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Pros

-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Entertainment

Cons

-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes


What Bert Has To Say About Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia Metro Area


Charlotte is a modern urban and financial center grown up dramatically from its previous agricultural and regional banking roots. Today the city is reputedly the headquarters for more banks than any city outside New York, and is the home to such financial heavyweights as BankAmerica and Wachovia, as well as Lowe’s (home improvement retail) and specialty steel maker Nucor. A diverse commercial and industrial economy has developed around the financial industry. Downtown is a mix of contemporary skyscraper architecture and a number of well-preserved 19th-century neighborhoods.

Highlights


Mid-sized city complex - Southwest North Carolina along Catawba River near South Carolina border See Local Real Estate
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City: Charlotte
Zip Codes: 28269, 28277, ... 27 total
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 769 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Charlotte


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Charlotte is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Charlotte jobs have Increased by 3.50 percent. Learn more...
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Charlotte's cost of living is 2.80% Lower than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Charlotte's Cost of Living
    POPULATION
    Charlotte's population is 827,097 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 108.90 percent. Learn more...
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Charlotte is $169,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.05%. Check out the homes in the area.
    SCHOOLS
    Charlotte public schools spend $8,932 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.5 students per teacher in Charlotte. Learn more...

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Charlotte Housing Market


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  5/15/2018
The Next Dallas...

This city will be the NEXT Dallas.. Or what Dallas was in it's PEAK YEARS (minus the fact that NC has a state tax lol) The Uptown Charlotte area is INCREDIBLE and... (Read More)

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  5/1/2018
Chicagoan can't even take the crime

I'm born bred, raised Chicagoan. I'm 40 and had to move to Charlotte for 4.5 years for my job. Been all over the country, Los Angeles, New York, Miami and you kinda... (Read More)

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  4/13/2018
Glad to Leave

I’ve lived in a small town outside of Charlotte for 15 years and am done with the area. Thank goodness for my Realtor for selling my home in 5 days so we could move.... (Read More)

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