High Point

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1. March 2020
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Piedmont Triad International Airport (IATA: GSO), has around 75 daily flights to most major hubs on the east coast. 12 miles to downtown

High Point is North Carolina's only city that extends into four counties. As of the 2010 census the city had a total population of 104,371, with an estimated population of 108,629 in 2014. High Point is currently the ninth-largest municipality in North Carolina, and the 259th largest city in America. High Point is known for its furniture, textiles, and bus manufacturing. The city is sometimes referred to as the "Home Furnishings Capital of the World". The city's official slogan is "North Carolina's International City" due to the semi-annual High Point Furniture Market that attracts 100,000 exhibitors and buyers from around the world. It is home to one university, High Point University, a private Methodist-affiliated institution founded in 1924. Among the first Europeans to settle Guilford County were English Quakers and German immigrants. High Point was located at the highest point of the 1856 North Carolina Railroad between Charlotte and Goldsboro where it intersected the 1852 Great Western Plank Road.

Country:
United States
Region:
North America
Population:
110,000 people
Safe tap water:
Yes, drinkable
Internet speed:
55 Mbps
Best wireless carrier:
Best coffee:
Pie & Coffee
Cashless society:
Yes, cards OK almost everywhere
Best taxi app:
http://uber.com
Power:
115V60Hz
Ambulance:
911
Fire department:
911
Police:
911

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