Greensboro, North Carolina 

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Population

284,816

+8.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.3%

Median Income

$41,518

Median Home Price

$135,600

Best Places to Live in Greensboro, North Carolina

Mid-sized-city complex - Northwest-central North Carolina, 30 miles south of the Virginia border
Pros
-Cost of living
-Attractive downtown areas
-Some college presence
Cons
-Declining industries
-Growth and sprawl
-Summer heat and humidity

Local Listings in Greensboro, NC
 $156,880 
5308 Ashworth Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1570 SqFt
 $156,880 
5308 Ashworth Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1570 SqFt
 $138,900 
4503 Beckford Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1447 SqFt
 $119,900 
1521 Summit Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 | 1000 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Greensboro-High Point Metro Area

The Greensboro–Winston-Salem–High Point complex occupies two counties and is sometimes called the Piedmont Triad. In comparison to the state’s better-known triad of Raleigh–Durham–Chapel Hill, the economy and lifestyle is more industrial and working-class, although there is a strong university presence and a high level of educational attainment. The economy has an interesting mix of declining and emerging industries, but employment overall has been relatively stable.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Guilford County
Metro Area: Greensboro-High Point Metro Area
Political Ideology: Somewhat liberal
City: Greensboro
Zip Codes: 27406, 27410, 27407, 27405, 27455, 27403, 27401, 27408, 27409, 27214, 11 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 897 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Greensboro is 4.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Greensboro jobs have increased by 1.39%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Greensboro's cost of living is 11.60% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Greensboro's Cost of Living

VOTING
Guilford county voted Democratic in the last four Presidential elections, after voting Republican in 2000. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Greensboro's population is 284,816 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 8.15%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 21 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Greensboro is $135,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.89%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Greensboro

SCHOOLS
Greensboro public schools spend $9,896 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.5 students per teacher in Greensboro. More Education


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Housing Market in Greensboro

It's a good time to buy in Greensboro. Home Appreciation is up 7.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Greensboro Real Estate or Find top agents in Greensboro

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Reviews for Greensboro   42 Reviews
Compton of North Carolina - 5/1/2018
If you ever go here you’ll see the resemblance to Compton. I almost got mugged twice while I was there, a horible bus system, herrasment from locals (if you are white),... Read More

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Pros and Cons - 11/19/2014
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ZIP CODES IN GREENSBORO, NORTH CAROLINA
27406, 27410, 27407, 27405, 27455, 27403, 27401, 27408, 27409, 27214, 11 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN GREENSBORO NC
$156,880
5308 Ashworth Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$138,900
4503 Beckford Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$119,900
1521 Summit Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1.0 |

$124,900
4103 Sacramento Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$159,900
10 Apsley Ct
Bed 3 | Bath 3.0 |

$112,900
1408 Larchmont Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

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