Conveniently located on the I-85 corridor between Charlotte and Atlanta, Greenville is the biggest city in the Upstate. Greenville has gained recognition from various publication such as Forbes, Bloomberg, and CNN Money which named Greenville as one of the “Top 10 Fastest Growing Cities in the U.S.”
Most of Greenville’s attractions are found right within its award winning downtown. Downtown Greenville is a pedestrian-friendly environment full of outdoor dining, beautiful scenery, and an abundance of entertainment. Home to the Greenville Drive minor league baseball team, Fluor Field at the West End is a gorgeous baseball stadium modeled after the famous Fenway Park. The stadium hosts more than 70 home games a year along with various other functions and events. Another staple of downtown Greenville is Reedy River Falls Historic Park which features restaurants, art galleries, shopping and more. Bon Secours Wellness Arena is also located downtown and hosts various concerts and events throughout the year, brining in more than one million visitors each year.
Greenville has more corporate headquarters than any other region in South Carolina. Such places include, General Electric, Fluor Corporation, Hubbell Lighting, and Michelin. Greenville’s favorable business climate provides endless opportunities for employment, and is now one of the Southeast’s best areas for business.
Paralleling their success in entertainment and a favorable business climate, Greenville also was recognized by Forbes as being one of “America’s Best Bang-For-the-Buck Cities.” Greenville is full of affordable homes and property taxes that makes Greenville even more poised to grow in the near future.
When it comes to education, Greenville has made sure it is one of South Carolina's most impressive cities. Greenville is home to the prestigious Furman University, widely recognized as one of the nation's best liberal arts schools. The area's public schools are known for providing excellent opportunities for all students. Whether it's at the elementary, middle, or high school level, parents in the city have tremendous peace of mind knowing their children are getting what many in the nation consider to be a world-class education.
As Greenville continues to grow, so does the allure of this beautiful city. Boasting the prestigious schools, beautiful downtown landscape, and growing economy, Greenville has the opportunity to be the perfect place to call homes for everyone.