Greenville South Carolina Relocation Information

Spectacular waterfalls, hilltop wineries, and fine art galleries are only a few of the attractions drawing Baby Boomers to the wondrous city of Greenville South Carolina. Located at the base of the Appalachian Mountains, Greenville’s stunning backdrop invites those searching for the best places to live in Western South Carolina from all around to hike the local trails, and bask in the beauty of the mountains. 

As the fourth largest growing municipality in the state, Greenville hosts a plethora of cultural events and festivals in its historic downtown. Become a food critic at the Annual Chili Cook Off, or attend a performance at the Annual Ole’ Time Fiddlin’ Convention. Even your favorite four-legged-friend can join in on the fun during Waggin’ At the Waterpark!

Greenville retains its Southern charm through the city’s dedication to maintaining its parks and historic landmarks. A collection of greenways connect numerous parks and provide easy access to perfect picnic places and other recreational areas. Take a scenic bike ride along the Swamp Rabbit Trail, or attend a free Moonlight Movie on the lawn at Falls Park on the Reedy. 

Downtown Greenville is scattered with luxury condos and spacious lofts nearby to the city’s prestigious schools, stylish stores, and exquisite dining. Cultural downtown is an ideal place for any new resident. Domestic and international airports in the vicinity allow easy travel to and from the city. Enjoy the upscale amenities of a city with the cultural surroundings of a small Southern town; only in Greenville South Carolina.   

GENERAL INFORMATION

Population: 60,709

Average Age: 35 years

Average Income: $40,982

Average Home Price: $186,319

Average Temperature Winter: 50°F

Average Temperature Summer: 80°F

 POPULAR BANKS 

  • The Palmetto Bank - 306 E North St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 255-7960 palmettobank.com
  • Pinnacle Bank of SC - 937 N Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 233-6915 pinnaclebanksc.com
  • Bank of America - 498 S Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 271-5740 locators.bankofamerica.com

GREENVILLE SOUTH CAROLINA BEST RATED SCHOOLS 

  • Elementary: AJ Whittenburg Elementary School402 Westfield St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 452-0500
  • Middle School: Sterling School99 John McCarroll Way, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 355-4480
  • High School: Wade Hampton High School - 100 Pine Knoll, Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 355-0100
  • Private Schools: St. Marys Catholic School 101 Hampton Ave, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 271-3870 St. Anthony of Padua Catholic School - 309 Gower St, Greenville, SC 29611 (864) 271-0167 Haynsworth School - 228 E Park Ave Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 235-3010
  • College: Clemson University - 101 Sikes Ave, Clemson, SC 29634 (864) 656-3311 clemson.edu

GREENVILLE SOUTH CAROLINA TOP HOSPITALS 

  • AnMed Health Medical Center - 800 N Fant St, Anderson, SC 29621 (864) 512-1000 anmedhealth.org
  • Greenville Memorial Hospital - 701 Grove Rd, Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 455-7000 ghs.org
  • Greer Memorial Hospital - 830 South Buncombe Rd, Greer, SC 29650 (864) 848-8200 ghs.org

TOP EMPLOYERS

  • School District of Greenville County 
  • Greenville Hospital Systems 
  • BMW Manufacturing 
  • Spartanburg Regional Health Services
  • Anderson County Schools 
  • Michelin North America 
  • AnMed Health 
  • Clemson University
  • General Electric 
  • Flour Corporation 

TOP INDUSTRIES

  • Manufacturing 
  • Retail trade 
  • Construction 
  • Educational services 
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services 

UTILITY COMPANIES

Power Company:

    Duke Energy - 425 Fairforest Way, Greenville, SC 29607 (800) 769-3766 duke-energy.com

Water Company:

     Greenville Water System - 407 W Broad St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 241-6000 greenvillewater.com

Cable TV:

   Charter Communications - 17 Lindsay Ave, Greenville, SC 29607 (888) 438-2427 charter.com

Natural Gas:

    Piedmont Natural Gas 100 Woodruff Industrial Ln, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 232-5141 piedmontng.com

Trash Collection:

    Greenville Garbage Department - 360 S Hudson St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 467-4345 greenvillesc.gov

TRAVEL RELATED INFORMATION

AIRPORTS 

  • Greenville Spartanburg International Airport (GSP) - 2000 GSP Dr #1, Greer, SC 29651 (864) 877-7426 gspairport.com
  • Greenville Downtown Airport (GMU) - 100 Tower Dr, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 242-4777 greenvilledowntownairport.com
  • Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) - 61 Terminal Dr  Fletcher, NC 28732 (828) 684-2227 flyavl.com

BEST HOTELS/INNS 

  • Hampton Inn & Suites Greenville Downtown - 171 River Pl, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 271-8700 hamptoninnandsuitesgreenville.com
  • Hilton Garden Inn Greenville - 108 Carolina Point Pkwy, Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 284-0111 hiltongardeninn3.hilton.com
  • The Westin Poinsett Greenville - 120 S Main St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 421-9700 westinpoinsettgreenville.com
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites Greenville Haywood - 65 W Orchard Park Dr, Greenville, SC 29615 (864) 233-8018 laquintagreenvillehaywoodroad.com
  • Value Place Greenville - 116 Chalmers Road  I-85 & Mauldin Rd, Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 277-5500 valueplace.com

BEST RESTAURANTS 

  • The Trappe Door - 23 W Washington St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 451-7490
  • Sushi Koji - 247 North Main St, Greenville, SC 29601 (864) 631-1145
  • Giovanni’s Italian Restaurant - 1178 Woodruff Rd, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 297-0999
  • Sciortino’s Trattoria and Pizzeria - 3734 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615 (864) 991-8636
  • Schwaben House - 1440 Pelham Rd, Greenville, SC 29615 (864) 329-8681

TOP RETAILERS 

  • Rite Aid1 E Stone Ave, Greenville, SC 29609 (864) 235-9115
  • Wal-mart Supercenter - 6134 White Horse Rd, Greenville, SC 29611 (864) 295-3181
  • Publix Super Market - 235 South Pleasantburg Dr, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 250-4700
  • Kmart1 K-Mart Plaza, Greenville, SC 29605 (864) 242-5414
  • Target - 1112 Woodruff Rd, Greenville, SC 29607 (864) 286-3689

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