Greenville, SC

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Falls Park in Greenville, South Carolina, USA

Greenville County is one of the counties in the state of South Carolina. It’s the biggest county in the Upstate of South Carolina and therefore the most populous county with an estimated population of 523,542 in 2019. Its county seat is Greenville.

Location

Greenville is found within the northwestern region, in the Upstate of South Carolina. Greenville, SC is a few hours away from many beaches like Myrtle Beach and halfway from other metropolitan cities like Atlanta, Charlotte, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Charleston.

Climate

In Greenville, the Winter season is simply short and cool. The hot season starts in May and ends in September and the cool season starts from November to February. The hottest temperature occurs in July and the coolest temperature occurs in January.

Famous Attractions

Greenville has been named one of the Best Small Cities in the US according to the National Geographic Travel in 2018. It’s is filled with many attractions that every visitor and local in Greenville will enjoy. Here are some of the top attractions when visiting Greenville, SC.

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Falls Park Drive
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Downtown Greenville
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Liberty Bridge

Health Care

Greenville has two major healthcare systems: Greenville Health System (GHS) and Bon Secours St. Francis Health System.

  • Prisma Health (former Greenville Health System)
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Photo by Healthcare Finance News

Prisma Health, former Greenville Health System, is a non-profit organization in South Carolina and is one of the largest health systems and leading medical facilities in Southeast.

  • Bon Secours St. Francis Health System
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Photo by Greenville Journal

Bon Secours St. Francis Health System is a non-profit, private health system that gives advanced clinical care within the Upstate of South Carolina.