The City of Greenville, SC
Greenville is a popular city in the state of South Carolina with a total of 61,782 residents living there. Greenville is ranked as the sixth most populated city in South Carolina and the 492nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in Greenville County. The largest nearby city to Greenville is Spartanburg, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Greenville, including Sub Station II, Maurice's Cafe, Rutherford Station, Subway On Poinsett Highway and Pebble Creek Pizza. For a larger selection of Greenville restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Greenville Golf Courses, Botanical Gardens, Museums, Arenas, Zoos and/or Auto Race Tracks, including the Upcountry History Museum, Hillandale Golf Course, Greenville County Museum of Art, Furman University Japanese Garden and Museum & Gallery at Heritage Green. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Greenville please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 4 airports are located in or near Greenville:
- Anderson County Regional Airport (AND)
- Greenville-Spartanburg Intl. Airport (GSP)
- Pickens County Airport (LQK)
- Spartanburg Downtown Memorial Airport (SPA)
Greenville, South Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Greenville experiences an average high temperature of 50 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 31 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.41 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Greenville with daytime temperatures averaging 86 degrees in the summer, and 53 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Greenville to receive an average of 4.17 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.23 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 105 degrees in the summer and as low as -6 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Greenville should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 71 degrees, and nighttime lows of 49.
Greenville, South Carolina Attractions
1Ashtabula Historic House - Pendleton,
Ashtabula is a plantation house at 2725 Old Greenville Highway near Pendleton in Anderson County, South Carolina in the US. It has been also known as the Gibbes-Broyles-Latta-Pelzer House or some combination of one or more of these names. It was named to the National Register of Historic Places as a Historic District on March 23, 1972. It is considered a significant example of a Lowcountry style plantation house built for a Charleston family in the Upstate in the early nineteenth century.
2Bi-Lo Center - Greenville,
The BI-LO Center is an arena that is situated in downtown Greenville, South Carolina, that is used for concerts, football, and hockey. The arena is currently used by the Greenville Force of the Southern Indoor Football League and the Greenville Road Warriors of the ECHL.
3BMW Zentrum - Spartanburg,
BMW Manufacturing Co. Spartanburg is BMW's only US production facility. It was built to serve the demand of BMW automobiles directly in the US. Due to the structure of BMW's production plan, however, the Spartanburg plant does not actually assemble all BMW vehicles sold in the US market; instead, the plant serves as the only X5 and X6 production site in the world. Hence, all models of these vehicles exported worldwide originate from BMW Spartanburg, .
4Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site - , Flat Rock, , , , , Henderson County,
Carl Sandburg Home National Historic Site, located near Hendersonville in Flat Rock, North Carolina, preserves Connemara Farms, the home of Pulitzer Prize-winning poet and writer Carl Sandburg. Though a Midwesterner, Sandburg and his family moved to this home in 1945 for the peace and solitude required for his writing and the more-than-30 acres of pastureland required for his wife, Lilian, to raise her champion dairy goats.
5Cleghorn Plantation Golf & Country Club - , Rutherfordton,
The Cleghorn Plantation Golf & Country Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Rutherford County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Rutherfordton. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 828-286-9117.
Address: 200 Golf Cir, Rutherfordton, NC 28139
6Crooked Creek Golf Club - , Hendersonville,
The Crooked Creek Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Henderson County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Hendersonville. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 828-692-2011.
Address: 764 Crooked Creek Rd, Hendersonville, NC 28739
7Etowah Valley Country Club & Golf Lodge -South/North - , Etowah,
The Etowah Valley Country Club & Golf Lodge -South/North is an 18 hole resort golf course in Henderson County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Etowah. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 828-891-7141.
Address: 450 Brickyard Rd, Etowah, NC 28729
8Fort Hill - Clemson,
Fort Hill, which is also referred to as the John C. Calhoun Mansion and Library, is a National Historic Landmark in South Carolina which was once the home of John C. Calhoun. It is now part of Clemson University.
9Furman University Japanese Garden - , Furman University,
The Furman University Asian Garden is an Asian garden that can be found on the campus of Furman University at 3300 Poinsett Highway, Greenville, South Carolina. It is open daily without charge.
10Greenville County Museum of Art - Greenville,
The Greenville County Museum of Art is an art museum that is situated in Greenville, South Carolina. Its collections focus mainly on American art, and its holdings include works by Andrew Wyeth, Josef Albers, Jasper Johns, Andy Warhol, Romare Bearden, Jacob Lawrence, Ronnie Landfield, Eric Fischl, Marylyn Dintenfass, and Leon Golub. Southern American and South Carolina-based artists, such as Henrietta Johnston, are also represented.
Greenville, South Carolina Hotels
3Hampton Inn Greenville - Travelers Rest
593 Roe Center Ct
Travelers Rest, SC 29690-1856
5Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Greenville Downtown
407 N Main St
Greenville, SC 29601-2000
6Quality Inn Executive Center - Greenville
540 N Pleasantburg Dr
Greenville, SC 29607-2130
8La Quinta Inn & Suites Greenville-haywood
65 W Orchard Park Dr
Greenville, SC 29615-3538
Greenville, South Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Greenville Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
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