Greenville, South Carolina

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Greenville, South Carolina
City
Location in South Carolina Nicknames: G-Vegas
Coordinates: 34°50′40″N 82°23′8″W / 34.84444°N 82.38556°W / 34.84444; -82.38556Coordinates: 34°50′40″N 82°23′8″W / 34.84444°N 82.38556°W / 34.84444; -82.38556
Country United States
State South Carolina
County Greenville
Founded 1831
Government
 • Mayor Knox White
Area
 • City 26.1 sq mi (67.7 km2)
 • Land 26.1 sq mi (67.5 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.23%
Elevation 1,007 ft (307 m)
Population (2010)
 • City 58,409
 • Density 2,148.0/sq mi (829.4/km2)
 • Urban 400,492
 • Metro 824,112
Time zone Eastern (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) Eastern (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 29601-29617
Area code(s) 864
FIPS code 45-30850[1]
GNIS feature ID 1245842[2]

Greenville is a city in South Carolina, United States. Bob Jones University is in Greenville. Greenville is in the Blue Ridge region of the state and is the county seat of Greenville County. As of 2010, it had an urban population of 400,492.

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