Greenville

Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and about equidistant to major cities.

Welcome to Greenville

Located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and about equidistant to major cities such as Atlanta, Charlotte, and Columbia, is the blossoming city of Greenville, South Carolina. We’re kinda obsessed with our city and are passionate about helping people find their dream homes here. Truth is, you can’t go too far in Greenville without finding something to do. With year-round activities, a growing downtown, charming local shops, incredible outdoor spaces to explore, and more, we think you’ll fall in love with Greenville quickly too!
 
 

Greenville’s Booming Economy

Greenville’s strong economy and growing job market is one of the main reasons why the we have enjoyed record numbers of new residents in recent years. The tech industry has established a foothold here, and the city has been called the “Silicon Valley of the South,” and “The New Start-Up South” among other honors. It’s not just the tech industry either, as other sectors such as healthcare, engineering, and service are also enjoying steady growth.
 

A Vibrant and Bustling Social and Cultural Community

All work and no play isn’t good for anyone, and thankfully Greenville has plenty of opportunities for social and cultural engagement. Stroll down the streets of tree-lined downtown, take in a show at the performing arts center, or visit the stunning Reedy Falls; it’s all waiting for you!
 

Something for Everyone!

If you’re a foodie, you’ll be right at home amongst Greenville’s flourishing restaurant and craft beer scene. If outdoor adventure is more your style, then it’s just a quick trip to the mountains for some hiking and climbing. Greenville also boasts great schools and relaxing suburbs just a short distance to downtown. No matter what you’re looking for in a city, you’ll find it when you move here to our friendly and growing community.
 
At Encore Realty, we’re proud of our remarkable city and community, and we want to show you all of the reasons why Greenville will make a great home for you and your family.

Overview for Greenville, SC

69,725 people live in Greenville, where the median age is 34.5 and the average individual income is $48,837. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

69,725

Total Population

34.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$48,837

Average individual Income

Around Greenville, SC

There's plenty to do around Greenville, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

54
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
47
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score
23
Minimal Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Empanadas & Salsas, MooHogz Craft BBQ, and Greektown Express.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 3.65 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.51 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.96 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 0.42 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 4.68 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.79 miles 8 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Greenville, SC

Greenville has 33,089 households, with an average household size of 1.98. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Greenville do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 69,725 people call Greenville home. The population density is 2,342.77 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

69,725

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

34.5

Median Age

47.67 / 52.33%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
33,089

Total Households

1.98

Average Household Size

$48,837

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Greenville, SC

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Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Greenville. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
J. L. Mann High Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
5/5
Dr. Phinnize J. Fisher Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
No rating available
School Governor's School for Arts and Humanities
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
First Baptist Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
4th - 8th
No rating available
Augusta Circle Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Sara Collins Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
East North Street Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
Greenville Middle Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Cyber Academy of South Carolina
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Christ Church Episcopal Preschool
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
St Joseph's Catholic School
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
White Oak Baptist Church Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Summit Drive Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Greenville Senior High Academy
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Hughes Academy of Science and Technology
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
3/5
Greenville Technical Charter High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
First Presbyterian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Montessori School Of Greenville
PRIVATE
PreK - 3rd
No rating available
St Anthony Of Padua Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Beck International Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
A.J. Whittenburg Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Meyer Center for Special Children
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
St Marys Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Westminster Weekday School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
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