Located in South Carolina, United States, the city of Greer is located in the Greenville metropolitan area.
Most areas in Greer are reasonably quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - however some parts can be quite noisy, especially around Interstate 85, the airport (Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport) or one of the railway lines. Parks are spread out sparsely, which makes them rather difficult to get to. Despite that, there are around 10 green spaces nearby for residents to relax in, like Century Park and J Verne Smith Recreation Area.
In Greer, the majority of the dwellings are single detached homes, and mobile homes are also present in the housing stock. Roughly 30% of properties in this city were constructed since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were built pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This part of the Greenville metropolitan area has quite a good selection of housing sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Roughly 70% of the population of this city own their home and 30% are renters.
A portion of home buyers in this part of the Greenville metropolitan area may be able to travel to one of over 50 supermarkets on foot, while others will have to turn to another means of transportation. There are also a few opportunities for those who care about restaurants within walking distance. As far as education is concerned, it can be very difficult to access high schools and primary schools as a pedestrian from houses for sale in Greer. Apart from public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools.
The preferred method of transportation in this city is usually a car. Parking is quite easy. However, traveling on foot is not very convenient for residents in Greer because meeting daily needs is difficult by walking.