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"the Textile Capital of the World"

The South Carolina state capital is Columbia.

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29601, 29605, 29607, 29609, 29611, 29615

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The population of Greenville is approximately 58,282 (1990), 58409 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 26,453 (1990), 25599 (2010).

The amount of land area in Greenville is 65.005 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Greenville is 25.38 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.181 sq kilometers.
The distance from Greenville to Washington DC is 419 miles. The distance to the South Carolina state capital is 104 miles. (as the crow flies)
Greenville is positioned 34.83 degrees north of the equator and 82.37 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Greenville elevation is 1,000 - 3,500 feet above sea level.
The Greenville median home price is $130,013 (August 1997).

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Greenville location: in northwestern South Carolina in the foothills of the Appalachian mountains, on the banks of the Reedy River, about 145 miles northeast of Atlanta, Georgia and 100 miles southwest of Charlotte, North Carolina.

Other communities in the nearby area are: Mauldin, Taylors, Lyman, Greer, Wellford, Inman, Spartanburg, Travelers Rest, Easley, Anderson, Williamston, and Simpsonville

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Greenville is pleasant year-round, with spectacular seasonal changes during the year.
The weather in Greenville is moderate. Here is a Weather page for Greenville.
The average low temperature is 48 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 78 degrees F.
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The incorporation date of Greenville: 1831

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The official site for Greenville, co-sponsored by the city, the chamber and the convention & visitors bureau.

Find information about Greenville at Greenville On-line

Discover South Carolina's UpCountry
P.O. Box 3116
Greenville, South Carolina 29602
Phone: 864-233-2690
Toll-free: 800-849-4766

Hollywild Animal Park
Hampton Road between Inman and Greer

Attractions in Greenville

A Virtual Tour of Greenville

Bob Jones Museum and Gallery
1700 Wade Hampton Blvd.
Phone: (864) 242-5100
This collection features German, Italian, French, and Spanish artists from the 13th through the 19th centuries. Among the Gallery's 27 rooms, you will find over 400 paintings by world renowned artists such as Rembrandt, Rubens, and Van Dyck.

The South Carolina Botanical Garden

Greenville County Art Museum
420 College St
Greenville, SC 29601-2017
Phone: 864-271-7570

The Greenville Zoo
150 Cleveland Park Dr
Greenville, SC 29601-3147
Phone: 864-467-4300

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