Welcome to Uptown Charlotte

The locals know it as Downtown, but everyone else calls it Uptown. And Google calls it Center City. Whatever you call it, this area in the middle of Charlotte is home to major sports franchises, Fortune 500 companies, and thousands of residents. Keep reading to discover why so many call it home.


Homes For Sale In Uptown Charlotte

Whether this is your first home or fourth home, Uptown Charlotte offers condos, townhomes, or single family homes in varying price ranges. In this area, you can find older historic properties, as well as newer condos and townhomes. Explore your options:

🔎 Condos & Townhomes for Sale (Add search link, when IDX is working)
🔎 Single Family Detached Homes for Sale  (Add search link, when IDX is working)

Dining Options in Uptown Charlotte

Uptown Charlotte has some excellent dining options, since restaurants cater to both business people for lunch, and residents in the evenings. Even though there are hundreds of great restaurants, here are some of the best restaurants, categorized by the ward they are located within:
🍴 First Ward - Stoke, Roosters Wood-Fired Kitchen, Sea Level NC 
🍴 Second Ward - Evoke
🍴 Third Ward - Halcyon, The Kings Kitchen
🍴 Fourth Ward - The Asbury, 5Church, McNinch House

Shopping in Uptown Charlotte

The options for shopping in Uptown Charlotte are relatively limited, but definitely something that city leaders and developers are working to improve. For now, here are some of the options for residents of Uptown Charlotte:

📍Grocery Stores: Harris Teeter, Whole Foods (Opening Soon)
📍Retail: Shops in Founders Hall, 7th Street Public Market

Things to do in Uptown Charlotte

You'll be hard pressed to run out of things to do in Uptown Charlotte. You can catch a game with our Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets, Charlotte Checkers, or Charlotte Knights, all of whom play Uptown. Or you can watch a show at Blumenthal Performing Arts, Spectrum Center, or Knight Theater.  If you're a museum goer, Uptown Charlotte is also home to Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Levine Museum of the New South, Discovery Place, Mint Museum Uptown, and the Harvey B Gantt Center for African American Arts and Culture.

Schools in Uptown Charlotte

Not only is Uptown Charlotte home to primary schools, it is home to a few colleges as well. You'll find these schools all in Uptown Charlotte:

✏️ Charlotte Lab School (Charter School)
✏️ First Ward Creative Arts Academy
✏️ Irwin Academic Center
✏️ Metro School
✏️ Trinity Episcopal (Private School)
✏️ Johnson & Wales
✏️ Northeastern University
✏️ UNCC Center City
✏️ Wake Forest School of Business

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