A big welcome to all expats living in High Point. The InterNations website plays host to expatriates from over 190 different nations with the aim of bringing global minds together in one online community. We can help expats living all over the world share their experiences and support one another. Moving abroad can be daunting and isolating, but with our trusted network, you will be part of an active international expatriate community from the moment you land. Use our discussion groups and forums to find new friends and then, once you've discovered other expats in High Point with whom you'd like to socialize, use our private messaging service to organize a meeting. To find out what living in this furniture-focused US city is really like, the best place to start is probably with a visit to the famous Berenice Bienenstock Furniture Library!
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High Point is a city in North Carolina in the USA, which is known as “The Furniture Capital of the World.” The High Point market attracts 100,000 visitors, local and international, and is the centerpiece for their thriving furniture sector. For expats moving to High Point, it's worth noting that furniture is not all the city has going for it. There's also the Doll and Miniature Museum and High Point City Lake Park. Why not use the InterNations platform to find other expats living in High Point? Bear in mind, too, that a lot of common expat inquiries are dealt with in articles in our online Expat Magazine. However, in order to ask specific questions and get a knowledgeable answer in return, please feel free to get in touch with the InterNations members you meet. It's quite likely that other expats had the same housing, visa and storage queries as you when they first arrived!
Given that High Point is the furniture capital of the USA, you'll find many of the big players in the US furniture industry here and plenty of opportunity too. The city is large and also known for its textiles. Expats working in High Point may find it useful to join some of the InterNations business-related discussion groups in order to keep themselves up to date on industry developments in every sector. Through networking on our site, not only are you likely to find other expatriates with information about the employment and investment situation in your city, but also further afield. Keep up with news of the progress of your given industry and discover opportunities around the globe!