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  3. Housing
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  5. Good for Families
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  6. Diversity
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  7. Jobs
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  8. Weather
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  9. Cost of Living
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  11. Outdoor Activities
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Mountain Island is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 14,841. Mountain Island is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Mountain Island offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mountain Island there are a lot of parks. Many families live in Mountain Island and residents tend to lean liberal. The public schools in Mountain Island are above average.

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About Mountain Island...
Population
14,841

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$269,368
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,156
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    25%
  • Own
    75%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$89,527
National
$62,843
Families with Children
37%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    15%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    31%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    33%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    15%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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