City At A Glance

#19 LivScore 620
Downtown Greensboro, North Carolina

Quick Facts:

Population: 278,163
Median Household Income: $42,022
Average Work Commute: 18 Minutes
Median Home Price: $120,000

About Greensboro, NC

Greensboro, NC, located 90 minutes from Raleigh, is packed with places to grow and play. Greensboro is home to the University of North Carolina-Greenboro and North Carolina A&T State University, as well as a growing health-care industry. Canoeing and kayaking, galleries, attractions, and events like the Carolina Film and Video Festival keep people active and entertained. This Top 10 Green City also features the Proximity hotel, known as the “greenest hotel in America.”