Located along U.S. Highway 29 between Greer and Greenville, the city of Taylors is one of South Carolina's finest communities. Nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains, the outdoor recreation, fine school system, and warm, welcoming atmosphere, makes Taylors apartments for rent continue to be one of the community's hottest commodities. According to information from City-Data, the cost of living index in Taylors is remarkably low, making it an even more attractive place to live, work, and play.
The area where Taylors now sits was part of Cherokee Native American grounds for thousands of years before European settlers established themselves there in 1777. The county seat was originally called Pleasantburg, but Greenville County eventually changed its name due to the scenic location near the Blue Ridge Mountains.
Today, residents are still flocking to the area because of its ideal location near the North Carolina border and beautiful scenery. According to data from the 2010 U.S. Census Bureau, the population is more than 21,000, making it a perfect small town community for those who want a quaint, quiet lifestyle but still desire the amenities of a close-by city.
One of Taylors' finest attractions is Paris Mountain State Park, a part of the community since the 1930s. Plenty of travelers come to Taylors every year because of this park's trailside campsites and hiking excursions of the North Lake Trail Loop. Residents here also enjoy bass fishing, boating, kayaking, and mountain biking. Since Taylors has a temperate climate, activities like swimming, bird watching, and other nature activities are enjoyed by citizens here year round. Camp Buckhorn, a popular lodge in the park, is an ideal location for special events and retreats and has undergone a recent renovation to better serve its residents.
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