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
 $947,500 
2107 Berkshire Ln
Bed 6 | Bath 7 |
 $475,000 
6116 New Bailey Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 4 |
 $77,000 
704 Abington Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1 |

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

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

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

The median home price in Greensboro is $135,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Greensboro   43 Reviews
This place kind of sucks - 6/22/2019
Lived here about a year and cant wait to get out. Too many reasons why but just a few that I can name are: 1) Its got a poor economy and low quality of life. Alot of... Read More

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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

tbd - 2/21/2016
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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
$947,500
2107 Berkshire Ln
Bed 6 | Bath 7

$475,000
6116 New Bailey Trl
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$77,000
704 Abington Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$485,000
601 Magnolia St
Bed 5 | Bath 3

$65,000
704 Pine St
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$92,500
1213 Eton Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$649,500
3915 Brass Cannon Ct
Bed 4 | Bath 5

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