Welcome to Lake Norman/Huntersville
This peaceful, family-friendly community features North Carolina’ largest manmade lake.
Less than 20 miles from Uptown Charlotte, Lake Norman, the largest manmade lake in North Carolina, features a surrounding residential community that is rich in culture, history, and community events.
There’s a mix of single-family homes and condos—all in a range of prices, sizes, and styles. Each address gives residents access to 520 miles of shoreline, and some homes feature boat storage and slips. There are swimming pools and tennis courts, too, and an on-site golf course surrounds some communities.
Nearby Huntersville features a mix of residences and retail, as well as many historic cultural attractions. There’s plenty of dining and shopping options, and parks offer an up-close and personal relationship with nature. Community events and festivals gather residents together annually.
What to Love
- The waterfront views
- Great amenities
- Proximity to Uptown
- Stately homes
People & Lifestyle
Families are abundant in Lake Norman/Huntersville, and the lifestyle is active: kayaking, fishing, boating, and swimming are a way of life here.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
Lake Norman/Huntersville residents shop at Northlake Mall, which is located just north of Center City. Frankie’s Amusement Park
, an indoor and outdoor venue with rides and arcade games, is a family favorite, and Primal Brewery
, which brews and serves a variety of craft beer, keeps the adults busy. 131 Main Restaurant
offers upscale fare in a gas lamp-lit atmosphere.
Things to Do
Lake Norman State Park
features a popular mountain biking network, offering 30.5 miles of trails. There’s also a beach and bathhouse here, as well as a family campground. Davidson Farmers Market
operates year-round next to town hall between Main and Jackson streets, and many Lake Norman residents frequent the Renaissance Festival
, a 25-acre renaissance themed amusement park and one of the largest Renaissance fairs in America.
Lake Norman/Huntersville is home to some excellent schools. Some top educational opportunities include:
- Davidson College: a private liberal arts college that enrolls 1,843 students from 48 states and 47 countries.