Located about 12 miles north of Uptown Charlotte, lies the quaint and rapidly growing community of Huntersville, NC. It offers a great sense of community with a small town feel and an endless array of things to do! Voted one of the top ten safest places in North Carolina, it is also located with easy access to all major highways ensuring easy travel! This is a perfect suburb for families who are looking for a great community atmosphere and excellent schools.
Home of Discovery Place Kids, Carolina Raptor Center, and Huntersville Family Fitness and Aquatics, it is a fantastic place to entertain children and families. Appealing to all ages, Birkdale Village is a mixed-use community that offers plenty of great dining and access to upscale shopping. Similar shopping and dining areas that are conveniently located are Rosedale, Northcross, and Peninsula Village.
The Park is a new Huntersville area development built on a once wooded farmland. The vision is focused on creating a complete community in the Huntersville area. The Park provides quiet and strategically designed workspace centered within area neighborhoods, shopping and entertainment. Located at The Parks main entrance is Torrence Village, a 70,000 square foot establishment of specialty retail and restaurants.
Historic Latta Plantation is a cotton plantation from the 1800s that serves as a living history farm and is located within the Latta Plantation Nature Preserve. The plantation offers guided home tours and self guided grounds tours. The beautiful grounds are the home of farm animals as well as honeybee exhibits, cotton crops, and kitchen gardens. The plantation also provides summer camps as well as day camps in the fall months.