Asheville and Greenville Named Among Top 15 Places to Live

The Cliffs Communities nestled between the two locations

Each year, Livability editors and data scientists analyze statistics on economics, housing, amenities, infrastructure, social and civil capital, and more to create annual rankings of the Top 100 Best Places to Live in America. This year, Greenville, South Carolina and Asheville, North Carolina are ranked at numbers 10 and 14, respectively, confirming what we’ve known all along: the western Carolinas is the perfect place to call home.

The seven communities of The Cliffs are near and between the two in-demand cities, with immediate access to the foodie cultures, entertainment, and Blue Ridge views that attract so many. While once considered hidden gems, it is with great pleasure that we share the rising accolades our surrounding cities boast:

Greenville Ranked #10 Best Place to Live in U.S.

Greenville SC at night

With a variety of job opportunities and affordable housing options, the South Carolina spot scored especially high in economics and housing. Here you’ll find Furman and Bob Jones Universities, as well as awesome cultural amenities like the Greenville Zoo and the Greenville Drive, a Red Sox affiliate team.

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Asheville Ranked #14 Best Place to Live in U.S.

Asheville NC skyline at night

With a population just under 100,000, Asheville provides a lot of bang for your buck. Known primarily for its love of beer and good food, Asheville is the world’s only Foodtopian Society and has an unparalleled foodie scene. The city is also located in the Blue Ridge Mountains and is home to the world-famous Biltmore Estate and stunning Omni Grove Park Inn.

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