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  2. Crime & Safety
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  3. Housing
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  4. Nightlife
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  9. Cost of Living
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  10. Health & Fitness
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Eagle Lake is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 4,947. Eagle Lake is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Eagle Lake offers residents a suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Eagle Lake and residents tend to be liberal. The public schools in Eagle Lake are above average.
About Eagle Lake...
Population
4,947

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$118,123
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,073
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    75%
  • Own
    25%
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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
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Residents

Diversity
A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$62,206
National
$55,322
Families with Children
30%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    17%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    19%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    14%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%
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There are many local businesses ranging from independent bars and restaurants to independent retailers. Just down high street there is a large community of post grads, so the atmosphere is geared towards a younger crowd than most cities.
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Coming from Columbus, OH, it is warm, sunny and slightly humid.Great place to live!
Columbus is one of the fastest growing cities in America. The HQ for many large companies is in Columbus, drawn here by the large population at Ohio State.