Welcome to South Charlotte
This luxe, family-friendly area features beautiful homes and plenty of shopping.
One of the city’s most coveted areas, South Charlotte features a mix of quiet and historic communities filled with affordable homes. That value, combined with convenient access to Uptown, makes the area extremely desirable.
Homes styles are diverse—single-family homes are mixed with modern townhomes and many elegant and historically renowned mansions. Public space and a variety of stores and restaurants are also abundant here, as is vibrant culture. For example, the Charlotte Symphony plays an outdoor Summer Pops concert in South Charlotte each year.
A bustling business community exists here, too—upscale shopping shares a zip code with several hotels and commercial office space.
What to Love
- Quiet, historic community
- Ease of access to Uptown
- Desirable zip code
- Excellent shopping
People & Lifestyle
Prestigious communities attract affluent families to South Charlotte, and the ease of commute to Uptown makes the area attractive to young professionals.
Dining, Entertainment & Shopping
A premier shopping destination with over 150 stores, Southpark Mall
features exclusive shops like Gucci, Burberry, Lilly Pulitzer, and Louis Vuitton. Carowinds Amusement Park
, a 407-acre amusement park located adjacent to Interstate 77, offers a range of rides and games. Hungry? Try Steak 48
, a newly opened steakhouse with a modern, upscale setting. Cowfish Sushi and Burger Bar
, a local favorite, features gourmet burgers and sushi plus beer and spirits in a vibrant, colorful space.
Things to Do
Many events take place in South Charlotte, including the Wells Fargo Championship at Quail Hollow Club
, a professional golf tournament on the PGA Tour. The Festival in the Park-Freedom Park
brings the community together through the arts, providing all citizens of Charlotte access to multimedia visuals and performing art at no charge. In the summer, residents gather for the Charlotte Symphony Summer Concert Series, casual, family-friendly concert experiences, and the Charlotte Wine and Food Festival
brings together leading wine industry experts from around the world and pairs them with Charlotte’s top chefs.
South Charlotte is home to some excellent schools. Some top educational opportunities include: