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Population in 2012: 775,202 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +43.3%
Males: 372,833  (48.1%)
Females: 402,369  (51.9%)

Median resident age:  33.4 years
North Carolina median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 28078, 28105, 28134, 28202, 28203, 28204, 28205, 28206, 28207, 28208, 28209, 28210, 28211, 28212, 28213, 28214, 28215, 28216, 28217, 28226, 28227, 28244, 28262, 28269, 28270, 28273, 28277, 28278, 28280, 28282.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,950 (it was $46,975 in 2000)
Charlotte:

$50,950
NC:

$45,150
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $30,501

Charlotte city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $168,000 (it was $131,500 in 2000)
Charlotte:

$168,000
NC:

$150,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $242,828; Detached houses: $253,571; Townhouses or other attached units: $189,031; In 2-unit structures: $172,391; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $149,485; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $181,535; Mobile homes: $48,804; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $112,782

Median gross rent in 2012: $872.

Recent home sales, real estate maps, and home value estimator for zip codes: 28201, 28202, 28203, 28204, 28205, 28206, 28207, 28208, 28209, 28210, 28211, 28212, 28213, 28214, 28215, 28216, 28217, 28223, 28226, 28262, 28269, 28270, 28273, 28277, 28278.

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  • White alone - 339,294 (43.8%)
  • Black alone - 266,104 (34.3%)
  • Hispanic - 104,913 (13.5%)
  • Asian alone - 41,764 (5.4%)
  • Two or more races - 19,075 (2.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 2,208 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 979 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 870 (0.1%)

Races in Charlotte detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Charlotte: 93.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)


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Ancestries: German (8.2%), English (6.9%), Irish (6.7%), United States (4.7%), Scotch-Irish (2.3%), Italian (2.0%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1768

Elevation: 850 feet

Land area: 242.3 square miles.

Population density: 3,200 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Charlotte:

  • High school or higher: 88.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.9%
  • Unemployed: 10.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Charlotte city:

  • Never married: 38.5%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 3.0%
  • Widowed: 4.6%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

97,773 residents are foreign born (7.0% Latin America, 2.2% Asia, 1.5% Europe).

This city:  13.9%
North Carolina:  7.7%



According to our research of North Carolina and other state lists there were 901 registered sex offenders living in Charlotte, North Carolina as of August 27, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Charlotte to the number of sex offenders is 860 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,092 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,819 (1.2%)

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Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (454.6 miles , pop. 1,517,550).

Nearest cities: Matthews, NC (3.0 miles ), Pineville, NC (3.0 miles ), Mint Hill, NC (3.1 miles ), Stallings, NC (3.4 miles ), Belmont, NC (3.5 miles ), Mount Holly, NC (3.5 miles ), Harrisburg, NC (3.6 miles ), Hemby Bridge, NC (3.7 miles ).

Latitude: 35.21 N, Longitude: 80.83 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Queen City

Daytime population change due to commuting: +125,474 (+16.2%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 307,930 (81.1%)

Area codes: 704, 980

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Crime rates in Charlotte by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 74666766598583768358615652
per 100,000 11.810.410.49.98.912.611.910.410.97.57.67.16.4
Rapes 308293289306312323346282272303239218223
per 100,000 49.346.044.745.847.147.749.538.535.839.030.027.627.6
Robberies 2,6512,9962,8932,6882,7863,6493,2073,1912,9842,3461,7951,6121,798
per 100,000 423.9470.7447.2402.4420.9538.9458.5435.2393.3301.7225.0204.2222.4
Assaults 4,4824,4204,3344,1344,1183,8763,8963,6843,7312,9182,7962,9013,165
per 100,000 716.7694.5670.0618.9622.2572.4557.1502.4491.7375.2350.5367.5391.5
Burglaries 9,59810,28510,51611,06612,02112,78313,58212,94811,9339,8179,3258,5367,761
per 100,000 1534.81616.01625.71656.61816.21887.81942.01765.71572.71262.31168.91081.2959.9
Thefts 27,78927,29125,86026,62828,12926,70828,15432,31329,73525,37922,71121,37122,688
per 100,000 4443.64287.93997.73986.24249.83944.34025.54406.63918.83263.32846.92707.02806.2
Auto thefts 4,5614,4064,6386,8406,7777,0987,1506,0185,2663,3372,6652,1012,138
per 100,000 729.3692.3717.01023.91023.91048.31022.3820.7694.0429.1334.1266.1264.4
Arson 315317455300347317346388336249247195197
per 100,000 50.449.870.344.952.446.849.552.944.332.031.024.724.4
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 688.1688.7666.4668.9696.4724.8702.3658.6598.8472.4405.8382.4386.7

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.5%
North Carolina:

9.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

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Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +110,805 (+25.8%).

Most common industries in 2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Finance and insurance (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Social assistance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5%)
  • Other business operations specialists (3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3%)
  • Top executives (3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3%)
  • Sales representatives, services (3%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers, ranchers, and other agricultural managers (4%)
  • Elementary and middle school teachers (3%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (3%)
  • Other business operations specialists (3%)
  • Building cleaning and pest control workers (3%)
  • Registered nurses (3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (3%)

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Tornado activity:

Charlotte-area historical tornado activity is above North Carolina state average. It is 66% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 5/5/1989, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.7 miles away from the Charlotte city center killed one person and injured 6 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 3/27/1994, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 3.7 miles away from the city center injured 2 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Charlotte-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above North Carolina state average. It is 92% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1998 at 09:56:11, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 46.2 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/2006 at 05:44:25, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 62.7 miles away from Charlotte center
On 6/5/1998 at 02:31:01, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 18.8 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2006 at 11:22:00, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/7/2007 at 11:07:03, a magnitude 3.1 (3.1 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 75.3 miles away from Charlotte center
On 8/4/2007 at 10:04:46, a magnitude 3.0 (3.0 LG, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 73.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Mecklenburg County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Hurricanes: 2, Drought: 1, Blizzard: 1, Drought: 1, Freeze: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Charlotte topographic map

Birthplace of: Dovey Johnson Roundtree - Civil rights and criminal defense lawyer, Davis Love III - Professional golfer, Ricky Steamboat, Jr. - Professional wrestler, Billy Graham - (born 1918), evangelist, Bobby Jones (basketball, born 1951) - Basketball player, Charles Alston - Artist, Timothy Griffin - Politician, Bill Haas - Professional golfer, Chris Leak - College football player, Andrew Warner - Professional wrestler.

Medal of Honor Recipients born in Charlotte: Gordon Johnston, Jerry K. Crump.

Main business address for: FAMILY DOLLAR STORES INC (RETAIL-VARIETY STORES), Camden Summit Partnership, L.P. (OPERATORS OF APARTMENT BUILDINGS), INTERSTATE LAND INVESTORS II LTD PARTNERSHIP (REAL ESTATE), WACHOVIA CORP NEW (NATIONAL COMMERCIAL BANKS), PCA INTERNATIONAL INC (SERVICES-PERSONAL SERVICES), Polypore, Inc. (MISCELLANEOUS MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES), RCG COMPANIES INC (LAND SUBDIVIDERS & DEVELOPERS (NO CEMETERIES)), SPEIZMAN INDUSTRIES INC (WHOLESALE-INDUSTRIAL MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT) and 25 other public companies.


Hospitals/medical centers in Charlotte:

  • BMA EAST CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 1334 CENTRAL AVENUE)
  • BMA NATIONS FORD (Dialysis Facility, 7901 ENGLAND STREET)
  • BMA OF BEATTIES FORD INC (Dialysis Facility, 1534 NORTH HOSKINS ROAD)
  • CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, 1000 BLYTHE BLVD)
  • CHARLOTTE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 2321 W MOREHEAD STREET)
  • CHARLOTTE EAST DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 3204 NORTH SHARON AMITY ROAD)
  • DIALYSIS CARE OF MECKLENBURG COUNTY INC (Dialysis Facility, 3515 LATROBE DRIVE)
  • FMC OF NORTH CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, BMA OF NORTH CHARLOTTE INC)
  • FRESENIUS MEDICAL CARE CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 928 BAXTER STREET)
  • INDEPENDENT NEPHROLOGY SERVICES CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 8430 UNIVERSITY EXECUTIVE PARK DR STE 690)
  • METROLINA KIDNEY CENTER WEST CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 3057 FREEDOM DRIVE)
  • NORTH CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 6620 OLD STATESVILLE ROAD)
  • RAI CARE CENTERS CHARLOTTE (Dialysis Facility, 9030 GLENWATER DRIVE)
  • SOUTH CHARLOTTE DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, 6450 BANNINGTON ROAD)
  • ADVANCED HOME CARE (Home Health Center, 2520 WHITEHALL PARK DRIVE SUITE 950)
  • DUKE AND ST JOSEPH HOME CARE (Home Health Center, 900 BAXTER STREET SUITE 102)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 11111 CARMEL COMMONS BLVD STE 350)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, 9009-C PERIMETER WOODS DRIVE)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SERVICES/CHARLO (Home Health Center, 8520 CLIFF CAMERON DRIVE STE 140)
  • HEALTHY AT HOME CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER (Home Health Center, 4701 HEDGEMORE DRIVE SUITE 300)
  • HOME HEALTH PROFESSIONALS (Home Health Center, 2221 EDGE LAKE DRIVE SUITE 190)
  • INNOVATIVE SENIOR CARE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 1420 E SEVENTH ST, SUITE 100)
  • INTERIM HEALTHCARE OF THE TRIA (Home Health Center, 141 PROVIDENCE ROAD)
  • LIBERTY HOME CARE II, LLC (Home Health Center, 3700 SHAMROCK DRIVE 6TH FLOOR)
  • PERSONAL HOME CARE OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC (Home Health Center, 1515 MOCKINGBIRD LANE STE 801)
  • TRI-COUNTY VISITING NURSES INC (Home Health Center, 1204 THE PLAZA)
  • BON REA DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 3747 BON REA DRIVE)
  • CAROLINAS MED CENTER-MERCY (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 2001 VAIL AVE)
  • CAROLINAS MED CTR-UNIVERSITY (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, 8800 NORTH TYRON STREET)
  • CAROLINAS MEDICAL CENTER/BEHAV HEALTH (Acute Care Hospitals,Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 1000 BLYTHE BLVD)
  • CAROLINAS SPECIALTY HOSPITAL 7TH FLOOR SOUTH (Hospital, provides emergency services, 2001 VAIL AVENUE)
  • CHARLOTTE INSTITUTEOF REHABILITATION (Hospital, provides emergency services, 1100 BLYTHE BLVD)
  • CHARTER PINES BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SYSTEM (Hospital, 3621 RANDOLPH ROAD)
  • DALMOOR DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 4400 DALMOOR DRIVE)
  • FLOWE DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 628 FLOWE DRIVE)
  • HEATHCROFT (Hospital, 3046 HEATHCROFT COURT)
  • MANTLE COURT GROUP HOME (Hospital, 4319 MANTLE COURT)
  • MECKLENBURG CO MENTAL HEALTH HOSP (Hospital, provides emergency services, 501 BILLINGSLEY RD)
  • NOVANT HEALTH CHARLOTTE ORTHOPEDIC HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Other, 1901 RANDOLPH RD)
  • NOVANT HEALTH PRESBYTERIAN MEDICAL CENTER (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 200 HAWTHORNE LANE BOX 33549)
  • OAK STREET GROUP HOME-ST. MARK (Hospital, 1801 OAK STREET)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOSPICE (Hospital, 1918 RANDOLPH RD STE LL-50)
  • PRESBYTHERIAN SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, 1600 EAST THIRD ST P O BOX 33234)
  • RAVENDALE DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1123 RAVENDALE DRIVE)
  • RHA/HOWELL CARE CENTERS/BURTONWOOD CIRCLE (Hospital, 1710 BURTONWOOD CIRCLE)
  • RHA/HOWELL CARE CENTERS/CLEAR CREEK (Hospital, 11950 HOWELL CENTER DRIVE)
  • RHA/HOWELL CARE CENTERS/SHELBOURNE PLACE (Hospital, 2524 SHELBOURNE PLACE)
  • RHA/HOWELL'S CHILD CARE CENTER INC/ MONROE ROAD (Hospital, 7621 MONROE ROAD)
  • ROBINHOOD ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 5343 ROBINHOOD ROAD)
  • STARNES GROUP HOME (Hospital, 2823 STARNES ROAD)
  • TUCKASEEGEE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 5400 TUCKASGEE ROAD)
  • VOCA-FREEDOM GROUP HOME (Hospital, 5911 FREEDOM DR)
  • VOCA-HARRISBURG ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 6620 HARRISBURG ROAD)
  • VOCA-NORWICH ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1006 NORWICH ROAD)
  • VOCA-OAK DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 5416 OAK DRIVE)
  • VOCA-OAKHAVEN DRIVE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 12516 OAKHAVEN DRIVE)
  • VOCA-PURSER GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1615 PURSER DRIVE)
  • VOCA-SANDBURG GROUP HOME (Hospital, 9317 SANDBURG AVENUE)
  • VOCA-SIMPSON GROUP HOME (Hospital, 3017 SIMPSON DRIVE)
  • VOCA-ST. JOHN'S CHURCH ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 2220 ST. JOHN'S CHURCH ROAD)
  • VOCA-TODDVILLE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 1809 TODDVILLE ROAD)
  • VOCA-WILSON AVENUE GROUP HOME (Hospital, 2103 WILSON AVENUE)
  • VOCA-WOODBRIDGE ROAD GROUP HOME (Hospital, 5901 WOODBRIDGE ROAD)
  • ASBURY CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 3625 WILLARD FARROW DR)
  • AVANTE AT CHARLOTTE (Nursing Home, 4801 RANDOLPH RD)
  • BRIAN CENTER HEALTH AND REHAB/CH (Nursing Home, 5939 REDDMAN ROAD)
  • BRIAN CENTER NURSING CARE/SHAM (Nursing Home, 2727 SHAMROCK DRIVE)
  • CHARLOTTE HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 1735 TODDVILLE RD)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - CHARLOTTE (Nursing Home, 2616 E 5TH ST)
  • GOLDEN LIVINGCENTER - DARTMOUTH (Nursing Home, 300 PROVIDENCE RD)
  • HUNTER WOODS NURSING AND REHAB (Nursing Home, 620 TOM HUNTER RD)
  • LIBERTY NURSING AND REHAB CTR OF MECKLENBURG CTY (Nursing Home, 3700 SHAMROCK DR)
  • MECKLENBURG HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 2415 SANDY PORTER ROAD)
  • PEAK RESOURCES - CHARLOTTE (Nursing Home, 3223 CENTRAL AVENUE)
  • PRESBYTERIAN ORTHOPAEDIC HOSP-TRANSITIONAL CARE (Nursing Home, 1901 RANDOLPH ROAD)
  • PRESBYTERIAN SUB ACUTE CARE (Nursing Home, 200 HAWTHORNE LANE)
  • RANDOLPH MANOR (Nursing Home, 2623 CRANBROOK LANE)
  • SARDIS OAKS (Nursing Home, 5151 SARDIS RD)
  • SATURN NURSING REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, 1930 WEST SUGAR CREEK ROAD)
  • THE CARRIAGE CLUB OF CHARLOTTE (Nursing Home, 5804 OLD PROVIDENCE RD)
  • THE STEWART HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, 6920 MARCHING DUCK DRIVE)
  • UNIVERSITY PLACE NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 9200 GLENWATER DRIVE)
  • WHITE OAK MANOR - CHARLOTTE (Nursing Home, 4009 CRAIG AVENUE BOX 220130)
  • WILORA LAKE HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, 6001 WILORA LAKE ROAD)

Political contributions by individuals in Charlotte, NC

Airports and heliports located in Charlotte:


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Amtrak station:

CHARLOTTE (1914 N. TYRON ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Operable nuclear power plants near Charlotte:

  • 20 miles: McGuire 1 and 2 in Cornelius, NC.

Local government website: www.charmeck.nc.us

Biggest Colleges/Universities in Charlotte:

  • University of North Carolina at Charlotte (Full-time enrollment: 18,379; Location: 9201 University City Blvd; Public; Website: www.uncc.edu; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Central Piedmont Community College (FT enrollment: 7,630; Location: 1201 Elizabeth Avenue; Public; Website: www.cpcc.edu)
  • Johnson & Wales University-Charlotte (FT enrollment: 2,428; Location: Academic Center, 801 West Trade Street; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.jwu.edu/)
  • Queens University of Charlotte (FT enrollment: 1,549; Location: 1900 Selwyn Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.queens.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • Johnson C Smith University (FT enrollment: 1,415; Location: 100 Beatties Ford Road; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.jcsu.edu)
  • University of Phoenix-Charlotte Campus (FT enrollment: 1,154; Location: 3800 Arco Corporate Dr Ste 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.phoenix.edu/campus-locations/NC/Charlotte/charlotte.aspx; Offers Master's degree)
  • The Art Institute of Charlotte (FT enrollment: 781; Location: Three Lakepointe Plaze, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway; Private, for-profit; Website: www.artinstitutes.edu/charlotte)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Charlotte South (FT enrollment: 701; Location: 4135 Southstream Blvd., Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • King's College (FT enrollment: 648; Location: 322 Lamar Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: WWW.KINGSCOLLEGECHARLOTTE.EDU)
  • Charlotte School of Law (FT enrollment: 382; Location: 2145 Suttle Ave; Private, for-profit; Offers Doctor's degree)
  • Southeastern Institute-Charlotte (FT enrollment: 310; Location: 4 Woodlawn Green Ste 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.southeasterninstitute.com)
  • DeVry University-North Carolina (FT enrollment: 260; Location: 2015 Ayrsley Town Blvd., Suite 109; Private, for-profit; Website: www.devry.edu; Offers Master's degree)
  • ITT Technical Institute–Charlotte North (FT enrollment: 120; Location: 10926 David Taylor Drive Ste 100; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)
  • Carolinas College of Health Sciences (FT enrollment: 107; Location: 1200 Blythe Blvd; Public; Website: www.carolinascollege.edu)
  • Regency Beauty Institute-Charlotte (FT enrollment: 101; Location: 9101 Kings Parade Blvd; Private, for-profit; Website: www.regencybeauty.com)
  • Hairstyling Institute of Charlotte Inc (FT enrollment: 69; Location: 209B S Kings Dr; Private, for-profit)
  • New Life Theological Seminary (FT enrollment: 55; Location: 3117 Whiting Ave; Private, not-for-profit; Website: www.nlts.org; Offers Master's degree)
  • Carolina School of Broadcast Training (FT enrollment: 49; Location: 3435 Performance Rd; Private, for-profit; Website: csbradiotv.com/documents/Catalog+Complete+Version+Cover+Contents+for+Online+Publication+100109+Vol+II+No+18.pdf)
  • Brookstone College (FT enrollment: 44; Location: 10125 Berkeley Place Drive; Private, for-profit; Website: www.brookstone.edu)
  • Mercy School of Nursing (FT enrollment: 25; Location: 701 B Forest Point Circle; Public; Website: www.cmc-mercy.org/son)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Charlotte:

  • York Technical College (about 21 miles; Rock Hill, SC; Full-time enrollment: 2,970)
  • Winthrop University (about 21 miles; Rock Hill, SC; FT enrollment: 4,937)
  • Gaston College (about 22 miles; Dallas, NC; FT enrollment: 2,732)
  • NASCAR Technical Institute (about 28 miles; Mooresville, NC; FT enrollment: 2,200)
  • Rowan-Cabarrus Community College (about 37 miles; Salisbury, NC; FT enrollment: 2,691)
  • Catawba Valley Community College (about 43 miles; Hickory, NC; FT enrollment: 2,135)
  • Limestone College (about 48 miles; Gaffney, SC; FT enrollment: 2,200)

Biggest public high schools in Charlotte:

Biggest private high schools in Charlotte:

  • PROVIDENCE DAY SCHOOL (Students: 1,512; Location: 5800 SARDIS RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CHARLOTTE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,377; Location: 7702 PINEVILLE MATTHEWS RD; Grades: 9 - 12)
  • CHARLOTTE LATIN SCHOOL (Students: 1,353; Location: 9502 PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • HICKORY GROVE BAPTIST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,061; Location: 6050 HICKORY GROVE RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CHARLOTTE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 1,053; Location: 7301 SARDIS RD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • NORTHSIDE CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 875; Location: 333 JEREMIAH BLVD; Grades: PK - 12)
  • VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER SCHOOL (Students: 445; Location: 1501 CARRIER DR; Grades: PK - 12)
  • UNITED FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 292; Location: 8617 PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • THE FLETCHER SCHOOL (Students: 247; Location: 8500 SARDIS RD; Grades: KG - 12)
  • CHARLOTTE ISLAMIC ACADEMY (Students: 153; Location: 4301 SHAMROCK DR; Grades: KG - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Charlotte:

Biggest private elementary/middle schools in Charlotte:

  • HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 923; Location: 3100 PARK RD; Grades: 6 - 8)
  • ST MATTHEW CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 673; Location: 11525 ELM LN; Grades: KG - 5)
  • ST GABRIEL CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 591; Location: 3028 PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: KG - 5)
  • COUNTRYSIDE MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 481; Location: 9026 MALLARD CREEK RD; Grades: PK - 9)
  • CHARLOTTE PREPARATORY SCHOOL (Students: 437; Location: 212 BOYCE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • TRINITY EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (Students: 374; Location: 750 E 9TH ST; Grades: KG - 8)
  • ST PATRICK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 1125 BUCHANAN ST; Grades: KG - 5)
  • PROVIDENCE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 242; Location: 4906 PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CHRIST CHURCH KINDERGARTEN (Students: 215; Location: 1412 PROVIDENCE RD; Grades: PK - KG)
  • BACK CREEK CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 204; Location: 1827 BACKCREEK CHURCH RD; Grades: PK - 8)
See full list of schools located in Charlotte

Library in Charlotte:

  • PUBLIC LIBRARY OF CHARLOTTE & MECKLENBURG COUNTY (Operating income: $38,462,611; Location: 310 NORTH TRYON STREET; 1,240,949 books; 3,507 e-books; 60,357 audio materials; 31,619 video materials; 19 local licensed databases; 56 state licensed databases; 3,295 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Bank of America has its MAIN address in Charlotte
  • Carolina School of Broadcasting / Corrected Information: 3435 Performance Road Charlotte NC 704-395-9272 website www.csbradiotv.com
  • Carolina School of Broadcasting has moved to 3435 Performance Rd. in Charlotte, N.C. 28214 with telephone 704-395-9272 and e-mail address csbnc at bellsouth.net and www.csbradiotv.com as it's new web address. Please update. Thank you.
  • The Art Institute of Charlotte current enrollment 800+, address Three LakePointe Plaza, 2110 Water Ridge Parkway

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Notable locations in Charlotte: Carmel Country Club (A), Myers Park Country Club (B), Grier Field (C), Hart Industrial Park (D), Charlotte Country Club (E), Quail Hollow Country Club (F), Revolution Park Golf Course (G), Providence Square (H), Park Square (I), Outlet Marketplace (J), Little Rock Industrial Park (K), Hanover Square (L), Charlotte Fashion Plaza (M), Central Square (N), Mecklenburg Complex Department of Correction (O), 4101 South I-85 Industrial Park (P), Metrolina Fairgrounds (Q), Four Seasons Plaza (R), Greenbrier Business Park (S), Town Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Crossroads Shopping Center (1), Yorkmont Shopping Center (2), Wilkinson Boulevard Shopping Center (3), Westover Shopping Center (4), Westerly Hills Shopping Center (5), Village Shopping Center (6), Villa Square Shopping Center (7), Sedgefield Shopping Center (8), Sardis Crossing Shopping Center (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Charlotte include: Hickory Grove Church (A), Hillcrest Church (B), Homestead United Methodist Church (C), Homewood Church (D), Hutchinson Church (E), Albemarle Road Church (F), Landmark Church (G), Amity Church (H), Antioch Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hebrew Cemetery (1), Dinkins Cemetery (2), Elmwood Cemetery (3), Moores AME Zion Cemetery (4), Big Spring United Methodist Cemetery (5), Mulberry Presbyterian Cemetery (6), Thrift Baptist Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Hechenbleikner Lake (A), Guymanton Lake (B), Azusa Grotto Lake (C), Marlwood Lake (D), Forest Lake (E), Whippoorwill Lake (F), Pine Lake (G), Charlotte Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Edwards Branch (A), Doby Creek (B), Dairy Branch (C), Coffey Creek (D), Clarks Creek (E), Campbell Creek (F), Brier Creek (G), Toby Creek (H), Taggart Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Charlotte include: Kilborne District Park (1), Abbott Park (2), Albemarle Road Park (3), Dowd House Historic Site (4), Amay James Park (5), Revolution Park (6), Double Oaks Park (7), Clark Griffith Park (8), Carowinds (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: City-County Government - Fire Department- All Other Fire Related Info (Museums; 420 West 5th Street) (1), Mint Museum Shops (220 North Tryon Street) (2), Discovery Place & the Charlotteservr IMX DME Thtre (Museums; 301 North Tryon Street) (3), Hezekiah Alexander Homesite (Museums; 3500 Shamrock Drive) (4), Mint Hill Country Doctors Museum (4311 Hillside Drive) (5), Carolinas Aviation Museum (4108 Airport Drive) (6), McGill Rose Garden (Museums; 940 North Davidson Street) (7), Charlotte Museum of History (3500 Shamrock Drive) (8), Levine Museum of the New South (200 East 7th Street) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: American Motel (6834 Wilkinson Boulevard) (1), Extended Stay America - Charlotte/Tyvola (6035 Nations Ford Rd) (2), Drury Inn and Suites Charlotte (415 West WT Harris Boulevard) (3), Four Points By Sheraton Charlotte Uptown (201 South McDowell Street) (4), AmeriSuites Charlotte Airport (2950 Oak Lake Boulevard) (5), Charlotte-Days Inn Downtown (601 N Tryon St) (6), Amerisuites (2950 Oak Lake Boulevard) (7), Airport Parkway Inn (2400 Wilkinson Blvd) (8), Hilton Garden Inn® Charlotte Uptown (508 E 2nd St) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Trial Court Administrator (832 East 4th Street) (1), City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Trial Court Administrator- Administra (832 East 4th Street) (2), City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Trial Court Administrator- Administration (832 East 4th Street) (3), City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Trial Court Administrator- Family Court Divi (832 East 4th Street) (4), City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Trial Court Administrator- Operations Divi (832 East 4th Street) (5), Housing Authority Of The City Of Charlotte - Villa Court- Meadow Oaks (6011 Florence Avenue) (6), Coventry Court Townhomes (15206 Coventry Court Lane) (7), City County Government - Courts Of Justice- Court Services Department- Structure Day Pro (901 Elizabeth Avenue) (8). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Mecklenburg County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI  PM10 PM2.5 CO  SO2 NO2 Ozone 

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 33.8. This is about average.
City:

33.8
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.5. This is about average. There were 69 monitors within city limits.
City:

18.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.3. This is about average. There were 33 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.3
U.S.:

9.6
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.299. This is about average. There were 64 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.299
U.S.:

0.334
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 0.850. This is significantly better than average. There were 19 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.850
U.S.:

2.433
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. There were 23 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.0
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 25.4. This is about average. There were 43 monitors within city limits.
City:

25.4
U.S.:

28.3
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2007 was 0.00085. This is significantly better than average. There were 1 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00085
U.S.:

0.06353

Drinking water stations with addresses in Charlotte and their reported violations in the past:

CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG UTILITY (Population served: 700000, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (JUL-06-2005), St Public Notif requested (JUL-06-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between AUG-12-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - In JUL-2001, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-31-2001), St Formal NOV issued (JAN-25-2002), St Public Notif requested (JAN-25-2002)
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
CABARRUS WOODS/CAMBRIDGE S/D (Population served: 6408, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between APR-02-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAR-09-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-08-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 96 regular monitoring violations
CAROLINA TRACE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 2432, Purch_surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2003, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (SEP-15-2003), St Public Notif requested (SEP-15-2003), St Public Notif received (NOV-25-2003), St Compliance achieved (APR-30-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (DEC-07-2004), St Public Notif requested (DEC-07-2004), St Compliance achieved (DEC-10-2004)
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between OCT-23-2003 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
CONNESTEE FALLS (Population served: 2014, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • OCCT Study Recommendation - Between JUL-1994 and DEC-2025, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (SEP-29-1995), St Formal NOV issued (SEP-29-1995)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-08-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 138 regular monitoring violations
BRANDYWINE BAY (Population served: 1957, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between AUG-30-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
BRADFIELD FARMS S/D (Population served: 1745, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAY-24-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-2000 and DEC-2003, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Formal NOV issued (MAY-14-2003), St Public Notif requested (MAY-14-2003), St Compliance achieved (DEC-30-2003)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and NOV-01-1999, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-01-1999)
  • 165 regular monitoring violations
COROLLA LIGHT UTILITIES (Population served: 1200, Purch_groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: TTHM
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-02-2006), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-02-2006)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-03-2005), St Formal NOV issued (NOV-22-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-15-2005), St Formal NOV issued (2 times from NOV-22-2005 to NOV-22-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (AUG-04-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2005)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (APR-26-2005), St Formal NOV issued (MAY-13-2005), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-13-2005), St Public Notif received (NOV-09-2005)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between OCT-30-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between AUG-17-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between MAY-18-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between FEB-15-2005 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • Other Non-NPDWR Potential Health Risks - Between NOV-10-2004 and DEC-31-2025, Contaminant: Public Notice
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
ABINGTON S/D (Population served: 1170, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JUL-08-1997), St Formal NOV issued (JUL-08-1997), St Public Notif received (JUL-24-1997), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-1998)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Charlotte that have no violations reported:

  • BELVEDERE PLANTATION (Population served: 2497, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CHERRY CREEK APARTMENTS (Serves TN, Population served: 1442, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)
  • CHALET VILLAGE NORTH (Serves TN, Population served: 1332, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)
  • BENT CREEK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 800, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_surface_water)
  • BAHIA BAY S/D (Population served: 350, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • COLLEGE PARK (Population served: 193, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BRITLEY S/D (Population served: 155, Primary Water Source Type: Purch_groundwater)
  • CRESTVIEW ESTATES S/D (Population served: 80, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • CRYSTAL MOUNTAIN (Population served: 76, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • ELON PARK (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 18.1%
(8.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.3% for Black residents, 28.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 23.5% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
North Carolina:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.5%
Whole state:  66.7%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.1%
Whole state:  5.9%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Charlotte, NC

People in group quarters in Charlotte in 2010:

  • 5,602 people in college/university student housing
  • 2,595 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 1,956 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 910 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 824 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 461 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 351 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 244 people in state prisons
  • 133 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 129 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 116 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 47 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Charlotte in 2000:

  • 4,902 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 2,428 people in nursing homes
  • 1,516 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 1,393 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 393 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 292 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 264 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 249 people in state prisons
  • 186 people in other types of correctional institutions
  • 156 people in other group homes
  • 150 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 150 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 142 people in halfway houses
  • 79 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 36 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 17 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 8 people in religious group quarters
  • 4 people in unknown juvenile institutions

Charlotte compared to North Carolina state average:

Charlotte, North Carolina environmental map by EPA

Map Legend

  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Arenas or stadiums:

  • Bank of America Stadium. Capacity: 73,298. Carolina Panthers.
  • Charlotte Bobcats Arena. Charlotte Bobcats (NBA).
  • Halton Arena. University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Banks with most branches in Charlotte (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: 43 branches. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Bank of America, National Association: 38 branches. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Branch Banking and Trust Company: 24 branches. Info updated 2010/03/29: Bank assets: $168,867.6 mil, Deposits: $127,549.5 mil, headquarters in Winston Salem, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1793 total offices, Holding Company: Bb&T Corporation
  • First-Citizens Bank & Trust Company: 19 branches. Info updated 2011/10/11: Bank assets: $20,566.4 mil, Deposits: $17,596.8 mil, headquarters in Raleigh, NC, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 433 total offices, Holding Company: First Citizens Bancshares, Inc.
  • SunTrust Bank: 16 branches. Info updated 2010/05/27: Bank assets: $171,291.7 mil, Deposits: $129,833.2 mil, headquarters in Atlanta, GA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1716 total offices, Holding Company: Suntrust Banks, Inc.
  • Fifth Third Bank: 14 branches. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp
  • PNC Bank, National Association: 9 branches. Info updated 2012/03/20: Bank assets: $263,309.6 mil, Deposits: $197,343.0 mil, headquarters in Wilmington, DE, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3085 total offices, Holding Company: Pnc Financial Services Group, Inc., The
  • Woodforest National Bank: Charlotte Nc Walmart Branch, Matthews Wal-Mart Branch, Wilkinson Blvd Wal-Mart Branch, S. Tryon Wal-Mart Branch. Info updated 2011/05/10: Bank assets: $3,488.9 mil, Deposits: $3,097.6 mil, headquarters in Houston, TX, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 766 total offices, Holding Company: Woodforest Financial Group Employee Stock Ownership Plan (With 401(K) Provisions) (Amended And
  • Yadkin Valley Bank and Trust Company: Southpark Branch, Southend Branch, Mt. Island Branch, Matthews-Mint Hill Branch. Info updated 2009/05/19: Bank assets: $1,991.0 mil, Deposits: $1,738.1 mil, headquarters in Elkin, NC, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 39 total offices, Holding Company: Yadkin Valley Financial Corporation
  • 17 other banks with 31 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Charlotte, North Carolina:

  • Holiday Inn Charlotte University, 8520 University Exec Park Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262 , Phone: (704) 547-0999, Fax: (704) 549-4018
  • Hampton Inn Charlotte University Place, 8419 N Tryon St, Charlotte, NC 28262 , Phone: (704) 548-0905, Fax: (704) 548-0971
  • Knights Inn Charlotte North, 2909 N I-85 Service Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213 , Phone: (704) 598-6822
  • Comfort Inn, 2721 E Independence Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28205 , Phone: (704) 375-8444, Fax: (704) 375-8444
  • Comfort Inn Uncc, 5111 N I-85 Service Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213 , Phone: (704) 586-0007
  • Travelodge, I-77 & Clanton Rd, Charlotte, NC 28217 , Phone: (704) 523-0633
  • Econo Lodge Sugar Creek, 1415 Tom Hunter Rdexit 41, Charlotte, NC 28214 , Phone: (704) 597-0470
  • Continental Inn, 1100 W Sugar CRK Rd, Charlotte, NC 28213 , Phone: (704) 597-8100
  • 150 other hotels and motels
All 158 fire-safe hotels and motels in Charlotte, North Carolina

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Charlotte travel time to work - commute


Charlotte mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (51%)
  • Utility gas (47%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Charlotte:

(Charlotte, North Carolina Neighborhood Map)


Religion statistics for Charlotte city (based on Mecklenburg County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.97%
Here48.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameSouthern Baptist ConventionCatholic ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)American Baptist Churches in the USA
Adherents22.5%17.8%14.0%12.5%3.6%
Congregations22.9%2.4%11.0%14.9%1.4%
NameChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Episcopal ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaJewishOther
Adherents3.4%2.8%2.6%2.5%18.3%
Congregations4.0%2.8%3.4%0.8%36.5%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 185
Mecklenburg County:

2.14 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

2.05 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 10
This county:

0.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.14 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 83
Mecklenburg County:

0.96 / 10,000 pop.
North Carolina:

0.92 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 245
Mecklenburg County:

2.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

4.75 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 804
Here:

9.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.57 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.7%
North Carolina:

9.8%
Adult obesity rate:
Mecklenburg County:

24.2%
North Carolina:

28.3%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

17.4%
State:

15.6%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 212$1,135,609$64,28017$40,308
Other Government Administration 238$1,023,701$51,61526$102,753
Judicial and Legal 24$155,267$77,6341$2,959
Police Protection - Officers 1,548$7,249,737$56,20014$22,025
Police - Other 432$1,926,097$53,50359$52,532
Firefighters 998$4,524,374$54,4010$0
Fire - Other 77$331,174$51,6123$4,030
Streets and Highways 372$1,308,521$42,21030$75,483
Airports 253$951,314$45,122120$145,745
Health 74$196,958$31,9391$2,077
Solid Waste Management 266$833,108$37,5840$0
Sewerage 66$243,139$44,2070$0
Housing and Community Development(Local) 127$509,534$48,1452$2,693
Natural Resources 81$280,307$41,5270$0
Water Supply 705$2,678,070$45,58426$39,861
Transit 266$1,091,111$49,22342$52,727
Other and Unallocable 361$1,576,392$52,40118$40,503
Totals for Government 6,100$26,014,413$51,176359$583,696

Charlotte government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Transit Utilities: $195,033,000 ($251.59)
    Sewerage: $182,216,000 ($235.06)
    Water Utilities: $85,802,000 ($110.68)
    Parks and Recreation: $40,932,000 ($52.80)
    Air Transportation: $40,143,000 ($51.78)
    General - Other: $24,674,000 ($31.83)
    Regular Highways: $23,623,000 ($30.47)
    Housing and Community Development: $19,073,000 ($24.60)
    General Public Buildings: $4,297,000 ($5.54)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,565,000 ($3.31)
    Police Protection: $2,134,000 ($2.75)
    Parking Facilities: $658,000 ($0.85)
    Natural Resources - Other: $534,000 ($0.69)
    Health - Other: $297,000 ($0.38)
    Central Staff Services: $69,000 ($0.09)
    Financial Administration: $57,000 ($0.07)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($0.03)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $9,000 ($0.01)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $144,974,000 ($187.01)
    Transit Utilities: $83,554,000 ($107.78)
    General - Other: $78,985,000 ($101.89)
    Local Fire Protection: $71,788,000 ($92.61)
    Air Transportation: $68,172,000 ($87.94)
    Sewerage: $66,326,000 ($85.56)
    Regular Highways: $55,831,000 ($72.02)
    Solid Waste Management: $35,872,000 ($46.27)
    Water Utilities: $24,280,000 ($31.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $22,605,000 ($29.16)
    Central Staff Services: $12,295,000 ($15.86)
    Parks and Recreation: $11,109,000 ($14.33)
    Financial Administration: $7,099,000 ($9.16)
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,622,000 ($5.96)
    Health - Other: $4,284,000 ($5.53)
    General Public Buildings: $3,203,000 ($4.13)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,729,000 ($2.23)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $682,000 ($0.88)
    Parking Facilities: $461,000 ($0.59)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Corporate Stocks: $157,517,000 ($203.19)
    Corporate Bonds: $44,633,000 ($57.58)
    Benefit Payments: $16,087,000 ($20.75)
    Total Cash and Deposits: $9,287,000 ($11.98)
    Other Investments - Other: $2,006,000 ($2.59)
    Withdrawals: $369,000 ($0.48)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $44,140,000 ($56.94)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General - Other: $3,288,000 ($4.24)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Regular Highways: $8,894,000 ($11.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $7,352,000 ($9.48)
    General - Other: $6,074,000 ($7.84)
    Sewerage: $4,197,000 ($5.41)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,960,000 ($5.11)
    Transit Utilities: $3,835,000 ($4.95)
    Police Protection: $3,707,000 ($4.78)
    Air Transportation: $2,786,000 ($3.59)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,757,000 ($3.56)
    Water Utilities: $953,000 ($1.23)
    General Public Building: $302,000 ($0.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $188,000 ($0.24)
    Health - Other: $161,000 ($0.21)
    Parks and Recreation: $85,000 ($0.11)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $55,000 ($0.07)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $328,017,000 ($423.14)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $19,263,000 ($24.85)

Charlotte government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $188,089,000 ($242.63)
    Air Transportation: $161,302,000 ($208.08)
    All Other: $33,976,000 ($43.83)
    Solid Waste Management: $10,714,000 ($13.82)
    Parking Facilities: $2,940,000 ($3.79)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $586,000 ($0.76)
    Parks and Recreation: $152,000 ($0.20)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $19,853,000 ($25.61)
    From Parent Local Government: $6,562,000 ($8.46)
    Local Employee Contribution: $6,370,000 ($8.22)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $45,989,000 ($59.33)
    All Other: $17,507,000 ($22.58)
    Housing and Community Development: $9,963,000 ($12.85)
    Highways: $2,155,000 ($2.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $145,200,000 ($187.31)
    All Other: $15,493,000 ($19.99)
    Transit Utilities: $443,000 ($0.57)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $246,517,000 ($318.00)
    Donations From Private Sources: $93,098,000 ($120.10)
    Interest Earnings: $49,693,000 ($64.10)
    Rents: $2,571,000 ($3.32)
    Sale of Property: $478,000 ($0.62)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $65,770,000 ($84.84)
    Transit Utilities: $13,747,000 ($17.73)
  • State Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $55,674,000 ($71.82)
    General Local Government Support: $32,795,000 ($42.31)
    Highways: $24,795,000 ($31.99)
    All Other: $738,000 ($0.95)
    Housing and Community Development: $65,000 ($0.08)
  • Tax - Property: $285,748,000 ($368.61)
    Other Selective Sales: $37,177,000 ($47.96)
    NEC: $27,133,000 ($35.00)
    Motor Vehicle License: $13,403,000 ($17.29)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,251,000 ($2.90)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $720,000 ($0.93)
    Other License: $14,000 ($0.02)

Charlotte government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,665,140,000 ($3437.99)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,662,003,000 ($3433.95)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $374,687,000 ($483.34)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $371,550,000 ($479.29)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $3,977,000 ($5.13)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $2,955,000 ($3.81)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $1,022,000 ($1.32)

Charlotte government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $307,206,000 ($396.29)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $65,734,000 ($84.80)
    Total Federal Securities: $32,367,000 ($41.75)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,190,596,000 ($1535.85)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $189,947,000 ($245.03)

10.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($48,485 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.44%
North Carolina average:

8.53%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($300 average AGI)
Mecklenburg County:

0.15%
North Carolina average:

0.17%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Union County, NC  0.45% ($54,031 average AGI)
from Cabarrus County, NC  0.37% ($39,797)
from Gaston County, NC  0.28% ($33,752)


7.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($62,854 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.65%
North Carolina average:

7.27%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($611 average AGI)
Mecklenburg County:

0.06%
North Carolina average:

0.10%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Union County, NC  0.84% ($78,002 average AGI)
to Cabarrus County, NC  0.55% ($49,810)
to York County, SC  0.53% ($60,559)

Strongest AM radio stations in Charlotte:

  • WBT (1110 AM; 50 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATNS CO. OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WHVN (1240 AM; 1 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WGFY (1480 AM; 10 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • WYFQ (930 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WFNZ (610 AM; 5 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WOGR (1540 AM; daytime; 3 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER)
  • WGIV (1600 AM; 1 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC)
  • WGSP (1310 AM; 1 kW; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE CHRISTIAN RADIO, INC.)
  • WNOW (1030 AM; daytime; 9 kW; MINT HILL, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE METRO RADIO, INC.)
  • WAGL (1560 AM; daytime; 50 kW; LANCASTER, SC; Owner: PALMETTO BROADCASTING SYSTEM, INC.)
  • WCGC (1270 AM; 10 kW; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WHVN, INC.)
  • WLTC (1370 AM; 20 kW; GASTONIA, NC)
  • WHKY (1290 AM; 50 kW; HICKORY, NC; Owner: LONG COMMUNICATIONS, LLC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Charlotte:

  • WWMG (96.1 FM; SHELBY, NC; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WKKT (96.9 FM; STATESVILLE, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WRFX-FM (99.7 FM; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WSOC-FM (103.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WSSS (104.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • W264AF (100.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: ISOTHERMAL COMMUNITY COLLEGE)
  • WLNK (107.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS COMPANY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WCHH (92.7 FM; HARRISBURG, NC; Owner: RADIO ONE OF NORTH CAROLINA, LLC)
  • WFAE (90.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)
  • WPEG (97.9 FM; CONCORD, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WNKS (95.1 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WLYT (102.9 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WBAV-FM (101.9 FM; GASTONIA, NC; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • WDAV (89.9 FM; DAVIDSON, NC; Owner: THE TRUSTEES OF DAVIDSON COLLEGE)
  • WXRC (95.7 FM; HICKORY, NC; Owner: PACIFIC BROADCASTING GROUP, INC.)
  • W230AJ (93.9 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WRCM (91.9 FM; WINGATE, NC; Owner: COLUMBIA BIBLE COLLEGE BROADCASTING CO)
  • WSGE (91.7 FM; DALLAS, NC; Owner: GASTON COLLEGE)
  • WTHZ (94.1 FM; LEXINGTON, NC; Owner: DAVIDSON COUNTY BROADCASTING CO, INC)
  • WA2XKB (98.7 FM; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: COLUMBINE INVESTMENTS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Charlotte:

  • WAFF (Channel 48; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: RAYCOM AMERICA, INC.)
  • WSOC-TV (Channel 9; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • WCCB (Channel 18; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NORTH CAROLINA BROADCASTING PARTNERS)
  • WGTB-LP (Channel 28; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: VICTORY CHRISTIAN CENTER, INC.)
  • W34BN (Channel 34; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WTVI (Channel 42; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG PUBLIC BROADCASTING AUTHORITY)
  • W25BR (Channel 25; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • WBTV (Channel 3; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: JEFFERSON-PILOT COMMUNICATIONS/WBTV, INC.)
  • W52CW (Channel 52; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WUNG-TV (Channel 58; CONCORD, NC; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA)
  • WJZY (Channel 46; BELMONT, NC; Owner: WJZY-TV, INC.)
  • WWWB (Channel 55; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: WWWB-TV, INC.)
  • WCNC-TV (Channel 36; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: WCNC-TV, INC.)
  • WAXN (Channel 64; KANNAPOLIS, NC; Owner: WSOC-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • W38CN (Channel 38; CHARLOTTE, NC; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • WNSC-TV (Channel 30; ROCK HILL, SC; Owner: SOUTH CAROLINA EDUCATIONAL TV COMMISSION)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Charlotte fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 434
Total length: 2,610 meters (8,563ft)
Total average daily traffic: 14,460,221
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,010,120

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1930-1939: 3
  • 1940-1949: 8
  • 1950-1959: 34
  • 1960-1969: 55
  • 1970-1979: 140
  • 1980-1989: 73
  • 1990-1999: 77
  • 2000-2009: 40
  • 2010-2012: 4
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Charlotte, NC

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Charlotte)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 1266 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Charlotte, NC)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 291 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 473 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 61 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 1465 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Charlotte)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 7 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Charlotte)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 469 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 96 full and 28 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2,503$148,1183,118$229,41213,738$229,100334$130,23914$5,906,9261,091$142,6015$152,718
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED90$134,596193$263,256968$223,42270$63,3523$3,261,49788$135,1183$87,380
APPLICATIONS DENIED492$132,167617$192,1284,641$198,315358$52,9984$6,003,930552$128,6848$74,219
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN410$140,781485$205,6222,696$204,98595$101,7473$7,027,667255$129,9892$104,075
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS63$147,48297$208,960806$205,57242$147,8700$044$152,2383$116,383

Detailed mortgage data for all 124 tracts in Charlotte, NC

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 88 full and 28 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED533$227,340404$214,83622$154,3200$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED232$230,667159$218,01240$119,9220$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED73$238,04375$194,9037$125,1590$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN63$214,26248$201,27014$180,6434$259,750
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS31$166,48713$166,92212$100,5920$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2846
  • Hazardous Condition: 2800
  • Service Call: 245
  • Good Intent Call: 26

Incident types - Charlotte


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Charlotte, NC

Most common first names in Charlotte, NC among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James3,27370.4 years
Mary2,99077.9 years
John2,82172.8 years
William2,73972.9 years
Robert2,04170.0 years
Charles1,31770.8 years
Margaret1,09278.9 years
George1,06273.7 years
Thomas1,02571.6 years
Willie98370.4 years
Most common last names in Charlotte, NC among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1,28473.8 years
Williams95072.6 years
Johnson92171.9 years
Davis86971.3 years
Brown85273.4 years
Jones73072.3 years
Miller62672.3 years
Moore59572.9 years
Wilson59072.8 years
Alexander55175.0 years
Businesses in Charlotte, NC
NameCountNameCount
ALDO4JoS. A. Bank5
AMF Bowling2Jones New York18
AT&T16Journeys1
Abercrombie & Fitch2Juicy Couture1
Abercrombie Kids2KFC10
Ace Hardware2Kincaid4
Aeropostale3Kmart1
Aerosoles1Knights Inn2
American Eagle Outfitters2Kohl's2
Ann Taylor5La Quinta2
Apple Store1La-Z-Boy2
Applebee's3Lane Bryant3
Arby's8Lane Furniture1
Ashley Furniture1LensCrafters2
AutoZone12Little Caesars Pizza10
Avenue1Long John Silver's1
BMW1Lowe's7
Bakers2Macy's2
Bally Total Fitness2MainStay1
Banana Republic3Marriott22
Baskin-Robbins11Marshalls3
Bath & Body Works6MasterBrand Cabinets22
Bebe2McDonald's32
Bed Bath & Beyond2Men's Wearhouse5
Ben & Jerry's4Microtel2
Best Western2Motel 62
Blockbuster8Motherhood Maternity4
Brooks Brothers2New Balance19
Brookstone3New York & Co2
Budget Car Rental3Nike41
Buffalo Wild Wings3Nordstrom1
Burger King18Office Depot5
Burlington Coat Factory2OfficeMax3
Buybuy BABY1Old Navy5
CVS29Olive Garden1
Cache2On The Border2
CarMax1Outback3
Caribou Coffee10Outback Steakhouse3
Casual Male XL1Pac Sun1
Catherines2Panda Express4
Charlotte Russe1Panera Bread8
Chick-Fil-A20Papa John's Pizza10
Chico's3Payless7
Chipotle3Penske6
Chuck E. Cheese's2PetSmart6
Church's Chicken3Pier 1 Imports3
Cinnabon 7Pizza Hut16
Clarks2Qdoba Mexican Grill6
Cold Stone Creamery4Quality2
Coldwater Creek3Quiznos11
Comfort Inn1RadioShack10
Comfort Suites3Ramada2
Costco1Red Robin3
Cracker Barrel1Red Roof Inn2
Crate & Barrel1Rite Aid29
Cricket Wireless38Rodeway Inn2
Curves4Rooms To Go4
DHL1Ruby Tuesday3
Dairy Queen7Rue211
Days Inn5Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing2
Decora Cabinetry8SAS Shoes1
Dennys1SONIC Drive-In3
Discount Tire5Sam's Club1
Domino's Pizza16Sears2
DressBarn2Sephora2
Dunkin Donuts13Shoe Carnival1
Econo Lodge3Sleep Inn3
Eddie Bauer1Soma Intimates2
Ethan Allen1Sprint Nextel9
Express2Staples4
Extended Stay America3Starbucks45
Extended Stay Deluxe1Steak 'n Shake2
FedEx173Studio 61
Finish Line1Studio Plus Deluxe Studios2
Firestone Complete Auto Care12Suburban2
Foot Locker3Subway55
Forever 211Super 84
GNC23T-Mobile26
GameStop10T.G.I. Driday's3
Gap3T.J.Maxx3
Goodwill3Taco Bell16
Gymboree2Talbots3
H&R Block22Target8
Haagen-Dazs2The Cheesecake Factory1
Hardee's4The Limited2
Havertys Furniture1Tire Kingdom10
Haworth1Torrid1
Hobby Lobby1Toys"R"Us2
Holiday Inn9Trader Joe's3
Hollister Co.2U-Haul26
Home Depot6UPS202
Homestead Studio Suites1Urban Outfitters1
Hot Topic1Value City Furniture3
Howard Johnson1Vans3
Hyatt5Verizon Wireless12
IHOP4Victoria's Secret3
IKEA1Waffle House7
InTown Suites4Walgreens12
J. Jill2Walmart8
J.Crew2Wendy's25
Jack In The Box11Westin1
Jamba Juice1Wingate2
Jimmy Jazz1YMCA12
Jimmy John's2
Browse common businesses in Charlotte, NC


Charlotte on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 biggest cities"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 cities with largest land areas"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2008 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 least-safe cities (highest city-data.com crime index) (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #2 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scottish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #3 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #7 (28215) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Zairian first ancestries"
  • #8 (28270) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Zimbabwean first ancestries"
  • #15 (28134) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other Subsaharan African first ancestries"
  • #26 (28209) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Sierra Leonean first ancestries"
  • #31 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting taxable dividends in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #33 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest average reported salary/wage in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #35 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of taxpayers reporting net capital gain/loss in 2004 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #39 (28217) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Liberian first ancestries"
  • #41 (28205) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Somalian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #52 (28217) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most hotels or motels in 2005"
  • #58 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the highest 2004 average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #64 (28277) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Other Arab first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #66 (28212) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ethiopian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #66 (28207) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of English first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #68 (28217) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most medium-big companies in 2005 (at least 100 employees)"
  • #74 (28214) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of New Zealander first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #86 (28202) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the most big companies in 2005 (at least 1000 employees)"
  • #92 (28213) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Estonian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2005 (ppm)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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State forum archive:

Top Patent Applicants
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  • Matthew A. Calman (133)
  • Erik Stephen Ross (121)
  • Ian D. Kovacevich (68)
  • Debashis Ghosh (63)
  • Carrie Anne Hanson (41)
  • Timothy J. Bendel (36)
  • Yanghong Shao (31)
  • Thomas James Philpott (30)
  • David M. Andersen (29)
  • Jason Blackhurst (29)

Total of 3252 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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