Greenville Apartments for Rent
Located approximately halfway between Atlanta and Charlotte, Greenville is a charming city in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. With a collection of waterfalls and stunning mountain views, many are discovering this picturesque city. Greenville is frequently found at the top of “best” lists, including being named the “Top 10 Tastiest Town in the South” by Southern Living Magazine in 2013, one of the “Top 10 Fastest Growing U.S. Cities” by CNN Money in 2012, coming in at number five on Bloomburg’s list of “America’s Most Fun, Affordable Cities.”
Greenville is also a college town with a number of colleges and universities, including Furman and Bob Jones University. Nearby Spartanburg offers even more choices with Wofford College, Methodist College, Converse College, USC Upstate, and Spartanburg Community College.
The large college presence in and around Greenville helps to boost the local economy and provide jobs and entertainment to residents. Mining is another industry in Greenville; gold, rubies, amethysts, emeralds and granite are all mined within 60 miles of the city.
Three large venues in Greenville provide cultural entertainment including sporting events, Broadway shows, symphonies, concerts, ballet, hockey, and indoor football. Specialty boutiques in Haywood Mall, museums, zoos, and the science center all entertain young and old. Greenville apartments are great for families and students looking to live in a southern town with an active cultural life.