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Fairview Homes is located in a rural, sparsely populated area of Greensboro. The neighborhood is close to Highways 9, 26, 40, 74, and 280. Fairview is located along Highway 40 to the north, High Point Road and United States 29 Alternate to the south, and Merritt Drive to the west. The community sits to the west of the Random Woods and Pennydale neighborhoods, and southeast of the city of Greensboro. Fairview Homes is a part of the 28730 zip code area.
The neighborhood lies southeast of Greensboro and close to many family recreational opportunities.
Fairview Homes sits close to Buffalo Lake, Lake Brandt, and Lake Townsend Watershed Park. Buffalo Lake, which sits along North Elm Street and West Cone Boulevard, is stocked full of bass, crappie, and sunfish, making it very popular among local anglers.
Lake Brandt, named after a Greensboro mayor, is a 1925 municipal reservoir and that offers fishing, kayaking, and canoeing.
The Lake Townsend Watershed Park is Greensboro’s largest municipal reservoir. Activities at the park include fishing and boating. The Lake Townsend Yacht Club sits on the lake’s shores, and is open to the public.
The largest water park in North Carolina is the Wet ‘N Wild Emerald Pointe Water Park. This family friendly park has over 35 rides. Waterslides, pools, and a children’s area are offered at the park. It most popular ride is the Von Dark’s Tunnel of Terror.