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2019 Compare Cities Housing:
Hickory, NC vs Charlotte, NC

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Highlights
- The median age of a home in Charlotte is 25.0% older than the median age of a home in Hickory.
- Homes are 11.4% more expensive likely to be rented in Charlotte than in Hickory.

Housing
 Hickory, NCCharlotte, NCUnited States
 362740
 $155,600$228,800$231,200
 10.3%9.6%6.7%
 25.8%46.4%35.6%
 13.8%34.9%27.4%
 $9.7$11.6$11.8
 47.6%49.0%56.0%
 13.6%7.8%12.2%
 38.8%43.3%31.8%
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 Avg Rent For Home Or Apartment
 Hickory, NCCharlotte, NCUnited States
 $1,061$1,346$1,470
 $565$965$821
 $565$989$930
 $700$1,133$1,148
 $900$1,530$1,537
 $1,020$1,961$1,791
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 Vacant Housing
 Hickory, NCCharlotte, NCUnited States
 3.3%2.4%2.1%
 0.7%0.8%0.5%
 1.8%0.7%1.0%
 0.8%0.4%0.5%
 1.5%0.6%4.0%
 5.5%2.9%4.2%
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 Owner-Occupied Housing Value
 Hickory, NCCharlotte, NCUnited States
 3.5%2.0%3.5%
 1.3%0.7%3.1%
 3.9%1.6%3.9%
 6.1%3.7%5.4%
 11.0%6.9%6.3%
 19.3%21.4%14.7%
 17.0%17.3%14.6%
 20.4%18.3%18.7%
 9.5%10.1%11.0%
 3.9%5.9%6.2%
 2.6%6.4%7.0%
 0.9%2.9%2.7%
 0.2%1.7%1.5%
 0.2%0.7%0.5%
 0.3%0.5%0.7%
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 Housing Units By Year Built
 Hickory, NCCharlotte, NCUnited States
 0.1%1.5%0.9%
 2.0%3.6%2.3%
 11.8%23.9%14.5%
 19.7%20.4%14.0%
 18.3%15.5%13.6%
 16.0%12.2%15.5%
 19.7%20.4%14.0%
 8.2%6.9%10.5%
 6.4%2.9%5.1%
 6.8%3.0%12.9%

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Reviews for Hickory    6 Reviews
Hate of Southern American Culture - 9/10/2019
Cons, No ethnic diversity"... How is that a "Con"? That means it has a rich traditional culture, where most people share a interest in the same... Read More

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Hickory - 7/9/2011
I was born and raised in Hickory and I was finally able to escape. For anyone looking for a place to live and work, try somewhere else. The job market is absolutely... Read More

It doesn't really get any better than this! - 9/21/2008
Hickory is located in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in the western part of North Carolina. Born and raised in Caldwell county, just over the bridge, I've... Read More

Reviews for Charlotte    299 Reviews
For Heaven’s Sake! - 6/27/2019
At first glance Charlotte appears to be an attractive place for families and singles of all ages alike. Scrutinizing it in depth however, revealed to me that below the... Read More

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Charlotte is a tiny dump surrounded by suburban sp - 6/23/2019
This isn't a city, it's a sprawling suburb with jammed roads and nowhere really to go or do. Skip Charlotte altogether. Just a boring big box suburb with massive city... Read More

Charlotte - the best city for me. - 6/4/2019
I moved to Charlotte in 2003 and still live here now. I've lived in Charleston SC, Denver CO, Tucson AZ, Santa Cruz, CA, Greenville SC and Winston-Salem NC. Every... Read More

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ZIPS IN HICKORY, NORTH CAROLINA
28601 28602
ZIPS IN CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA
28269, 28277, 28215, 28227, 28216, 28210, 28205, 28212, 28262, 28213, 27 total

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