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Greer
  • Suburb in South Carolina

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade A minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B
  5. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A
  7. Jobs
    grade B+
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A minus
  12. Commute
    grade B minus

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Greer is a suburb of with a population of 37,010. Greer is in Greenville County and is one of the best places to live in South Carolina. Living in Greer offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Greer there are a lot of parks. Many families and young professionals live in Greer and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in Greer are highly rated.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$239,400
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,060
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    29%
  • Own
    71%
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Greer Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade C
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    203.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    21.3
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    28.4
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    220.4
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    1,630.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    163.5
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    12%
  • 18-24 years
    7%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    14%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    9%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    23%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    10%
    national  11%

Working in Greer

Jobs
grade B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$73,534
National
$75,149

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