Greenville is located in Greenville County in upstate South Carolina, United States. With a population of 62,252 as of 2014, it is the sixth-largest municipality in the state. The population of the surrounding area was 400,492 as of 2010, making it the third-largest urban area in South Carolina as well as the fastest growing.
Greenville has gained recognition in various publications such as CNN Money, which ranked Greenville as one of the "Top 10 Fastest Growing Cities in the U.S." Bloomberg named Greenville the 3rd Strongest Job Market in 2010 and Forbes name Greenville the 13th Best City for Young Professionals. Additionally the state of South Carolina has been ranked withing the Top 10 Fastest-Growing states and economies by the U.S. Commerce Department.
Downtown Greenville has many diverse areas, which give this city it's unique feel. People who enjoy shopping, eating, entertainment, nature, history, art, and much more will not be disappointed here.
Greenville is also known for having great schools: http://www.greenville.k12.sc.us/