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Living in Charlotte

Charlotte is the 50th most walkable large city in the US with 731,424 residents.

Charlotte does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Charlotte neighborhoods are Fourth Ward, Second Ward and First Ward.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Charlotte, NC

Charlotte is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Seventh Street Station Parking Garage

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Alexander Michael's Restaurant & Tavern

Most errands require a car in Charlotte.

Charlotte is the 50th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 26.

Charlotte Apartments for Rent

View all Charlotte apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,182 and the average home price is $286,733.

Rental info for The Crest at Galleria in the Charlotte area
from $840
1 bed
Walk Score 56
Rental info for Midtown 205 in the Charlotte area
from $1,060
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Catalyst Apartments in the Charlotte area
from $1,308
1 bed
Walk Score 88
Rental info for Charleston Row at Parkway Crossing in the Charlotte area
from $1,349
Rental info for Bridges at Quail Hollow in the Charlotte area
from $880
1 bed
Walk Score 27
Rental info for Edgeline Flats on Davidson in the Charlotte area
$1,275
1 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Sterling Magnolia in the Charlotte area
from $1,227
1 bed
Walk Score 30
Rental info for Legacy Fort Mill in the Charlotte area
from $1,050
1 bed
Walk Score 37

To view Charlotte homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Charlotte Neighborhoods

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Population

1 Fourth Ward 87 - 60 4,964
2 Second Ward 85 - 72 1,462
3 First Ward 84 - 63 2,505
4 The South End 77 - 75 1,232
5 Cherry 76 - 71 818
6 Dilworth 75 - 75 6,320
7 Third Ward 68 - 70 2,239
8 Commonwealth 67 - 65 560
9 North Charlotte 65 - 59 2,864
10 Plaza Hills 63 - 65 539
11 Brookhill 63 - 71 1,134
12 Elizabeth 63 - 60 4,052
13 Villa Heights 61 - 65 1,557
14 Wilmore 57 - 60 1,559
15 Plaza Midwood 57 - 67 3,556
16 Belmont 55 - 69 2,362
17 Lockwood 54 - 46 1,632
18 Optimist Park 54 - 57 757
19 Shamrock 54 - 46 3,354
20 Freedom Park 49 - 61 2,352
21 Southside Park 48 - 59 1,108
22 Seversville 48 - 70 587
23 Sheffield Park 47 - 48 4,885
24 Briarcreek - Woodland 47 - 46 4,316
25 Druid Hills South 46 - 48 988
26 Tryon Hills 46 - 46 1,718
27 Barclay Downs 46 - 46 4,734
28 Sedgefield 45 - 59 2,941
29 Ashley Park 45 - 44 2,807
30 Colonial Village 45 - 65 1,133
31 Greenville 45 - 52 744
32 Chantilly 44 - 51 1,258
33 Lincoln Heights 44 - 50 2,268
34 Eastover 44 - 40 2,434
35 Enderly Park 44 - 46 2,961
36 Hwy 51 - Park Road 43 - 58 2,514
37 Wesley Heights 43 - 66 1,213
38 Grier Heights 41 - 45 2,523
39 Biddleville 40 - 64 2,070
40 Double Oaks 40 - 52 950
41 Madison Park 40 - 47 4,329
42 Idlewild Farms 40 - 37 5,109
43 Closeburn - Glenkirk 40 - 45 3,998
44 Farm Pond 40 - 41 6,262
45 Country Club Heights 40 - 39 4,411
46 Echo Hills 39 - 36 689
47 Myers Park 38 - 48 10,970
48 Shannon Park 38 - 37 7,262
49 University Park 37 - 39 1,253
50 Revolution Park 37 - 58 926
51 Washington Heights 37 - 42 1,786
52 Arbor Glen 36 - 49 916
53 Sugaw Creek 36 - 39 3,329
54 Oak Forest 36 - 41 6,647
55 Smallwood 35 - 61 1,172
56 Starmount 35 - 48 2,628
57 East Forest 35 - 45 11,620
58 Westover Hills 34 - 46 767
59 York Road 34 - 55 538
60 Providence Park 34 - 36 2,212
61 University City South 33 - 48 4,249
62 Oakhurst 33 - 38 2,492
63 Thomasboro - Hoskins 33 - 35 5,397
64 Collingwood 33 - 58 3,338
65 West Blvd 33 - 45 922
66 Westerly Hills 33 - 33 2,288
67 Montclaire South 33 - 39 11,670
68 Ashbrook - Clawson Village 32 - 50 2,880
69 Windsor Park 32 - 39 12,119
70 Oaklawn 31 - 52 822
71 Governor's Square 31 - 36 1,469
72 College Downs 31 - 38 6,170
73 Foxcroft 30 - 35 5,542
74 Lakewood 30 - 35 705
75 Cotswold 30 - 38 4,438
76 University City North 29 - 39 6,822
77 Druid Hills North 28 - 38 713
78 Reid Park 28 - 35 991
79 Provincetowne 28 - 34 16,592
80 Ballantyne East 26 - 34 8,248
81 Eastway 26 - 34 6,741
82 Ponderosa - Wingate 26 - 33 1,347
83 Hidden Valley 26 - 37 12,248
84 North Sharon Amity 26 - 35 6,889
85 Idlewild South 25 - 35 6,584
86 Wendover - Sedgewood 25 - 32 3,098
87 Whiteoak 25 - 44 2,385
88 Ballantyne West 24 - 29 11,410
89 J.T. Williams 24 - 34 639
90 Oakview Terrace 23 - 30 1,081
91 Wessex Square 23 - 32 5,980
92 Marshbrooke 23 - 30 8,125
93 Hickory Ridge 23 - 39 7,943
94 Eastland - Wilora Lake 22 - 36 6,097
95 Becton Park 22 - 32 5,107
96 Beverly Woods 22 - 31 5,958
97 Carmel 22 - 33 6,087
98 Boulevard Homes 22 - 30 986
99 McAlpine 22 - 46 5,912
100 Starmount Forest 21 - 36 7,174
101 Rain Tree 21 - 29 3,212
102 Providence Estates East 21 - 30 7,791
103 Sterling 20 - 32 2,734
104 Lansdowne 20 - 31 4,916
105 Touchstone Village 20 - 45 2,232
106 Harris - Houston 20 - 29 9,120
107 West Sugar Creek 20 - 30 7,687
108 Seven Eagles 19 - 36 4,552
109 Park Crossing 19 - 41 3,891
110 Mineral Springs 19 - 29 7,853
111 Clanton Park - Roseland 19 - 38 2,974
112 Prosperity Church Road 19 - 39 18,062
113 Hamilton Circle 19 - 32 4,129
114 Providence Crossing 19 - 31 7,553
115 Sardis Woods 18 - 35 4,307
116 Hickory Grove 18 - 29 5,044
117 Yorkmount 18 - 28 9,530
118 Brown Road 17 - 33 4,774
119 Hembstead 17 - 29 1,894
120 Sherwood Forest 17 - 34 3,512
121 Capitol Drive 17 - 31 849
122 Olde Providence South 16 - 30 5,117
123 Toddville Road 16 - 28 8,208
124 Wedgewood 16 - 29 7,866
125 Olde Whitehall 16 - 26 5,684
126 Olde Providence North 16 - 28 3,310
127 Marlwood 15 - 29 5,426
128 Henderson Circle 15 - 35 1,928
129 Derita - Statesville 15 - 31 4,922
130 Piper Glen Estates 14 - 26 7,778
131 Rockwell Park - Hemphill Heights 14 - 28 3,956
132 Sharon Woods 14 - 28 3,931
133 Oxford Hunt 14 - 33 4,595
134 Nevin Community 14 - 36 4,055
135 Quail Hollow 14 - 30 3,472
136 Newell 13 - 29 6,277
137 Newell South 13 - 27 3,678
138 Davis Lake - Eastfield 13 - 30 9,646
139 Eagle Lake 12 - 24 2,886
140 Mountainbrook 12 - 25 2,228
141 Stonehaven 12 - 35 5,393
142 Highland Creek 11 - 23 16,778
143 Providence Plantation 11 - 25 7,772
144 Griers Fork 10 - 29 4,242
145 Montibello 10 - 28 4,344
146 Beatties Ford - Trinity 10 - 28 3,511
147 Yorkshire 10 - 31 8,479
148 Sunset Road 9 - 24 4,340
149 Pawtuckett 9 - 24 4,123
150 Oakdale South 9 - 26 4,454
151 Todd Park 9 - 27 913
152 Wildwood 8 - 25 2,830
153 Coulwood West 7 - 24 9,910
154 Harwood Lane 7 - 21 6,751
155 Coulwood East 6 - 23 1,410
156 Westchester 6 - 28 3,472
157 Silverwood 6 - 22 8,284
158 Sardis Forest 6 - 23 4,003
159 Back Creek Church Road 5 - 22 12,794

Eating & Drinking

There are about 2,229 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Charlotte.

People in Charlotte can walk to an average of 0.4 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Caribou Coffee

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Dixie's Tavern

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thumbnail for Seventh Street Station Parking GarageThe Seventh Street Station is a convenient place to park when visiting Uptown Charlotte. It is located in the #FirstWard and embodies the fun loving attitude of the neighborhood. Be sure to tap on the colored panels on the outside of the building to hear the music!

Mary DeGeorge
on Seventh Street Station Parking Garage

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Charlotte has about 10 car shares from RelayRides and Hertz On Demand.

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Seventh Street Station Parking Garage

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Levine Museum of The New South

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Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

Savvy + Co. Real Estate

Charlotte’s many diverse neighborhoods have something for everyone and we want to show you what makes Charlotte such a great place to live. We love it here and we know you will too! Drop us a line at (704) 330-8326 and let's get started.

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Neighborhood Theatre

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Midwood Park

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Clemson Avenue Park

Bike Score of Charlotte, NC

Charlotte is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Bike sharing is available from Charlott B-cycle.

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Neighborhood Theatre

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Levine Museum of The New South

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Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

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Midwood Park

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Hyatt house Charlotte/Center City

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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art

thumbnail for Levine Museum of The New SouthLevine Museum of the New South is located in the Heart of Charlotte, NC in the #FirstWard. It is an interactive history museum that provides the nation with the most comprehensive interpretation of post-Civil War southern society featuring men, women and children, black and white, rich and poor, long-time residents and newcomers who have shaped the South since the Civil War.

Mary DeGeorge
on Levine Museum of The New South

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Clemson Avenue Park

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Bar Charlotte

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Imaginon Branch Library

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B-cycle: 6th & Pine

thumbnail for Brixx Wood Fired PizzaThe restaurants in the #FreedomPark neighborhood are located mostly along East Blvd. A great place to go is Brixx. There are a few locations around #Charlotte. They have excellent pizza, pasta and sandwiches along with a great assortment of beers!

Mary DeGeorge
on Brixx Wood Fired Pizza

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Fourth Ward

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Cantina Fifteen Eleven

thumbnail for Midwood Park6 acres in Midwood with a picnic area, outdoor ampitheater, tennis court, basketball court, playground and community garden.

Savvy + Co. Real Estate
on Midwood Park

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