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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, First Ward and Second Ward.

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Walk Score of Charlotte, NC

Charlotte is a Car-Dependent city

Almost all errands require a car.

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Seventh Street Station Parking Garage

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Alexander Michael's Restaurant & Tavern

Almost all errands require a car in Charlotte.

Charlotte is the 50th most walkable large city in the US with a Walk Score of 24.

Charlotte Apartments for Rent

View all Charlotte apartments on a map. The average rent is $1,089 and the average home price is $230,000.

Rental info for Highlands at Alexander Pointe, The in the Charlotte area
from $789
Rental info for Addison Park in the Charlotte area
from $764
1 bed
Walk Score 18
Rental info for Matthews Reserve in the Charlotte area
from $840
1 bed
Walk Score 42
Rental info for Eagle's Walk in the Charlotte area
from $615
1 bed
Walk Score 47
Rental info for Cheswyck at Ballantyne in the Charlotte area
from $814
1 bed
Walk Score 15
Rental info for Catalyst Apartments in the Charlotte area
from $1,273
1 bed
Walk Score 87
Rental info for Colonial Grand at Beverly Crest in the Charlotte area
from $785
Rental info for Paces Commons in the Charlotte area
from $795
1 bed
Walk Score 39

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

Charlotte Neighborhoods

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Name

Walk Score

Transit Score

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Population

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

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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