2015 By The Numbers


GDC By The Numbers

$158,428,000 – new capital investment

600,000 – square footage of potential spec development

304 – new jobs created

124 – business retention visits

48 – acres added to Velocity Park

25 – successful projects

15% – downtown vacancy rate

7 – new apartments added to downtown


Big Stories from 2015

$1,034,016,761gross retail sales for the City of Greer in fiscal year 2015

$100,000,000announced investment by Mitsubishi Polyester Film in Greer facility

$65,000,000 investment by Spartanburg Regional in new Greer-based cancer center


Rankings from 2015

3Greer’s ranking in best places for millennial job seekers in SC

4 Greer’s ranking in best places to start a business in SC

21Greer’s ranking on the list of Safest Cities in SC