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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
    C
  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
    B+
  9. Cost of Living
    B+
  10. Health & Fitness
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  11. Outdoor Activities
    C+
  12. Commute
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Mineral Springs is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 2,956. Mineral Springs is in Union County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Mineral Springs offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Mineral Springs tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Mineral Springs are highly rated.
About Mineral Springs...
Population
2,956

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$242,700
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$960
National
$949
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    16%
  • Own
    84%
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Mineral Springs Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284

Residents

Diversity
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Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    9%
  • 35-44 years
    19%
  • 45-54 years
    19%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    13%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    21%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    29%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    28%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Mineral Springs

Jobs
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Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$74,318
National
$55,322
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It's still a nature reserve, with horse trail and friendly neighbors.
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In Waxhaw its more of a smaller town were you will find lots of mom-and-pop shops up and down the streets. Majority of the time depending on what you are looking for you can leave downtown Waxhaw with everything you need.
We plan to stay forever!