SELECT, Ira’s Chicken, and L’Incanto – opened on or steps away from Trade Street shortly before the groundbreaking, the owners knowing full-well the impact torn-up roads and sidewalks could have on their bottom line.
Partners Celebrate Groundbreaking of Project “CenterG”
Get to know CenterG. That’s the name of the $10.8 million streetscape project that will take place in the City of Greer’s central business district for the next 18 months. City officials joined construction partners from Greer CPW, CoTransCo (representing…
City of Greer Receives Hampton Inn Plans
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Plans have been submitted for downtown Greer’s new Hampton Inn, which is slated to begin construction in 2019. The hotel will be located at the corner of Jason Street and North Main Street, according to submitted documents. Floor plans include…
Streetscape No Problem for 3 New Greer Restaurants
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Three new restaurants have opened in Greer just weeks before an 18-month streetscape construction project gets underway downtown. Each owner said the project may cause a few disruptions in business, but that doesn’t bother them. “We’re in it for the…
Greer’s New Look: Not Your Traditional Downtown Streetscape
When talk first started about giving Greer Station — Greer’s downtown district — a new look, the thought was that it would keep a traditional downtown look. Wrong. When the $6 million shared-street project gets underway in January, Greer’s Trade…
Urban Petals Opens Retail Storefront in Downtown Greer
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Urban Petals, a floral and event design studio, has announced an expansion of its offerings and will open a retail storefront in Greer. The retail space will be located within its current studio at 210 Trade Street. With its open…
The Hiring Group Named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
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Inc. magazine today revealed that The Hiring Group is No. 130 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American…
The Strip Club 104 to Eliminate Plastic Straws
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The Strip Club 104, a steakhouse in historic downtown Greer, has announced it will eliminate single-use plastic straws from its establishment. “We have to start somewhere, with a goal of eliminating all plastic disposable products from our establishment and replacing…
Greer Looks to the Future as Work Begins on a New Look for Downtown
With steak and oyster houses, salons and boutiques, ice cream and antiques, Greer’s downtown is humming with activity. But it has the potential to be even more, city leadership believes — and the transformation they envision is now entering the next major phase.…
City to Finance Gateway Updates
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The City of Greer is partnering with BMW to improve landscaping and signage at the I-85 and SC-101 interchange. As part of the “Eyes on 85” initiative, BMW will install an irrigation system at the interchange and Greer will handle…
Get to Know Greer
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Population Growth Between 2000-2020
One of South Carolina's fastest growing cities, Greer is part of a region that totals over 1.5 million people.
Median age of population (2021): 37.5
Consumer financial analysis website NerdWallet ranked Greer the fourth best city in South Carolina to start a business.
Businesses in Greer have average revenues of $2,184,227; that is 139 percent higher than the average South Carolina business.