CHARLOTTE

Charlotte, a beacon of grandeur in the heart of North Carolina, stands as the state's majestic crown jewel.

Welcome to Charlotte

Luxury personified for North Carolina’s elite

 

Charlotte is the largest city in the state of North Carolina and the second-largest banking center in the United States after New York City. It is situated in the southern part of the state and has a population of approximately 885,458 people as of 2021.

The city is known for its diverse economy, which includes industries such as finance, healthcare, energy, and manufacturing. Some of the biggest employers in Charlotte include Bank of America, Wells Fargo, Atrium Health, and Duke Energy.

Charlotte is also home to several universities and colleges, including the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Queens University of Charlotte, and Johnson & Wales University. The city has a vibrant arts and culture scene, with a wide range of museums, galleries, and theaters, such as the Mint Museum of Art and the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center.

Sports play a major role in Charlotte's culture, with the Charlotte Hornets (NBA) and the Charlotte Panthers (NFL) being the most popular local teams. The NASCAR Hall of Fame and the Charlotte Motor Speedway are also significant attractions for motorsports enthusiasts.
 
Charlotte offers a wide variety of dining options, ranging from upscale restaurants to trendy bars and cafes. The city has also become known for its craft beer scene, with numerous breweries and taprooms throughout the area.
 
Overall, Charlotte is a growing, dynamic city that offers a high quality of life, a diversified economy, and a thriving cultural scene. It has a strong sense of community and is a great place for families, young professionals, and retirees alike.

Charlotte, a beacon of grandeur in the heart of North Carolina, stands as the state's majestic crown jewel. As the largest city and a prominent financial hub, Charlotte exudes an air of prosperity and cultural vitality. Its diverse economy, bolstered by renowned institutions, has attracted discerning individuals seeking a city that thrives on innovation and opportunity. With a population of approximately 885,458 as of 2021, this thriving metropolis offers an extraordinary canvas for affluent residents to bask in its vibrant atmosphere.

Nestled in the state's southern region, Charlotte boasts a plethora of charms that captivate both residents and visitors. The city's allure lies in its illustrious corporate landscape and its rich history, reflected in the architectural marvels that grace its streets.

From stately historic residences to contemporary luxury estates, Charlotte presents various living spaces suited to the most discerning tastes. Furthermore, its enviable location provides convenient accessibility, while lush green spaces scattered throughout the city offer tranquil retreats amid the urban splendor. In addition, Charlotte's climate embraces the changing seasons, inviting residents to savor each delightful transition.


What to Love

  • Cultural effervescence meets Southern sophistication in Charlotte's vibrant core
  • Thriving economy melds with outdoor adventures
  • Seemingly endless gastronomic delights
  • World-class shopping and upscale boutiques
  • Home to sports icons and electrifying entertainment

Local Lifestyle

In the resplendent realm of Charlotte, a day unfolds like a symphony of opulence and possibility. Affluent locals awaken to the embrace of a city pulsating with life. As the sun casts its radiant glow upon the city's thriving streets, residents immerse themselves in a dynamic tapestry of culture, business, and leisure where artistry finds its home in a cosmopolitan haven, and NASCAR enthusiasts delve into the adrenaline-pumping world of speed.

Here, evenings bring forth a culinary crescendo as delectable eateries beckon with tantalizing epicurean experiences. In this city of enchantment, life is imbued with a sense of community, exuding an air of exclusivity and refined elegance that sets Charlotte apart as a coveted haven for those seeking a life of distinction.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Step into a world of refined dining at McNinch House Restaurant, where culinary artistry meets timeless elegance at this historic gem. Patrons feel like they are transported to Victorian times, seated in the living room of friends. Indulge in an unparalleled New American dining experience where contemporary flair meets impeccable service in the heart of Charlotte at Bernardin's Restaurant At Ratcliffe.

Wooden Robot Brewery takes center stage in Charlotte's realm of craft beer excellence, where innovation and flavor intertwine to create liquid masterpieces. Local sports enthusiasts delight in NBA basketball games at Spectrum Center, home to the electrifying Charlotte Hornets, while the iconic Bank of America Stadium captures the indomitable spirit of the Charlotte Panthers.

Things to Do

Unveil a world of artistic wonders within the elegant halls of The Mint Museum, Charlotte's renowned cultural institution. Similarly, Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center delivers pure artistic enchantment with breathtaking performances in an opulent atmosphere.

Local NASCAR enthusiasts embark on a thrilling journey through the history and adrenaline-fueled world of racing at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Additionally, Charlotte Motor Speedway is the city's iconic motorsports venue where patrons can feel the roar of engines and witness heart-stopping racing spectacles.


Schools

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools serve the families of the Charlotte region. The area is known for its many high-ranking universities, such as:


Overview for CHARLOTTE, NC

926,048 people live in CHARLOTTE, where the median age is 35.2 and the average individual income is $39,578.39. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

926,048

Total Population

35.2 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$39,578.39

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for CHARLOTTE, NC

CHARLOTTE has 357,619 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in CHARLOTTE do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 926,048 people call CHARLOTTE home. The population density is 2,580.72 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

926,048

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

35.2

Median Age

47.98 / 52.02%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
357,619

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$39,578.39

Average individual Income

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in CHARLOTTE, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby CHARLOTTE. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
South Charlotte Middle
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 9th
No rating available
Kiddie Academy Of Charlotte
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Providence Spring Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Charlotte Catholic High School
PRIVATE
9th - 12th
No rating available
Calvary Child Dvlpment Center
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
McKee Road Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Charlotte Latin School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Brtish International School Of Charlotte
PRIVATE
PreK - 11th
No rating available
Polo Ridge Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Rea Farms STEAM Academy
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
3rd - 12th
No rating available
Kids R Kids The Academy At Blakeney
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
St Matthew Catholic School
PRIVATE
K - 5th
No rating available
Allenbrook Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Aristotle Preparatory Academy
PUBLIC
K - 7th
2/5
Westerly Hills Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Mountain Island Lake Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Paw Creek Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Niner University Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 2nd
No rating available
Coulwood STEM Academy
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Paw Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Mountain Island Day School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Mountain Island Day Community Charter
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Tuckaseegee Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Renaissance West STEAM Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
East Voyager Academy of Charlotte
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
4th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Harding University High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
West Mecklenburg High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Academy
PUBLIC
K - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 11th
4/5
University Meadows Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Gov's Village STEM (Lower)
PUBLIC
PreK - 4th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Back Creek Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Pioneer Springs Community School
PUBLIC
K - 9th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 10th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Hornets Nest Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Performance Learning Center
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PRIVATE
PreK - 8th
No rating available
PRIVATE
5th - 12th
No rating available
Charlotte Leadership Academy
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Zebulon B. Vance High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Mallard Creek STEM Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
Statesville Road Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Winding Springs Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Mallard Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Charlotte Teacher Early College
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
3/5
Vaughan Academy of Technology
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Northside Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
United Community School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
2/5
David Cox Road Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
Gov's Village STEM (Upper)
PUBLIC
5th - 8th
1/5
Highland Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Croft Community School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
Char Eng Early College-UNCC
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
R.C. Smith Christian Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 9th
No rating available
Unity Classical Charter
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Lake Wylie Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
E. E. Waddell Language Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
5/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
River Gate Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
The John Crosland School
PRIVATE
2nd - 12th
No rating available
Steele Creek Preparatory Academy
PUBLIC
K - 7th
2/5
Winget Park Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
Nations Ford Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Steele Creek Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Harper Middle College High
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Shining Stars Academy
PRIVATE
PreK - 1st
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
K - 9th
3/5
Irwin Academic Center
PUBLIC
K - 5th
5/5
Albemarle Road Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Collinswood Language Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Highland Renaissance Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 12th
No rating available
Montclaire Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Myers Park Traditional Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Bruns Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
2/5
Rama Road Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Shamrock Gardens Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
3/5
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Greenway Park Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Merry Oaks International Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
2/5
Walter G. Byers School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
1/5
Starmount Academy of Excellen
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Villa Heights Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Hickory Grove Christian School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
St Ann Catholic School
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Victory Christian Center School
PRIVATE
PreK - 12th
No rating available
PRIVATE
PreK - 5th
No rating available
Anami Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - 6th
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 10th
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 8th
No rating available
Eastside STREAM Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Devonshire Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
No rating available
First Ward Creative Arts Academy
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Druid Hills Academy
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Hickory Grove Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
2/5
J. H. Gunn Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Lansdowne Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
2/5
Park Road Montessori
PUBLIC
PreK - 6th
4/5
Piedmont Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
5/5
Pinewood Elementary
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Cato Middle College High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Oakhurst STEAM Academy
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
Williams Secondary Montessori
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
5/5
Marie G Davis School
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Charlotte East Language Academy
PUBLIC
K - 8th
1/5
Adventist Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Christ Church Preschool And Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PRIVATE
6th - 12th
No rating available
Charlotte Country Day School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Alternative Learning Center Mosaic (Mosaic School)
PRIVATE
Undergrad - Undergrad
No rating available
Charlotte Montessori School
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Intellicor International Academy
PRIVATE
K - 10th
No rating available
Dilworth Elementary Sedgefield Campus
PUBLIC
PreK - 2nd
No rating available
Invest Collegiate Transform
PUBLIC
K - 10th
1/5
Movement Charter School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
1/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
Ashley Park PreK-8 School
PUBLIC
PreK - 8th
No rating available
Barringer Academic Center