City At A Glance

Charlotte Skyline

Quick Facts:

Population: 767,679
Median Household Income: $53,921
Average Work Commute: 22 Minutes
Median Home Price: $143,000

About Charlotte, NC

As the largest metropolitan area in North Carolina, Charlotte is a major player in the motorsports industry and features the Charlotte Motor Speedway. The city includes a shopping scene that's been ranked by Forbes and attractions such as the U.S. Whitewater Center and Pee Dee National Wildlife Refuge, and is home to one of's Top 10 Libraries for Children.