Greer South Carolina is one of the fastest growing cities in South Carolina, and for several good reasons. The BMW manufacturing plant located in Greer, SC has added 3000 jobs over the years and is in the process of expanding the plant to double capacity. Central Greer is only a short 20 minute drive to the amenities of downtown Greenville, yet offers a variety of properties that will meet almost any need. The properties range from downtown historic homes, waterfront homes, and subdivision homes to rural properties with mountain views.Population in excess of 20,000. The city of Greer has been known as Greer Station. Most of Greer Station downtown is National Historic District. In recent years public partnerships have begun to renovate and re-make the downtown area while preserving the charm and quality of the turn of the century buildings.