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    11609 Windy Creek Dr, Charlotte, NC 28262
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    • $1,625+
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    1425 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205
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    6800 Fishers Farm Lane, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    • $1,375+
    • $1,536+
    • $1,887+
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    525 East Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28203
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    420 Michelle Linnea Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262
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    • $1,556+
    • $1,552+
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    3201 Windshire Ln, Charlotte, NC 28273
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    • $1,455+
    • $1,730+
    • $1,975+
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    1420 Estates Ave, Charlotte, NC 28209
    12 Units available
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    • $1,404+
    • $1,649+
    • $2,232+
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    6225 Hackberry Creek Trail, Charlotte, NC 28269
    12 Units available
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    • $1,335+
    • $1,607+
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    9336 Kings Parade Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28273
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    • $1,306+
    • $1,258+
    • $1,710+
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    5340 Periwinkle Hill Ave, Charlotte, NC 28213
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    • 1 BED
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    • $1,515
    • $1,565+
    • $1,714+
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    1000 Central Ave, Charlotte, NC 28204
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    • 2 BEDS
    • $1,506
    • $2,200+
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    3010 Furr Court, Charlotte, NC 28273
    23 Units available
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    • $1,490+
    • $1,865+
    • $2,325
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    7304 Brice Knoll Lane, Charlotte, NC 28269
    12 Units available
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    • $1,400+
    • $1,690+
    • $2,235+
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    205 S Kings Dr, Charlotte, NC 28204
    38 Units available
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    • $1,469+
    • $1,448+
    • $1,907+
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    1022 Forest Oak Drive, Charlotte, NC 28209
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    • $1,027+
    • $1,300+
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    11115 Shadow Grove Cir, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    • $1,645+
    • $1,825+
    • $1,985+
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    639 Archdale Dr., Charlotte, NC 28217
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    10951 Netherly Drive, Charlotte, NC 28273
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    • $1,299
    • $1,695
    • $1,975+
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    1615 Mockingbird Lane, Charlotte, NC 28209
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    • $1,259+
    • $1,326+
    • $2,050+
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    3300 Open Field Lane, Charlotte, NC 28226
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    • $1,265+
    • $1,699+
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    8000 Waterford Lakes Dr, Charlotte, NC 28210
    36 Units available
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    • $1,148+
    • $1,306+
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    8301 Harris Pond Lane, Charlotte, NC 28269
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    • $1,155+
    • $1,666+
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    6215 Woodland Cir, Charlotte, NC 28216
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    • 4 BEDS
    • $2,200
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    10410 Cooks Way Drive, Charlotte, NC 28216
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    • $1,353+
    • $1,584+
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    12620 Toscana Way, Charlotte, NC 28273
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    • $1,549
    • $1,875+
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    327 West Tremont Avenue, Charlotte, NC 28203
    26 Units available
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    • $1,595+
    • $2,639+
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    10017 Season Grove Lane, Charlotte, NC 28216
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    • $1,340+
    • $1,475+
    • $1,540+
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    13625 Haven Ridge Lane, Charlotte, NC 28215
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    • $1,550+
    • $1,801+
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    7601 Waterford Square Drive, Charlotte, NC 28226
    25 Units available
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    • $1,080+
    • $1,295+
    • $1,500+
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    225 N Cedar Street, Charlotte, NC 28202
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    • $1,300+
    • $1,932+
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    131 Poindexter Drive, Charlotte, NC 28203
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    • $1,610+
    • $1,775+
    • $2,320+
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    2901 N Davidson St, Charlotte, NC 28205
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    • $1,551+
    • $1,680+
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    3306 N Mcdowell Street, Charlotte, NC 28205
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    9235 Senator Royall Drive, Charlotte, NC 28262
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    • $1,480+
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    • $2,120+
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    15120 Wylie Way, Charlotte, NC 28278
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    • $1,511+
    • $1,667+
    • $2,192+
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    605 Candler Lane, Charlotte, NC 28217
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    • $1,315+
    • $1,510+
    • $1,845+
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    6110-A Gladiolus Lane, Charlotte, NC 28269
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    • $1,799+
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    8110 Providence Ct Ln, Charlotte, NC 28270
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    • $1,930+
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    730 Hawthorne Lane, Charlotte, NC 28204
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    • $1,553+
    • $1,882+
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    9550 Community Commons Lane, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    300 Parkwood Ave., Charlotte, NC 28206
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    7420 N Rea Park Ln, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    • $1,590+
    • $2,055+
    • $2,505+
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    2109 Arrowcreek Drive, Charlotte, NC 28273
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    • $1,179+
    • $1,676+
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    1018 Riverbend Station Terrace, Charlotte, NC 28216
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    • $1,370+
    • $1,595+
    • $2,015+
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    625 Cameron Walk Court, Charlotte, NC 28217
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    • $1,288+
    • $1,456+
    • $2,051+
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    4616 Stoney Trace Drive, Charlotte, NC 28227
    35 Units available
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    • $837+
    • $1,037+
    • $1,310+
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    4700 Twisted Oaks Rd, Charlotte, NC 28212
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    • $990
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    1120 Marble St., Charlotte, NC 28208
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    • $1,100
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    4300 Sharon Road, Charlotte, NC 28211
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    • $2,885+
    • $3,568+
    • $6,667+
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    16311 Hawfield Way Drive, Charlotte, NC 28277
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    • 3 BEDS
    • $1,841+
    • $2,027+
    • $2,620+
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Average rent in Charlotte, NC

$1,639/mo Charlotte, NC average rental price, July 2022
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The average monthly rent of apartments in Charlotte, NC is $1,639.

Charlotte, NC apartment rent ranges

About 41% of apartment rents in Charlotte, NC range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 16% of apartments. Around 37% of Charlotte’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 6% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.

Charlotte, NC rent trends

Getting around in Charlotte, NC

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Very Walkable
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Good Transit
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Bikeable
Walk Score®: 86, Transit Score®: 55, Bike Score®: 56

Frequently asked questions

When were prices and availability in Charlotte, NC last updated?

Prices and availability in Charlotte, NC were last updated on 5 Dec 2022.

What are the best apartments in Charlotte, NC?

The best apartments in Charlotte, NC are: Mezzo 1 Luxury Apartments, Autumn Park Apartments, Axis Berewick, Magnolia Heights and Alta Croft.

What is the average rent in Charlotte, NC?

The average rent in Charlotte, NC is $1,639. Start your search for apartments in Charlotte, NC now.

What is the price range for a studio apartment in Charlotte, NC?

The price range for a studio apartment in Charlotte, NC is between $850 and $9,271. View all studio apartments in Charlotte, NC.

What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC?

The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC is between $380 and $6,626. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Charlotte, NC now.

What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC?

The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC is between $380 and $9,912. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC.

What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC?

The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Charlotte, NC is between $380 and $14,956. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Charlotte, NC.

What type of rental buildings are in Charlotte, NC?

In Charlotte 47% of the housing is rented out compared to 53% of homes are owned, according to the most recent Census Bureau estimates. 14% of Charlotte’s apartments are found in large buildings of 50 units or more, 60% are located in smaller apartment complexes with less than 50 units, and 25% are single-family rentals.

What do typical apartment communities look like in Charlotte, NC?

The age and size of multifamily buildings are among the most visible characteristics of the rental market in a city.  In this case, the apartment buildings in Charlotte are about 24 years old, on average. Of these, 54% have been built since 2000, representing the newer options on the market and typically offering more amenities. Rental buildings in the city have an average height of 4 stories. About 80% of the rental communities here are low-rise, garden-style communities, 17% are mid-rises, and 3% are high-rise buildings. These are true especially for large-scale multifamily buildings with over 50 apartments.

What apartment floorplans are common in Charlotte, NC?

Rental apartments in Charlotte come in a range of sizes and floorplans. Studio apartments represent 2% of units for rent, ideal for singles, renters on a budget and people who value central locations more than space. Rentals with 1-bedroom floorplans make up 43% of the total apartments in the city, while 2-bedroom floorplans represent around 44% of all rentals in Charlotte. The rest are larger floorplans with 3 bedrooms or more, typically preferred by families, larger households or roommates sharing space.

Charlotte, NC in the news

Renter's guide to Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, better known to locals as the Queen City, is the largest city in the state of North Carolina. Known for its small-town feel and big city skyline, Charlotte is the home of both Bank of America and the Nascar Hall of Fame.

The city has been growing fairly consistently since the 1990s and the metropolitan area has nearly 800,000 people, making is almost twice the size of the state’s capital in Raleigh, which sits a short 160 miles to the northeast. The third-largest city by population in North Carolina, Greensboro is 90 miles away from Charlotte. Atlanta, GA lies about 244 miles away. If you want to travel from Charlotte to Williamsburg, VA, it will take you about 5 hours to get there by car as the two cities are 335 miles apart.

Looking for a cool destination for a weekend getaway? Myrtle Beach, SC is 175 miles away (about 3 hours and a half on the road).

The weather in Charlotte is very mild during all seasons but summer, when it typically gets fairly hot and humid. But for those that like some fun in the sun it’s a great spot, as the city sees an average of 214 days of sunlight a year, officially making it one of the sunniest spots in the country.

Tips for renting in Charlotte, NC

The rights of renters in Charlotte are very similar to those of most states, as well as surrounding areas and cities. However, North Carolina has specific requirements for eviction notice, as long as the notice length is not specifically stated in the lease. For a monthly rental, the eviction period is seven days: for a year-to-year rental, the minimum eviction notice is 30 days: and for a mobile home, the minimum eviction notice is 60 days.

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Charlotte, NC demographics

Charlotte, NC has a population of 873,570 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 454,324 of Charlotte’s residents are women and 419,246 are men. The median age of those who live in Charlotte, NC is 34.4.

Living in Charlotte, NC

Like living in any major city, Charlotte comes with a number of pros and cons. The Queen City is a cultural melting pot of both people and food, ranking as one of the 10 most diverse cities in the United States. You can find high-end restaurants in Charlotte like Bentley’s Restaurant, Morton's Steakhouse, and the Bonterra Dining and Wine Room, as well as local favorites such as Midwood Smokehouse and Tupelo Honey Cafe.

Parking in Charlotte can be a bit of an issue, though. While there are plenty of parking garages available downtown, many are either expensive or offer private parking only, and street parking is typically tough to find.

Charlotte, NC households

  • 196,889 Family
    142,096 Non-family
  • 103,945 Children
    235,040 No Children
  • 338,985Total Number of Households
  • 2.54Average People Per Household
  • $65,359Median Household Income

According to U.S. Census data, there are 338,985 households in Charlotte, NC. 196,889 are family households and 142,096 are non-family households. There are 103,945 households with children in Charlotte and 235,040 households without children. On average, about 2.54 people live in a household in Charlotte, NC.

Things to do in Charlotte, NC

There’s no shortage of things to do in Charlotte, and for a night out the spot to go there’s the Epicentre in the heart of uptown. To get here there are several options, including the light rail; ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft are available in Charlotte, too. The Epicentre features multiple restaurants and bars like Whisky River and Howl at the Moon, as well as a full-sized movie theater, making it a great spot for both adults and couples.

The NoDa area on North Davidson and Montford area off Woodlawn are also popular nightlife spots for adults in the Charlotte area. And then there’s The Fillmore Charlotte that opened its doors to the public in 2009 in the heart of the NC Music Factory entertainment complex (recently renamed AvidXchange Music Factory).

The city has several popular annual events throughout the year as well, like the Taste of Charlotte every summer and Restaurant Week in the fall, where visitors can try some of the tastiest food around at discounted prices.

Things to do

The city has several popular annual events throughout the year as well, like the Taste of Charlotte every summer and Restaurant Week in the fall, where visitors can try some of the tastiest food around at discounted prices.

Charlotteans can also catch the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets play a game at the beautiful Time Warner Cable Arena. Or for those more interested in football or baseball, the NFL’s Carolina Panthers play nearby in Bank of America Stadium, and the Charlotte Knights, a Chicago White Sox affiliate, play in the scenic BB&T Ballpark uptown.

And there are plenty of ways to have fun in Charlotte without spending money, too. For families and those with little ones (and even those that don’t), the Kings Drive Art Walk is the perfect event. There’s plenty of fun for adults and kids alike, with lots of food, music, games, and of course, art!

The city of Charlotte boasts over 210 public parks, including Freedom Park, which covers over 98 acres and plays host to the annual Festival in the Park every September. For a good spot to walk the dog or to take the kids to play, Charlotte residents can also check out Reedy Creek Park, Winget Park, James Boyce Park, or Nevin Community Park.

The city of Charlotte boasts over 210 public parks, including Freedom Park, which covers over 98 acres and plays host to the annual Festival in the Park every September. For a good spot to walk the dog or to take the kids to play, Charlotte residents can also check out Reedy Creek Park, Winget Park, James Boyce Park, or Nevin Community Park.

For shoppers, the South Park Mall is the most popular shopping mall, featuring many high-end stores like Coach, Louis Vuitton, and Michael Kors. The area also is home to the Northlake Mall and Ayrsley Village, both popular shopping and entertainment venues in Charlotte. The Northlake Mall has over

100 shops, while Ayrsley Village has several bars and restaurants, as well as a Regal Cinemas Movie Theater.

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Charlotte, NC employment & economy

While Bank of America may be the biggest bank headquartered in Charlotte, it’s far from the only bank here. The city is filled with professionals in the banking, finance, and accounting industries, and has some of the best-paying jobs in the country in each field. In addition to Bank of America, there are six other Fortune500 companies headquartered in Charlotte, including Lowe’s, Nucor, Duke Energy, Sonic Automotive, Family Dollar, and Domtar, so there are plenty of jobs to go around. Charlotte also has an employment rate of 4.5 percent, below the national average of 5 percent.

Education in Charlotte, NC

As far as education in the city goes, several universities sit in the downtown area, including Johnson and Wales, Queens College, Wake Forest at Charlotte, Johnson C. Smith, University of North Carolina at Charlotte and the Charlotte School of Law.

As the fourth largest of the 16 institutions within the University of North Carolina system and the largest institution in the Charlotte region, UNC Charlotte offers a wide array of bachelor, master, and doctoral degrees in seven professional colleges: Liberal Arts and Sciences, Arts + Architecture, Business, Computing and Informatics, Education, Engineering, and Health & Human Services. It’s a truly diverse group of schools, allowing those in Charlotte to further their education in a multitude of different fields and industries.

Charlotte, NC education statistics

The level of education of the population of Charlotte, NC is as follows: 5% have no high school education, 23% completed some high school, 24% partially completed college, 8% have an Associate Degree, 27% have a Bachelor Degree, and 13% have a Graduate Degree.

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