Facts About The Charlotte Region
Over 250,000 foreign born residents live and work in the Charlotte region.
The Charlotte Region Is...
Comprised of 15 counties:
Alexander, Cabarrus, Catawba, Chester, Chesterfield, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lancaster, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Stanly, & York.
Over 1,000 internationally owned firms have operations in the Charlotte region.
Gold Rush Continues
Cabarrus county was where gold was first discovered in the US. Today, we continue to lead the way as one of the top banking centers in the country.
You CAN Get There From Here
Charlotte Douglas International Airport has over 700 daily non-stop flights.
Educated Work Force
Home to many amazing colleges and universities, including UNC Charlotte - the region's preeminent research university, addressing critical 21st-century business, technology, health care, energy and education needs.