Family Circle Magazine (2010) recently ranked Simpsonville as one of the top 10 best places in America to raise a family. In its yearly roundup of perfect places to raise children, Family Circle ranked Simpsonville as a top community for its affordable homes, green spaces, blue-ribbon schools, and giving spirit.
Simpsonville is a city in Greenville County, South Carolina, United States. It is part of the Greenville–Mauldin–Easley Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 18,244 at the 2010 census, and estimated at 19,056 in 2012. Simpsonville is part of the "Golden Strip", along with Mauldin and Fountain Inn, which is noted for having low unemployment due to a diversity of industries including Para-Chem, Kemet, Sealed Air and Milliken. Simpsonville is home to Hillcrest High School. Simpsonville is also home to the 2008 Little League Softball World Champions.