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We all know and love Charlotte! But have you ever thought about what other areas are great to live within North Carolina? From living near the mountains to living near the beaches, North Carolina has tons to offer. Niche has released their annual Best Places to Live rankings and of course, we had to take a look into North Carolina. According to Niche, the rankings provide a comprehensive assessment of the overall livability of an area. They take into consideration factors such as the quality of local schools, crime rates, housing trends, and more.

Of course, I went ahead and compiled the list to provide you with all the info you need. Whether you are thinking about moving, vacationing, or just want to know the information. Notice the best parts of Charlotte and see if your neighborhood made the list!

TOP 50 “BEST PLACES TO LIVE” IN NORTH CAROLINA

  • 50. Oak Ridge

    Living in Oak Ridge

    Oak Ridge is a suburb of Greensboro with a population of 6,901. Oak Ridge is in Guilford County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Oak Ridge offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 49. Oxford Hunt

    Living in Oxford Hunt

    Oxford Hunt is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 5,164. Oxford Hunt is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Oxford Hunt offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 48. Highland Creek

    Living in Highland Creek

    Highland Creek is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 29,366. Highland Creek is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Highland Creek offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 47. Raleigh

    Living in Raleigh

    Raleigh is a city in North Carolina with a population of 464,485. Raleigh is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Raleigh offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In Raleigh there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 46. Wesley Heights

    Living in Wesley Heights

    See what it's like to live in the Wesley Heights neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 45. Montibello

    Living in Montibello

    Montibello is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 5,170. Montibello is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Montibello offers residents a sparse urban feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Montibello tend to lean conservative.

  • 44. Cornelius

    Living in Cornelius

    Cornelius is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 29,256. Cornelius is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Cornelius offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Cornelius there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 43. Clemmons

    Living in Clemmons

    Clemmons is a suburb of Winston-Salem with a population of 20,313. Clemmons is in Forsyth County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Clemmons offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Clemmons there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 42. Holly Springs

    Living in Holly Springs

    Holly Springs is a suburb of Raleigh with a population of 34,874. Holly Springs is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Holly Springs offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 41. Olde Providence North

    Living in Olde Providence North

    See what it's like to live in the Olde Providence North neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 40. Myers Park

    Living in Myers Park

    Myers Park is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 13,436. Myers Park is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Myers Park offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 39. Wessex Square

    Living in Wessex Square

    Wessex Square is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 6,851. Wessex Square is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Wessex Square offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 38. Whiteoak

    Living in Whiteoak

    See what it's like to live in the Whiteoak neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 37. Sedgefield

    https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/n/sedgefield-charlotte-nc/

  • 36. Plaza Midwood

    Living in Plaza Midwood

    Plaza Midwood is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 4,787. Plaza Midwood is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Plaza Midwood offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 35. Weddington

    Living in Weddington

    Weddington is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 10,794. Weddington is in Union County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Weddington offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Residents of Weddington tend to be conservative.

  • 34. Quail Hollow

    Living in Quail Hollow

    See what it's like to live in the Quail Hollow neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 33. Touchstone Village/Elm Lane

    Living in Touchstone Village/Elm Lane

    Touchstone Village/Elm Lane is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 2,394. Touchstone Village/Elm Lane is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Touchstone Village/Elm Lane offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 32. Provincetowne

    Living in Provincetowne

    See what it's like to live in the Provincetowne neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 31. Elizabeth

    Living in Elizabeth

    See what it's like to live in the Elizabeth neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 30. Colonial Village

    Living in Colonial Village

    Colonial Village is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 1,030. Colonial Village is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Colonial Village offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 29. Sardis Woods

    Living in Sardis Woods

    Sardis Woods is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 7,337. Sardis Woods is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Sardis Woods offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 28. Governor's Square

    Living in Governor's Square

    Governor's Square is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 1,885. Governor's Square is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Governor's Square offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 27. Providence Plantation

    Living in Providence Plantation

    Providence Plantation is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 11,976. Providence Plantation is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Providence Plantation offers residents a sparse urban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 26. Chantilly

    Living in Chantilly

    Chantilly is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 1,667. Chantilly is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Chantilly offers residents a sparse urban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 25. Cherry

    Living in Cherry

    See what it's like to live in the Cherry neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 24. Piper Glen Estates

    Living in Piper Glen Estates

    See what it's like to live in the Piper Glen Estates neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 23. Freedom Park

    Living in Freedom Park

    Freedom Park is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 3,635. Freedom Park is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Freedom Park offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 22. Hembstead

    https://www.niche.com/places-to-live/n/hembstead-charlotte-nc/

  • 21. First Ward

    Living in First Ward

    First Ward is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 3,045. First Ward is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in First Ward offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 20. University City North

    Living in University City North

    University City North is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 8,186. University City North is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in University City North offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 19. Marvin

    Living in Marvin

    Marvin is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 6,553. Marvin is in Union County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Marvin offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Marvin and residents tend to lean conservative.

  • 18. Park Crossing

    Living in Park Crossing

    Park Crossing is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 4,769. Park Crossing is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Park Crossing offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 17. Olde Providence South

    Living in Olde Providence South

    Olde Providence South is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 5,054. Olde Providence South is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Olde Providence South offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 16. Ashbrook/Clawson Village

    Living in Ashbrook/Clawson Village

    Ashbrook/Clawson Village is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 3,533. Ashbrook/Clawson Village is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Ashbrook/Clawson Village offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 15. Providence Crossing

    Living in Providence Crossing

    Providence Crossing is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 11,903. Providence Crossing is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Providence Crossing offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 14. Carrboro

    Living in Carrboro

    Carrboro is a suburb of Durham with a population of 21,230. Carrboro is in Orange County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Carrboro offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents rent their homes. In Carrboro there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 13. Sharon Woods

    Living in Sharon Woods

    Sharon Woods is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 4,788. Sharon Woods is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Sharon Woods offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 12. Commonwealth

    Living in Commonwealth

    Commonwealth is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 1,324. Commonwealth is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Commonwealth offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 11. Third Ward

    Living in Third Ward

    Third Ward is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 3,651. Third Ward is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Third Ward offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 10. Uptown

    Living in Uptown

    Uptown is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 8,928. Uptown is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Uptown offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 9. Davidson

    Living in Davidson

    Davidson is a suburb of Charlotte with a population of 12,735. Davidson is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Davidson offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Davidson there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 8. Ballantyne West

    Living in Ballantyne West

    Ballantyne West is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 19,336. Ballantyne West is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Ballantyne West offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 7. Apex

    Living in Apex

    Apex is a suburb of Raleigh with a population of 51,370. Apex is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Apex offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Apex there are a lot of restaurants and parks.

  • 6. Ballantyne East

    Living in Ballantyne East

    Ballantyne East is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 9,099. Ballantyne East is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Ballantyne East offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 5. Chapel Hill

    Living in Chapel Hill

    Chapel Hill is a town in North Carolina with a population of 60,998. Chapel Hill is in Orange County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Chapel Hill offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes.

  • 4. Dilworth

    Living in Dilworth

    Dilworth is a neighborhood in Charlotte, North Carolina with a population of 10,109. Dilworth is in Mecklenburg County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Dilworth offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes.

  • 3. Fourth Ward

    Living in Fourth Ward

    See what it's like to live in the Fourth Ward neighborhood of Charlotte with reviews and statistics on crime, real estate, and cost of living.

  • 2. Cary

    Living in Cary

    Cary is a suburb of Raleigh with a population of 166,268. Cary is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Cary offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Cary there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks.

  • 1. Morrisville

    Living in Morrisville

    Morrisville is a suburb of Raleigh with a population of 26,280. Morrisville is in Wake County and is one of the best places to live in North Carolina. Living in Morrisville offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents rent their homes. In Morrisville there are a lot of parks.