why live in High point?
Along with Greensboro and Winston-Salem, High Point is one of the cities making up the Triad of North Carolina. With a population of nearly 115,000 people, High Point offers great neighborhoods, recreation, and business opportunities. Major industries in High Point include furniture, textiles, and bus manufacturing. 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 High Point University, a private Methodist-affiliated institution founded in 1924. HPU boast 97% outcomes rate for their graduates. That is 11 points higher than the national average. High Point was also named #1 Best Regional College in the South for the ninth consecutive year.