32 stores in Greensboro
Shopping and stores in Greensboro
Greensboro, formerly known as Greensborough, is a city in North Carolina, United States. It is the largest City in Guilford County, and the 3rd largest City by population in North Carolina. The City is estimated to have a population of 277,080. This city is located in the Piedmont region at the intersection of Interstate 40, Interstate 85 and Interstate 73 highways. The city was established to replace Guilford Court House as the county seat. This move was aimed at moving the county courts at a more central place where most people could access them. The city occupies a total area of 283 km2.
Greensboro economy is mainly centered around tobacco, textiles and furniture. The central position of the city in the state of North Carolina has made it popular place for businesses and families. Several companies have their headquarters in Greensboro. Lorillard Tobacco Company, Honda Aircraft Company, Mac Trucks, the International textiles group and Volvo Trucks of North America are some of the companies based in this city. City leaders are now working to attract more businesses in the City. This led to the opening of Gateway University Research Park. The City is well-known for its large varieties retail shopping malls.