Community Profile: Fountain Inn, SC
Less than 20 miles southeast of Downtown Greenville, South Carolina, is a growing little community of around 10,000 people. Find out more about Fountain Inn in this week’s post.
Fountain Inn. Interesting name, right? But think about it… If you lived in the 1800s and rode along an old stagecoach route, you might stop at an inn that had a fountain nearby.
Even today, a bubbling fountain marks the quaint downtown of this Greenville suburb. During a trip to Fountain Inn, South Carolina, you might stumble across an outdoor bluegrass concerts, farmer’s market, or the annual Aunt Het festival. Also of note is the Younts Center for Performing Arts, which brings affordable local theatre, joy, laughter and inspiration to the area and encourages collaboration, creativity and community.
Business owners in Fountain Inn will also enjoy the benefits of an active Chamber of Commerce. The city is split between two counties: Laurens and Greenville. Fountain Inn’s children benefit from the resources of public schools that are part of Greenville County, which is the largest school district in South Carolina, with more than 57,000 students.
There is a nice selection of homes for sale in Fountain Inn, which have a median listing price of $217,940 and a price per square foot of $119. Listings spend an average of 70 days on the market.
If you’re interested in investing in real estate in Fountain Inn or another community around the Upstate, please get in touch. I’ll be happy to show you around.
Sources: https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/fountaininncitysouthcarolina; https://www.visitgreenvillesc.com/about-greenville/nearby-towns/; https://www.fountaininn.org/; https://www.realtor.com/realestateandhomes-search/Fountain-Inn_SC; https://yountscenter.org/