Greenville, North Carolina 

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Population

90,597

101% Growth

Unemployment Rate

6.0%

Median Income

$35,225

Avg. Home Price

$121,200

Best Places to Live in Greenville, North Carolina

Small city - Eastern North Carolina, 80 miles east of Raleigh-Durham
Pros
-Nearby coastline
-Cost of living
-Economic turnaround
Cons
-Crime rates
-Hot, humid summers
-Arts & culture

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What Bert Has To Say About Greenville Metro Area

Greenville is a gateway to the eastern third of North Carolina and is mainly an agricultural and trading center with a strong tobacco presence. Some employment categories have declined, partially due to cutbacks in the tobacco industry, but the economy is in transition and future job-growth projections are among the highest in the state. A wide assortment of other manufacturing activity, from pharmaceuticals to material handling equipment, is located in the area.


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: North Carolina
County: Pitt County
Metro Area: Greenville Metro Area
City: Greenville
Zip Codes: 27858 27834
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 40 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Greenville is 6.0% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Greenville jobs have increased by 0.70%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Greenville's cost of living is 11.20% lower than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Greenville's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Greenville's population is 90,597 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 101.45%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 34 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Greenville is $121,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.17%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Greenville public schools spend $8,312 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.6 students per teacher in Greenville. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Greenville

It's a good time to buy in Greenville. Home Appreciation is up 3.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Greenville Real Estate.

The median home price in Greenville is $121,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Greenville   25 Reviews
AVOID - 1/14/2016
absolutely avoid this place. I was (also) tricked to work at ECU unless someone thinks I am dumb enough to willfully drive 953 miles away from a vested position for a... Read More

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Greenville - 1/8/2014
I agree with the other reviewers on several points about this town. They are correct. This town is very lacking in culture. That is correct. The old attitudes still... Read More

Oh, stay away - 6/21/2013
I mistakenly moved to Greenvul 10 yrs ago for a job at the hospital. I was tricked, as on the surface, it seemed a decent place to live. If you want to step back in... Read More


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