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What Bert Has To Say About Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord 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.


  • Profile: Mid-sized city complex
  • Time zone: Eastern Standard Time
  • Elevation: 769
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Charlotte
  • Zip Codes: Charlotte (zip 28205)

Quick Facts About Charlotte

    The unemployment rate in Charlotte (zip 28205) is 5.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Positive. Charlotte (zip 28205) jobs have Increased by 1.85 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Charlotte (zip 28205)'s cost of living is 4.50% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Charlotte (zip 28205)'s population is 43,299 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -9.10 percent.
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Charlotte (zip 28205) is $147,400. Home appreciation the last year has been 8.60 percent.
    Charlotte (zip 28205) public schools spend $9,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 12.3 students per teacher in Charlotte (zip 28205).

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