Plaza/Midwood

Minutes to Uptown, this historic community is filled with bars and restaurants.
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Welcome to Plaza/Midwood

Minutes to Uptown, this historic community is filled with bars and restaurants.
 
Trendy and laid-back, this neighborhood is celebrated for its nightlife, which features a range of bars and small music venues. Restaurants are many here, ranging in style from comfort food eateries to gastropubs. There are consignment shops, too, as well as many vintage stores and artisan food shops.
 
Homes are historic here, situated on tree-lined streets, and even the most modest addresses feature quaint front porches and a true Americana style.
 
The best word to sum up Plaza/Midwood? Eclectic. Here, you’ll find enticing eateries, second-hand shops, and southern barbecue. There is something for everyone.
 

What to Love

  • The diverse mix of shops and pubs

  • Great nightlife

  • Beautiful homes

  • A range of restaurants
 

People & Lifestyle

Plaza/Midwood is family-friendly but, considering the entertainment here, also a great spot for young singles.
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

There’s plenty to do in Plaza/Midwood. Stroke, an urban golf club, is a whimsical mix of country club and speakeasy. There’s an indoor golf course here and a great menu of cocktails. At BATL-Backyard Axe Throwing, guests throw axes at targets as a means of socialization. Eateries are many here, and some of the best include Midwood Smokehouse, which serves classic barbecue plates and is best known for its wings and brisket, and Coaltrane’s Char Grill, a rustic stop for signature chicken and char-grilled meats.
 

Things to Do

The annual Juneteenth Festival celebrated during the middle of the month, is a popular cultural outing. The area is also known as home to the Vanlandingham Estate, a historic home built in 1913–1914 and now used as a wedding venue. The Charlotte Country Club is regarded as one of the top 10 private clubs in the U.S. Many golf outings are hosted here, and weddings and other special events take place in the 68,000-square-foot clubhouse.
 

Overview for Plaza/Midwood, NC

4,349 people live in Plaza/Midwood, where the median age is 36 and the average individual income is $71,900. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,349

Total Population

36 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$71,900

Average individual Income

Around Plaza/Midwood, NC

There's plenty to do around Plaza/Midwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

51
Somewhat Walkable
Walking Score
51
Bikeable
Bike Score
38
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Super Icy Brothers, Detour Coffeebar, and BART'S MART.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 2.21 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.98 miles 25 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.41 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 2.36 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 3.92 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.28 miles 16 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Plaza/Midwood, NC

Plaza/Midwood has 2,212 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Plaza/Midwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 4,349 people call Plaza/Midwood home. The population density is 4,518.01 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

4,349

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

36

Median Age

49.74 / 50.29%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,212

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$71,900

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

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