Neighborhoods in Charlotte

People love to live in Charlotte. Charlotte-Mecklenburg has one of the highest in-migration rates in the nation and consistently ranks in the top 10 most popular U.S. moving destinations. While some of this growth can be attributed to a fast-growing economy, much can be attributed to its low cost of living and high quality of life.

Charlotte’s housing market is experiencing one of the strongest recoveries in the nation. Whether it’s a condo in uptown, an historic home in the suburbs, or a new home on Lake Norman, newcomers have a diverse choice of neighborhoods to choose from. Download a PDF here.

 

NeighborhodsSelect Mecklenburg County Areas

Ballantyne
Zip Codes: 28277
2015 Population: 68,260
2020 Projected Population: 75,096
2015 Median Household Income: $95,416
2015 Median Age: 38.1
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 27.5%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 62.2%

Cornelius
Zip Codes: 28031
2015 Population: 27,404
2020 Projected Population: 30,265
2015 Median Household Income: $83,375
2015 Median Age: 39.0
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 30.4%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 54.9%

Davidson
Zip Codes: 28036
2015 Population: 17,278
2020 Projected Population: 19,036
2015 Median Household Income: $83,679
2015 Median Age: 37.8
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 18.6%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 54.3%

Dilworth / South End
Zip Codes: 28203
2015 Population: 12,600
2020 Projected Population: 13,747
2015 Median Household Income: $63,337
2015 Median Age: 34.7
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 43.2%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 60.4%

Elizabeth
Zip Codes: 28204
2015 Population: 5,317
2020 Projected Population: 5,671
2015 Median Household Income: $63,556
2015 Median Age: 33.9
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 46.9%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 62.7%

Huntersville
2015 Population: 60,741
2020 Projected Population: 67,748
2015 Median Household Income: $89,565
2015 Median Age: 36.3
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 28.94%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 52.9%

Madison Park / Selwyn Village
Zip Codes: 28209
2015 Population: 21,576
2020 Projected Population: 22,746
2015 Median Household Income: $61,964
2015 Median Age: 36.4
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 38.5%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 54.8%

Myers Park
Zip Codes: 28207
2015 Population: 9,357
2020 Projected Population: 9,765
2015 Median Household Income: $114,873
2015 Median Age: 40.1
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 20.7%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 80.2%

Plaza Midwood / NoDa
Zip Codes: 28205
2015 Population: 45,529
2020 Projected Population: 47,593
2015 Median Household Income: $34,584
2015 Median Age: 34.4
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 37.4%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 29.0%

SouthPark
Zip Codes: 28210, 28211
2015 Population: 74,299
2020 Projected Population: 78,258
2015 Median Household Income:  $60,613
2015 Median Age: 38.6
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 29.8%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 54.6%

University
Zip Codes: 28262, 28269
2015 Population: 122,860
2020 Projected Population: 135,794
2015 Median Household Income: $46,236
2015 Median Age: 30.2
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 35.4%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 42.5%

Uptown
Zip Codes: 28202
2015 Population: 12,351
2020 Projected Population: 13,509
2015 Median Household Income: $63,608
2015 Median Age: 31.6
2015 Population (Age 25-44): 51.8%
Bachelor’s Degree or Higher: 36.7%