Concord, North Carolina 

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Population

87,607

+16.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$52,901

Median Home Price

$199,000

Best Places to Live in Concord, North Carolina

Mid-sized city complex - Southwest North Carolina along Catawba River near South Carolina border
Pros
-Diverse economy
-Educated population
-Entertainment
Cons
-Crime rates
-Growth and sprawl
-Long commutes

Local Listings in Concord
 $157,900 
135 Deal St SE
Bed 2 | Bath 2 | 1200 SqFt
 $275,000 
7050 Palafox Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1729 SqFt
 $365,000 
3255 Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 3092 SqFt

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.


QUICK FACTS

City: Concord
Zip Codes: 28027 28025
Time zone: Eastern Standard Time (EST)
Elevation: 769 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Concord is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Concord jobs have increased by 2.65%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Concord's cost of living is 0.90% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Concord's Cost of Living

VOTING
Cabarrus county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Concord's population is 87,607 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 16.54%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Concord is $199,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.65%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Concord public schools spend $7,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.8 students per teacher in Concord. More Education


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Housing Market in Concord

It's a good time to buy in Concord. Home Appreciation is up 10.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Concord Real Estate

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Reviews for Concord   8 Reviews
Help me to decide on concord, NC - 4/14/2015
I am looking to relocate due to a new job offer in north Carolina. Ive narrowed my search of cities down to Concord. Some of my concerns coming from California is how is... Read More

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Up and coming city for 2015 - 4/9/2015
I recently just moved to Concord, NC from long island. The people are more than polite. The Weather is amazing and the cost of living is reasonable and affordable. I... Read More

Hell on earth - 12/18/2011
North Carolina Is very boring. If you want to move to a small town with alot of nice people concord is not the place. Im dying to get out of NC because people are moving... Read More


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28027 28025

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NEW LISTINGS IN CONCORD
$157,900
135 Deal St SE
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$275,000
7050 Palafox Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$365,000
3255 Ridge Rd
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$700,000
2411 Christenbury Hall Dr NW
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$340,000
1538 12th Fairway Dr NW
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$219,900
5979 Brookcliff Pl NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$339,500
10993 Aspen Ridge Ln NW
Bed 6 | Bath 5

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