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  1. #1 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Davidson

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    32 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Small town charm with a slower pace, kind neighbors, low crime..and 2 lakes! The Buzz of Charlotte, Intnl. airport and nightlife, is 20-30 minutes away ~ but it feels like another planet! Grocery,...Love you Davidson.

    Read 32 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 12,920,

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  2. #2 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Tega Cay

    Suburb in South Carolina,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I love the city. We have family friendly neighborhoods, schools are good. Have access to multiple parks in close vicinity. The Connectivity to Charlotte downtown is also good (you still have to beat the traffic)..

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 10,834,

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  3. #3 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Marvin

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Marvin is one of the wealthiest suburbs in the nation with a median income of approximately $180,000. It lacks diversity and is filled with a conservative population, but its school systems are top....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 6,672,

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  4. #4 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Riverview

    Suburb in South Carolina,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Pretty much Fort Mill, SC. Close to Tega Cay. No one calls it Riverview. The Schools are great, low crime, but no night life, no food delivery services except pizza. I have no idea why. Hardly any....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 2,479,

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  5. #5 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Weddington

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    41 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 11,000,

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  6. #6 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Cornelius

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    41 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Cornelius all of my life and have enjoyed living in this southern small town greatly. I grew up around the city either going on Lake Norman in the summer time with my family, or....

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 29,836,

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  7. #7 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Fort Mill

    Suburb in South Carolina,

    153 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I grew up in Fort Mill and plan to continue living here as my own family grows! Fort Mill is known for having an outstanding public school system. We also have several grocery store chains, local and....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 19,920,

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  8. #8 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Harrisburg

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    47 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Fantastic town that is close to a big city, but not too close. Plenty of entertainment in the surrounding areas. Schools are fantastic, however they are overcrowded. There are more and more....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Population: 16,073,

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  9. #9 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Lake Wylie

    Suburb in South Carolina,

    41 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I have lived in Lake Wylie my entire life, and it is amazing! I live roughly twenty-five minutes from Charlotte, and there is a lot to do around us. The small businesses and restaurants in this town....

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 14,091,

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  10. #10 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Huntersville

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    199 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Huntersville is a suburb of Charlotte, North Carolina. It is located north of the city. Huntersville is a very family friendly place to live. It has many community style neighborhoods which often have playgrounds, pools and sports courts. Huntersville is a very safe place to live....A really nice thing about Huntersville is the location. There are several public parks with playgrounds, walking and hiking trails, tennis courts, sports fields and more. Lake Norman is also right...There are a lot of shopping options including numerous grocery stores, retail stores, boutiques and more. There are plenty of dining options too, from national chains, to locally owned restaurants.Huntersville is a great place to live!.

    Read 199 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 57,288,

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  11. #11 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Matthews

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    151 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Matthews is an amazing town for families, children, and adults all overall. There's always something to do, the variety of stores and entertainment is huge, and the events hosted by Matthews downtown....

    Read 151 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 32,682,

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  12. #12 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Waxhaw

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    93 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Waxhaw is an amazing small town in North Carolina. The shops, parks, restaurants, and monumental railroad bridge, is located in downtown Waxhaw. The historical aspect draws many people striving to....

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 16,165,

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  13. #13 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    India Hook

    Suburb in South Carolina,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I am glad that their are police at the school to make everyone feel better and protective because of the police.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 3,762,

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  14. #14 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Belmont

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    40 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says When I first moved here two years ago, I was insanely scared. I was so scared that I wouldn't make any friends or connections for the few years of high school that I spent here, but I was very....

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 12,292,

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  15. #15 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Pineville

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    15 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I liked that the mall and downtown Pineville are minutes away from one another. The rec center has free memberships for the residents that include a workout facility, park, rental facilities, dance....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 8,923,

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  16. #16 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Stallings

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    28 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Stallings is a great place to raise a family or retire. The area has grown a LOT in the ten years we’ve been here, and that has brought challenges including increased traffic, loss of trees, and a....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 15,781,

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  17. #17 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Concord

    Town in North Carolina,

    258 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I ran from the blue state of Washington to Concord and never been happier. For a person like me who moved from Europe to the states, it was so very shocking to live in a place like Seattle where....

    Read 258 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 94,147,

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  18. #18 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Mooresville

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    176 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says I really like Mooresville. There is a lot to see and do! There are many restaurants to enjoy and lots of places to shop. It is very family friendly for the most part and there are a lot of schools in....

    Read 176 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 38,498,

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  19. #19 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Indian Trail

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    124 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says We love Indian trail! We have lived in Matthews prior to relocating. Indian trail is growing and housing values are increasing. Our children go to their primary/elementary school and we love it. No....

    Read 124 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Population: 39,644,

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  20. #20 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Wesley Chapel

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    29 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Suburban feel but close to everything you could need or want! The schools are Weddington Schools and there are great athletics in the area (gymnastics, soccer, baseball, etc) for the kids. Taxes....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 9,287,

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  21. #21 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Westport

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says It's a good place to raise a family. Lots of children in the area, tree lined streets and great schools in the area. Now that my kids are almost grown and out, I'm not so sure I will remain here.....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 4,153,

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  22. #22 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Mint Hill

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    67 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Former Resident says I grew up in the suburbs of Mint Hill. It was one of the best places I could have grown up. You are close enough to the city that you can easily go out for a night on the town but Mint Hill still....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 27,258,

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  23. #23 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Cramerton

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Safe area, with a cute downtown area that includes a fantastic coffee shop. Goat Island Park is a great place for families, there's easy access to a grocery store, good schools, and close enough to....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 4,417,

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  24. #24 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Lake Park

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Lake Park is one of the nicer neighborhoods in the area. It is really pretty and walking friendly. There is a tennis court, basketball court, a pool (with a swim team), parks, churches, even a school....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 3,851,

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  25. #25 Best Suburbs to Live in Charlotte Area.

    Hemby Bridge

    Suburb of Charlotte, NC,

    1 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Current Resident says Hemby Bridge is a quiet rural area outside Charlotte, NC. With a small town you know a lot of people because you live, go to school with and play together. While you don't have the big shopping,....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Population: 1,853,

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