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Overview

Introduction to Charlotte, North Carolina

Charlotte is one of the 25 largest cities in the United States and also the largest city in North Carolina. It is located in south/central North Carolina. It is home to over 10 Fortune 1000 companies, including household names such as Bank of America, Lowe's, and Wachovia Corp.

Charlotte has a humid sub-tropical climate that is characterized by mild winters and hot, humid summers. The coldest month of the year is January with an average daily temperature of 51 degrees Fahrenheit. July is the hottest month of the year with an average daily temperature of 90 degrees Fahrenheit.

Charlotte History

Charlotte was founded at the intersection of two Native American trading paths. It was incorporated as the village of Charlotte Town in 1768. The city is named after the wife of British King George III.

Some key dates in Charlotte's history include:

  • In 1780, the Revolutionary War Battle of Charlotte occurred and Charlotte was occupied by the British. They left Charlotte less than a month later
  • In 1795, James K. Polk, 11th President of the United States, was born near Charlotte
  • In 1799, gold was discovered. The resulting Reed Gold Mine was the first gold mine in the United States. It operated until 1912
  • In 1837, the U.S. Congress established a mint at Charlotte to produce coins from the gold found in the area
  • On May 20, 1861, North Carolina seceded from the Union and was admitted to the Confederacy seven days later. The U.S. Mint in Charlotte was appropriated for use by the Confederacy

Charlotte Arts and Culture

Charlotte is a center for arts and culture. Charlotte offers museums, the performing arts, and more. Some of Charlottes's more notable museums include:

  • The Charlotte Museum of History
  • The Charlotte Nature Museum
  • Discovery Place
  • The Levine Museum of the New South
  • The Mint Museum of Art
  • The Mint Museum of Craft and Design

For patrons of the performing arts, Charlotte is home to many wonderful performing arts attractions. Some of the more notable include:

  • The Charlotte Civic Orchestra
  • The Charlotte Philharmonic Orchestra
  • The Charlotte Repertory Theatre
  • The Charlotte Symphony
  • The Children's Theatre of Charlotte
  • The Moving Poets Theater of Dance
  • NC Dance Theater
  • The North Carolina Blumenthal Performing Arts Center
  • Opera Carolina
  • Theatre Charlotte

Charlotte Sports and Leisure

Charlotte has plenty to offer even the most avid sports fan. Charlotte is home to the following major sports teams:

  • Baseball - The Minor League Baseball (MiLB) Charlotte Knights. The Knights are a Triple-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox.
  • Basketball - The National Basketball Association (NBA) Charlotte Bobcats, and the WNBA Charlotte Sting.
  • Football - The National Football League (NFL) Carolina Panthers.
  • Hockey - The ECHL Charlotte Checkers.
  • Soccer - The United Soccer League (USL) Second Division Charlotte Eagles, and the USL W-League Charlotte Lady Eagles.

Charlotte is also home to the NCAA College Football Meineke Car Care Bowl.

Charlotte can also lay claim to being the NASCAR capital of the United States. The majority of NASCAR teams and race shops are located close to Charlotte, and almost three quarters of American motor sports employees are located within a couple of hours of Charlotte. The Lowes Motor Speedway is located in nearby Concord, North Carolina. Charlotte has also been selected as the future home of the NASCAR Hall of Fame (scheduled to open in 2009).

Charlotte "Must See" Attractions

Charlotte has attractions too numerous to do justice in a simple list. Some of Charlotte's more notable and unique attractions include:

  • The Fourth Ward neighborhood
  • The James K. Polk Memorial
  • The Lowes Motor Speedway
  • The Mint Museum of Art
  • The Mint Museum of Craft and Design
  • The Reed Gold Mine State Historic Site

Charlotte at Night

For the most up to date information about events, happenings, night clubs, performances, and restaurants check out the "Entertainment Section" of The Charlotte Observer. Charlotte Magazine is another good source of information about events.

Charlotte Higher Education

Notable colleges in Charlotte include the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Johnson C. Smith University, and Queens University of Charlotte. UNC Charlotte, for one, offers a wide range of program options both on campus and online, including degrees in engineering, nursing, and teaching.

Demographics

People

Total Population808,834
Male Share of the Population47.9%
Female Share of the Population52.1%
Senior Citizens9.4%
Employed Population 16+406,355
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married42.5%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher42%
Median Earnings25+$37,000
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$19,490
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,410

Wealth

Median Family Income$68,122
% Above Poverty Level84.2%
% Below Poverty Level15.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time25 minutes
% Working from Home5.9%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.4%
% Using Public Transportation3.7%

Housing

People Living Alone31.6%
Median Gross Rent$966
Median House Value$178,000

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)52%
German9.4%
Irish7.3%
English7%
Italian3.5%
African3.3%
Scottish2%
Polish1.7%
French Except Basque1.5%
West Indian0.9%
Dutch0.7%
Arab0.7%
Russian0.7%
Welsh0.6%
Swedish0.5%
Norwegian0.5%
Greek0.5%
Jamaican0.4%
Canadian0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Ukrainian0.3%
Ghanaian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Ethiopian0.2%
Haitian0.2%
Austrian0.2%
Nigerian0.2%
Swiss0.2%
Liberian0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Czech0.2%
Danishn0.2%
Iranian0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Brazilian0.2%
Lebanese0.2%
Trinidad Tobago0.1%
Croatian0.1%
Finnish0.1%
Guyanese0.1%
Belgian0.1%
Moroccan0.1%
Somali0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Egyptian0.1%
Turkish0.1%
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Charlotte Almanac

CategoryValue
County Mecklenburg County
Standard Zip Codes28202, 28203, 28204, 28205, 28206, 28207, 28208, 28209, 28210, 28211, 28212, 28213, 28214, 28215, 28216, 28217, 28226, 28244, 28246, 28254, 28262, 28269, 28270, 28273, 28277, 28278, 28280, 28281, 28282, 28284, 28285, 28287, 28227
P.O. Box Zip Codes28201, 28218, 28219, 28220, 28221, 28222, 28224, 28229, 28230, 28231, 28232, 28233, 28234, 28235, 28236, 28237, 28241, 28247, 28256, 28260, 28265, 28266, 28271, 28272, 28275, 28297, 28299
Company Zip Codes28223, 28228, 28242, 28243, 28250, 28253, 28255, 28258, 28263, 28274, 28288, 28289, 28290, 28296
Phone Area Codes704, 980
Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Approximate Latitude35.19
Approximate Longitude-80.83

Charlotte Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationCHARLOTTE DGLAS INTL AP
Distance6.1 miles
Jan Temp32 to 51 F
Apr Temp49 to 73 F
Jul Temp71 to 90 F
Oct Temp51 to 73 F
Annual Precip43.5 inches
StationGASTONIA
Distance16.6 miles
Jan Temp29 to 50 F
Apr Temp47 to 72 F
Jul Temp69 to 89 F
Oct Temp48 to 72 F
Annual Precip44.8 inches
StationMONROE 4 SE
Distance26.5 miles
Jan Temp31 to 52 F
Apr Temp47 to 74 F
Jul Temp68 to 90 F
Oct Temp48 to 73 F
Annual Precip48.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Belmont10,494$79,231
Harrisburg14,500$95,958
Matthews30,054$90,204
Mint Hill25,024$79,100
Mount Holly14,058$63,529
Pineville8,244$64,115

Charlotte Public Libraries

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library
310 N TRYON ST
Charlotte, North Carolina
(704) 416-0612

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Charlotte Hospitals

Carolinas Medical Center-pineville
(Government - District/authority)
10628 Park Rd
(704) 543-2025
Carolinas Rehabilitation
(Non-profit)
1100 Blythe Blvd
(704) 355-4300
Carolinas Medical Center
(Government - District/authority)
1000 Blythe Boulevard
(704) 355-2000
Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center
(Non-profit)
200 Hawthorne Lane
(704) 384-4000
Carolinas Medical Center-mercy
(Government - District/authority)
2001 Vail Ave
(704) 304-5000
Carolinas Medical Center-university
(Government - District/authority)
8800 North Tryon Street
(704) 863-6000
Novant Hospital Charlotte Orthopedic Hospital
(Non-profit)
1901 Randolph Rd
(704) 316-2000

Charlotte Public Schools

First Ward Creative Arts Academy
715 N. Caldwell St
ZIP: 28202
(980) 343-5485
Primary
Total Enrollment 531
Irwin Academic Center
329 N. Irwin Ave
ZIP: 28202
(980) 343-5480
Primary
Total Enrollment 514
Metro School
405 S. Davidson St
ZIP: 28202
(980) 343-5450
Other
Total Enrollment 230
Stewart Creek High
No Local Address
ZIP: 28202
(919) 807-3300
Dilworth Elementary
405 E. Park Ave
ZIP: 28203
(980) 343-2240
Primary
Total Enrollment 698
Military And Global Leadership Academy
3351 W Griffith St
ZIP: 28203
(980) 343-0006
Other
Total Enrollment 642
Community Charter School
510 South Torrence Street
ZIP: 28204
(704) 377-3180
Primary
Total Enrollment 127
Elizabeth Traditional Elementary
1601 Park Dr
ZIP: 28204
(980) 343-5475
Primary
Total Enrollment 534
Piedmont Ib Middle
1241 E 10th St
ZIP: 28204
(980) 343-5435
Middle
Total Enrollment 991
Billingsville Elementary
124 Skyland Ave
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-5520
Primary
Total Enrollment 602
Chantilly Montessori
701 Briar Creek Rd
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-0692
Primary
Total Enrollment 326
Charlotte Choice Charter
1000 Anderson St, Building A
ZIP: 28205
(980) 272-8308
Primary
Total Enrollment 275
Commonwealth High
5112 Central Ave
ZIP: 28205
(704) 899-4998
High
Total Enrollment 221
Eastway Middle
1501 Norland Rd
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6410
Middle
Total Enrollment 932
Garinger High
1100 Eastway Dr
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6450
High
Total Enrollment 1748
Highland Mill Montessori
3201 Clemson Ave
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-5525
Primary
Total Enrollment 298
Merry Oaks Elementary
3508 Draper Ave
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6422
Primary
Total Enrollment 700
Shamrock Gardens Elementary
3301 Country Club Dr
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6440
Primary
Total Enrollment 446
Windsor Park Elementary
3910 Sudbury Rd
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6405
Primary
Total Enrollment 912
Winterfield Elementary
3100 Winterfield Pl
ZIP: 28205
(980) 343-6400
Primary
Total Enrollment 712
Druid Hills Academy
2801 Lucena Ave
ZIP: 28206
(980) 343-5515
Primary
Total Enrollment 618
Highland Renaissance Academy
125 W Craighead Rd
ZIP: 28206
(980) 343-5511
Primary
Total Enrollment 502
Performance Learning Center
1400 N. Graham St
ZIP: 28206
(980) 343-1118
High
Total Enrollment 152
Sugar Creek Charter
4101 N Tryon Street
ZIP: 28206
(704) 509-5470
Other
Total Enrollment 1166
Turning Point Academy
2400 Carmine St
ZIP: 28206
(980) 343-5231
Other
Total Enrollment 186
Walter G Byers School
1415 Hamilton St
ZIP: 28206
(980) 343-6940
Primary
Total Enrollment 493
Eastover Elementary
500 Cherokee Rd
ZIP: 28207
(980) 343-5505
Primary
Total Enrollment 465
Myers Park Traditional
2132 Radcliffe Ave
ZIP: 28207
(980) 343-5522
Primary
Total Enrollment 734
Allenbrook Elementary
1430 Allenbrook Dr
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-6004
Primary
Total Enrollment 545
Aristotle Preparatory Academy
2461 Arty Avenue
ZIP: 28208
(704) 215-4550
Primary
Total Enrollment 138
Ashley Park Prek-8 School
2401 Belfast Dr
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-6018
Primary
Total Enrollment 589
Barringer Academic Center
1546 Walton Rd
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-5533
Primary
Total Enrollment 631
Bruns Academy
501 S. Bruns Ave
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-5495
Primary
Total Enrollment 765
Harding University High
2001 Alleghany St
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-6007
High
Total Enrollment 1747
Invest Collegiate
2045 Suttle Avenue
ZIP: 28208
(704) 370-4000
Primary
Total Enrollment 565
Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology
1430 Alleghany St
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-5992
High
Total Enrollment 1714
Reid Park Academy
4108 W Tyvola Rd
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-5035
Primary
Total Enrollment 855
Thomasboro Academy
538 Bradford Dr
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-6000
Primary
Total Enrollment 729
Westerly Hills Academy
4420 Denver Ave
ZIP: 28208
(980) 343-6021
Primary
Total Enrollment 602
Charlotte Learning Academy
701 Scaleybark Rd.
ZIP: 28209
(980) 355-2077
Other
Total Enrollment 146
Collinswood Language Academy
4000 Applegate Rd
ZIP: 28209
(980) 343-5820
Primary
Total Enrollment 752
Myers Park High
2400 Colony Rd
ZIP: 28209
(980) 343-5800
High
Total Enrollment 2762
Park Road Montessori
3701 Haven Dr
ZIP: 28209
(980) 343-5830
Primary
Total Enrollment 513
Sedgefield Elementary
715 Hartford Ave
ZIP: 28209
(980) 343-5826
Primary
Total Enrollment 436
Sedgefield Middle
2700 Dorchester Pl
ZIP: 28209
(980) 343-5840
Middle
Total Enrollment 745
Beverly Woods Elementary
6001 Quail Hollow Rd
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-3627
Primary
Total Enrollment 758
Huntingtowne Farms Elementary
2520 Huntingtowne Farms Ln
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-3625
Primary
Total Enrollment 947
Kennedy Charter
1717 Sharon Road West
ZIP: 28210
(704) 688-2939
Other
Total Enrollment 375
Montclaire Elementary
5801 Farmbrook Dr
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-3635
Primary
Total Enrollment 640
Pinewood Elementary
805 Seneca Pl
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-5825
Primary
Total Enrollment 557
Quail Hollow Middle
2901 Smithfield Church Rd
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-3620
Middle
Total Enrollment 946
Smithfield Elementary
3200 Smithfield Church Rd
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-6550
Primary
Total Enrollment 646
South Mecklenburg High
8900 Park Rd
ZIP: 28210
(980) 343-3600
High
Total Enrollment 2913
Alexander Graham Middle
1800 Runnymede Ln
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-5810
Middle
Total Enrollment 1449
Charlotte Secondary
8601 Mcalpine Park Dr
ZIP: 28211
(704) 295-0137
Other
Total Enrollment 425
Concrete Roses Stem Academy
8310 Mcalpine Park Dr.
ZIP: 28211
(919) 807-3300
Cotswold Elementary
300 Greenwich Rd
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-6720
Primary
Total Enrollment 828
Rama Road Elementary
1035 Rama Rd
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-6730
Primary
Total Enrollment 591
Randolph Middle
4400 Water Oak Rd
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-6700
Middle
Total Enrollment 1181
Selwyn Elementary
2840 Colony Rd
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-5835
Primary
Total Enrollment 850
Sharon Elementary
4330 Foxcroft Rd
ZIP: 28211
(980) 343-6725
Primary
Total Enrollment 809
Albemarle Road Elementary
7800 Riding Trail Rd
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6414
Primary
Total Enrollment 1338
Albemarle Road Middle
6900 Democracy Dr
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6420
Middle
Total Enrollment 1198
East Mecklenburg High
6800 Monroe Rd
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6430
High
Total Enrollment 1840
Entrepreneur High School
5745 Central Avenue
ZIP: 28212
(704) 906-2900
Other
Total Enrollment 112
Greenway Park Elementary
8301 Monroe Rd
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-5060
Primary
Total Enrollment 605
Idlewild Elementary
7101 Idlewild Rd
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6411
Primary
Total Enrollment 884
Mcclintock Middle
1925 Rama Rd
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6425
Middle
Total Enrollment 855
Piney Grove Elementary
8801 Eaglewind Dr
ZIP: 28212
(980) 343-6470
Primary
Total Enrollment 823
Crossroads Charter High
5500 N Tryon Steet
ZIP: 28213
(704) 597-5100
High
Total Enrollment 182
Hidden Valley Elementary
5100 Snow White Ln
ZIP: 28213
(980) 343-6810
Primary
Total Enrollment 942
Martin Luther King Jr Middle
500 Bilmark Ave
ZIP: 28213
(980) 343-0698
Middle
Total Enrollment 1102
Newell Elementary
8601 Old Concord Rd
ZIP: 28213
(980) 343-6820
Primary
Total Enrollment 818
Coulwood Middle
500 Kentberry Dr
ZIP: 28214
(980) 343-6090
Middle
Total Enrollment 694
Paw Creek Elementary
1300 Cathey Rd
ZIP: 28214
(980) 343-6088
Primary
Total Enrollment 530
River Oaks Academy
1015 Mt Holly-huntersville Rd
ZIP: 28214
(980) 344-1020
Primary
Total Enrollment 611
Studentfirst Academy Charter
7020 Tuckaseegee Road
ZIP: 28214
(704) 394-8749
Tuckaseegee Elementary
2028 Little Rock Rd
ZIP: 28214
(980) 343-6055
Primary
Total Enrollment 861
West Mecklenburg High
7400 Tuckaseegee Rd
ZIP: 28214
(980) 343-6080
High
Total Enrollment 2040
Whitewater Academy
11600 White Rapids Rd
ZIP: 28214
(980) 343-0003
Primary
Total Enrollment 756
Whitewater Middle
1520 Belmeade Dr
ZIP: 28214
(980) 344-3400
Middle
Total Enrollment 924
Briarwood Elementary
1001 Wilann Dr
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6475
Primary
Total Enrollment 738
Cato Middle College High
8120 Grier Rd Suite 171-b
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-1452
High
Total Enrollment 163
Cochrane Collegiate Academy
6200 Starhaven Dr
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6460
Other
Total Enrollment 702
Devonshire Elementary
6500 Barrington Dr
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6445
Primary
Total Enrollment 668
Hickory Grove Elementary
6709 Pence Rd
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6464
Primary
Total Enrollment 1010
J H Gunn Elementary
7400 Harrisburg Rd
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6477
Primary
Total Enrollment 695
Joseph W Grier Academy
8330 Grier Rd
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-5671
Primary
Total Enrollment 789
Kipp Charlotte
931 Wilann Dr
ZIP: 28215
(704) 537-2044
Middle
Total Enrollment 352
Northridge Middle
7601 The Plaza
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-5015
Middle
Total Enrollment 779
Reedy Creek Elementary
10801 Plaza Rd Ext
ZIP: 28215
(980) 343-6480
Primary
Total Enrollment 730
Hornets Nest Elementary
6700 Beatties Ford Rd
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-6110
Primary
Total Enrollment 587
Lincoln Heights Academy
1900 Newcastle St
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-5415
Other
Total Enrollment 112
Mountain Island Lake Academy
7905 Pleasant Grove Rd
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-6948
Primary
Total Enrollment 727
Northwest School Of The Arts
1415 Beatties Ford Rd
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-5500
Other
Total Enrollment 1019
Oakdale Elementary
1825 Oakdale Rd
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-6076
Primary
Total Enrollment 646
Oaklawn Language Academy
1810 Oaklawn Ave
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-0400
Primary
Total Enrollment 525
University Park Creative Arts
2400 Hildebrand St
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-5178
Primary
Total Enrollment 404
West Charlotte High
2219 Senior Dr
ZIP: 28216
(980) 343-6060
High
Total Enrollment 1777
Metrolina Reg Scholars Academy
5225 Seventy-seven Center Dr
ZIP: 28217
(704) 503-1112
Primary
Total Enrollment 363
Nations Ford Elementary
8300 Nations Ford Rd
ZIP: 28217
(980) 343-5838
Primary
Total Enrollment 713
Waddell Language Academy
7030 Nations Ford Rd
ZIP: 28217
(980) 343-5815
Primary
Total Enrollment 1405
Carmel Middle
5001 Camilla Dr
ZIP: 28226
(980) 343-6705
Middle
Total Enrollment 1050
Olde Providence Elementary
3800 Rea Rd
ZIP: 28226
(980) 343-3755
Primary
Total Enrollment 717
Bain Elementary
11524 Bain School Rd
ZIP: 28227
(980) 343-6915
Primary
Total Enrollment 899
Clear Creek Elementary
13501 Albemarle Rd
ZIP: 28227
(980) 343-6922
Primary
Total Enrollment 647
Independence High
1967 Patriot Dr
ZIP: 28227
(980) 343-6900
High
Total Enrollment 2349
Lebanon Road Elementary
7300 Lebanon Rd
ZIP: 28227
(980) 343-3640
Primary
Total Enrollment 781
Northeast Middle
5960 Brickstone Dr
ZIP: 28227
(980) 343-6920
Middle
Total Enrollment 739
United Community School
5309 Idlewild Road N
ZIP: 28227
(980) 819-0555
Primary
Total Enrollment 134
Bradford Preparatory School
2502 Salome Church Rd
ZIP: 28262
(704) 549-0080
Primary
Total Enrollment 466
Charlotte Engineering Early College-uncc
9000 Robert Snyder Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-9898
Other
Total Enrollment 100
Corvian Community School
9501 David Taylor Dr
ZIP: 28262
(704) 717-7550
Primary
Total Enrollment 520
Hawthorne High
2300 W Sugar Creek Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-6011
Other
Total Enrollment 135
James Martin Middle
7800 Ibm Dr
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-5382
Middle
Total Enrollment 1113
Mallard Creek Elementary
9801 Mallard Creek Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-3980
Primary
Total Enrollment 803
Morehead Stem Academy
7810 Neal Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-5775
Primary
Total Enrollment 1161
Nathaniel Alexander Elementary
7910 Neal Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-5268
Primary
Total Enrollment 815
Stoney Creek Elementary
14015 Mallard Roost Rd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 344-1030
Primary
Total Enrollment 853
University Meadows Elementary
1600 Pavilion Blvd
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-3685
Primary
Total Enrollment 657
Vance High
7600 Ibm Dr
ZIP: 28262
(980) 343-5284
High
Total Enrollment 1714
Carolina Stem Academy
No Local Address
ZIP: 28269
(919) 807-3300
Croft Community Elementary
4911 Hucks Rd
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-0370
Primary
Total Enrollment 644
David Cox Road Elementary
4215 David Cox Rd
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-6540
Primary
Total Enrollment 784
Highland Creek Elementary
7242 Highland Creek Pkwy
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-1065
Primary
Total Enrollment 1105
Mallard Creek High
3825 Johnston Oehler Rd
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-1341
High
Total Enrollment 2472
Pioneer Springs Community School
9200 Bob Beatty Road
ZIP: 28269
(704) 494-0777
Primary
Total Enrollment 178
Ranson Middle
5850 Statesville Rd
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-6800
Middle
Total Enrollment 1138
Ridge Road Middle
7260 Highland Creek Pkwy
ZIP: 28269
(980) 344-3410
Middle
Total Enrollment 1285
Statesville Road Elementary
5833 Milhaven Ln
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-6815
Primary
Total Enrollment 561
Winding Springs Elementary
6601 Horace Mann Rd
ZIP: 28269
(980) 343-5140
Primary
Total Enrollment 859
Lansdowne Elementary
6400 Prett Ct
ZIP: 28270
(980) 343-6733
Primary
Total Enrollment 643
Mckee Road Elementary
4101 Mckee Rd
ZIP: 28270
(980) 343-3970
Primary
Total Enrollment 493
Providence High
1800 Pineville-matthews Rd
ZIP: 28270
(980) 343-5390
High
Total Enrollment 1991
Kennedy Middle
4000 Gallant Ln
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-5540
Middle
Total Enrollment 722
Lake Wylie Elementary
13620 Erwin Rd
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-3680
Primary
Total Enrollment 632
Olympic High - Biotech Health Pub Admin
4301 Sandy Porter Rd, Suite E
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-1110
High
Total Enrollment 521
Olympic High - Renaissance School
4301 Sandy Porter Rd, Suite D
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-1107
High
Total Enrollment 548
Olympic High-leadership And Development
4301 Sandy Porter Rd, Suite C
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-1104
High
Total Enrollment 608
Olympic High-math Eng Tech Science
4301 Sandy Porter Rd, Suite B
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-1101
High
Total Enrollment 607
Olympic Team High School
4301 Sandy Porter Rd, Suite A
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-1113
High
Total Enrollment 150
River Gate Elementary
15340 Smith Rd
ZIP: 28273
(980) 344-1000
Primary
Total Enrollment 828
Southwest Middle School
13624 Steele Creek Rd
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-5006
Middle
Total Enrollment 1403
Steele Creek Elementary
4100 Gallant Ln
ZIP: 28273
(980) 343-3810
Primary
Total Enrollment 737
Ardrey Kell High
10220 Ardrey Kell Rd
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-0860
High
Total Enrollment 2701
Ballantyne Elementary
15425 Scholastic Dr
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-0413
Primary
Total Enrollment 850
Community House Middle
9500 Community House Rd
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-0689
Middle
Total Enrollment 1750
Elon Park Elementary
11425 Ardrey Kell Rd
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-1440
Primary
Total Enrollment 1115
Endhaven Elementary
6815 Endhaven Ln
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-5436
Primary
Total Enrollment 713
Hawk Ridge Elementary
9201 Bryant Farms Rd
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-5927
Primary
Total Enrollment 881
Jay M Robinson Middle
5925 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-6944
Middle
Total Enrollment 1101
Mcalpine Elementary
9100 Carswell Ln
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-3750
Primary
Total Enrollment 503
Polo Ridge Elementary
11830 Tom Short Rd
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-0749
Primary
Total Enrollment 1036
Providence Spring Elementary
10045 Providence Church Ln
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-6935
Primary
Total Enrollment 871
South Charlotte Middle
8040 Strawberry Ln
ZIP: 28277
(980) 343-3670
Middle
Total Enrollment 856
Berewick Elementary
5910 Dixie River Rd
ZIP: 28278
(980) 344-1010
Primary
Total Enrollment 601
Berryhill School
10501 Windy Grove Rd
ZIP: 28278
(980) 343-6100
Primary
Total Enrollment 664
Palisades Park Elementary
15321 York Rd
ZIP: 28278
(980) 343-9895
Primary
Total Enrollment 687
Winget Park Elementary
12235 Winget Rd
ZIP: 28278
(980) 343-1063
Primary
Total Enrollment 451

Charlotte Private Schools

Trinity Episcopal School
750 E 9th St
ZIP: 28202
Elementary
Total Enrollment 415
Charlotte Montessori School
219 East Blvd
ZIP: 28203
Elementary
Total Enrollment 21
St Patrick Catholic School
1125 Buchanan St
ZIP: 28203
Elementary
Total Enrollment 320
Queen City Preparatory Academy
3557 N Sharon Amity Rd Ste 200
ZIP: 28205
Secondary
Total Enrollment 35
New Life Christian Academy School Of The Arts
1337 Samuel St
ZIP: 28206
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 149
Christ Church Kindergarten
1412 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28207
Elementary
Total Enrollment 22
Dore Academy
1727 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28207
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 84
Brookstone Schools
2461 Arty Ave
ZIP: 28208
Elementary
Total Enrollment 103
Paw Creek Christian Academy
5110 Tuckaseegee Rd
ZIP: 28208
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 29
Holy Trinity Catholic Middle School
3100 Park Rd
ZIP: 28209
Elementary
Total Enrollment 874
St Ann Catholic School
600 Hillside Ave
ZIP: 28209
Elementary
Total Enrollment 162
Anami Montessori School
2901 Archdale Dr
ZIP: 28210
Elementary
Total Enrollment 45
The Keys Of Carolina
1715 Sharon Rd W
ZIP: 28210
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 56
Adventist Christian Academy
4601 Emory Ln
ZIP: 28211
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 85
Alexander Youth Network
6220 Thermal Rd
ZIP: 28211
Elementary
Total Enrollment 65
Charlotte Preparatory School
212 Boyce Rd
ZIP: 28211
Elementary
Total Enrollment 232
Philips Academy
3115 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28211
Secondary
Total Enrollment 12
Sharon Montessori Academy
1119 N Sharon Amity Rd
ZIP: 28211
Elementary
Total Enrollment 7
St Gabriel Catholic School
3028 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28211
Elementary
Total Enrollment 567
Charlotte United Christian Academy
7640 Wallace Rd
ZIP: 28212
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 121
Evelyn Mack Academy
6850 Monroe Rd
ZIP: 28212
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 63
Friends School Of Charlotte
7001 Wallace Rd Ste 400
ZIP: 28212
Elementary
Total Enrollment 16
Back Creek Christian Academy
1827 Back Creek Church Rd
ZIP: 28213
Elementary
Total Enrollment 247
Carolina Montessori Academy
1524 Mount Holly Huntersville Rd
ZIP: 28214
Elementary
Total Enrollment 1
Mountain Island Day School
8101 Fallsdale Dr
ZIP: 28214
Elementary
Total Enrollment 105
Charlotte Islamic Academy
4301 Shamrock Dr
ZIP: 28215
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 193
Hickory Grove Christian School
6050 Hickory Grove Rd
ZIP: 28215
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 980
Our Lady Of The Assumption School
4225 Shamrock Dr
ZIP: 28215
Elementary
Total Enrollment 115
Plaza Road Academy
7041 The Plaza Bldg 2
ZIP: 28215
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 13
Berean Jr Academy
3748 Beatties Ford Rd
ZIP: 28216
Elementary
Total Enrollment 43
Victory Christian Center School
1501 Carrier Dr
ZIP: 28216
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 263
Rod Of God Christian Academy
7300 S Tryon St
ZIP: 28217
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 7
Charlotte Catholic High School
7702 Pineville Matthews Rd
ZIP: 28226
Secondary
Total Enrollment 1430
Charlotte Country Day School
1440 Carmel Rd
ZIP: 28226
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 1617
Charlotte Jewish Day School
5007 Providence Rd Building E
ZIP: 28226
Elementary
Total Enrollment 94
Manus Academy
6203 Carmel Rd
ZIP: 28226
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 45
Trinity Christian Preparatory School
7516 E Independence Blvd Ste 100
ZIP: 28227
Secondary
Total Enrollment 84
King's Academy
2022 W Sugar Creek Rd
ZIP: 28262
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 10
Northside Christian Academy
333 Jeremiah Blvd
ZIP: 28262
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 414
Renaissance Christian School Of Excellence
11000 Dekalb Pl
ZIP: 28262
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 30
Brisbane Academy Preparatory School
5901 Statesville Rd
ZIP: 28269
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 46
Countryside Montessori School
4755 Prosperity Church Rd
ZIP: 28269
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 304
Charlotte Christian School
7301 Sardis Rd
ZIP: 28270
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 991
Providence Day School
5800 Sardis Rd
ZIP: 28270
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 1549
The Fletcher School
8500 Sardis Rd
ZIP: 28270
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 265
Walnut Grove Christian School
13925 Erwin Rd
ZIP: 28273
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 71
British American School Of Charlotte
7000 Endhaven Ln
ZIP: 28277
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 107
Charlotte Latin School
9502 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28277
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 1388
Chesterbrook Academy
7801 Ballantyne Commons Pkwy
ZIP: 28277
Elementary
Total Enrollment 61
Kids R Kids School
6250 Blakeney Park Dr
ZIP: 28277
Elementary
Total Enrollment 47
Omni Montessori School
9536 Blakeney Heath Rd
ZIP: 28277
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 151
Shining Stars Academy
14115 Lancaster Hwy
ZIP: 28277
Elementary
Total Enrollment 35
St Matthew Catholic School
11525 Elm Ln
ZIP: 28277
Elementary
Total Enrollment 627
United Faith Christian Academy
8617 Providence Rd
ZIP: 28277
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 257
Palisades Episcopal School
13120 Grand Palisades Pkwy
ZIP: 28278
Elementary
Total Enrollment 157
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