdvancedED, the largest community of education professionals in the world. Lake Oconee Academy, a college preparatory charter school, was honored as a 2014 National Blue Ribbon School.

 

Greene County Homes for Sale

Are you considering a move? Greene County’s homes for sale create a vibrant and selective offering for the discerning homebuyer. Contact Coldwell Banker Lake Oconee Realty today to find out more about Greene County homes that may be right for you!


Single Family Properties

Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $0 - $250,000 (27 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $250,000 - $500,000 (77 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $500,000 - $750,000 (65 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $750,000 - $1,000,000 (47 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $1,000,000 - $1,500,000 (17 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $1,500,000 - $2,000,000 (8 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $2,000,000 - $2,500,000 (2 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $2,500,000 - $3,000,000 (5 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $3,000,000 - $3,500,000 (1 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $3,500,000 - $4,000,000 (1 Properties)
Single Family Detached Properties for Sale in Greene County, GA county between $4,500,000 - $5,000,000 (1 Properties)

Community Listings

Average List Price: $730,357
Average Days on Market: 159


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$217,900

1491 PULLMAN LANE Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: LAKE OCONEE LAND & HOME, LLC
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$189,000

001 VEAZEY ROAD Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Drake Realty Lake Area
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$189,000

1601 Parks Mill Dr 21 Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: BHHS RPA Realty
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$189,000

1601 PARKS MILL DRIVE Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway Home Services RPA Realty
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$175,000

1081 JACK MALCOM ROAD Madison, GA 30650

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Algin Realty
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$159,900

4420 VEAZEY ROAD Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Drake Realty Lake Area
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$149,500

2031 Highway 15 S Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Georgia Realty Finder
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$92,000

1411 Gray Horse Rd Greensboro, GA 30642

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Southern Edge Realty LLC
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$85,000

202 RAY ST Union Point, GA 30669

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Greater Athens Properties
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$85,000

202 Ray Union Point, GA 30669

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Greater Athens Properties
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$65,000

1131 Green Acres Dr Union Point, GA 30669

Single Family Home
IDXCourtesy of: Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Georgia Properties
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$59,900

715 CARLTON AVENUE Union Point, GA 30669

Single Family Home
Courtesy of: Drake Realty Lake Area

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