Situated on the Tar River in North Carolina is one of the fastest growing cities – Greenville.
The city has a lively business community and is ranked among the top places in the nation to farm, bike and study. Greenville was named one of the “100 Best Communities for Young People by America’s Promise Alliance. Other distinctions include “Sportstown USA” by Sports Illustrated and “BMX Pro Town USA.”
The population of Greenville is over 75,000 residents and is served by Pitt-Greenville Airport as well as the Charlotte/Douglas International Airport. Pitt County Memorial Hospital, one of the largest in North Carolina, is located in Greenville. It serves as a teaching hospital for the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.
Activities in Greenville include walking, biking, canoeing, kayaking and boating along one of the largest greenways on the east coast. In addition, the Greenville Museum of Art is a great attraction for a rainy day when the multiple parks and golf courses are closed.