Belmont is a quaint suburban city South West of Charlotte. It is seeing a boom recently in people moving there who love the feel of a small town yet can easily commute in Charlotte (15 miles) or Gastonia (8). It's proximity to the airport and lake make it a popular locaiton.
Belmont in Charlotte boasts:
- its own cute downtown area
- historical charm
- a restaurant owned by the Jonas Brothers
- many more restaurants as well as pubs, bakeries, and coffee shops
- a community garden
- antiques shopping
- entertainment opportunities such as festivals and summer's "Friday Night Live" concerts
- Belmont Abbey college, a liberal arts college
- close proximity to several interstates, the airport, and everything Charlotte has to offer
The settlement that eventually became Belmont Charlotte was founded in the 1700s, officially becoming Belmont in 1895, and it retains some of that historical feel many people look for in NC communities. Many of its buildings are listed in the National Register of Historic Places. The name Belmont means "beautiful mountain", and likely came from the neighborhood's view of nearby Crowders Mountain.
Belmont in Charlotte is surrounded by water, so it offers many opportunities for outdoors and water sports enthusiasts. Belmont includes some properties on Lake Wylie and its Tailrace Marina as well as access to the U.S. National Whitewater Center. Enjoy boating, fishing, kayaking, rafting, and zip lining as well as trails, rock climbing, and more.
Stowe Park offers picnic grounds, a playground, an amphitheater, a walking track, and athletic opportunities.
Originally planned for the use of streetcars, Belmont is naturally highly walkable and bikeable. Whether you have a dog, like to avoid the use of a car for sustainability, or want the exercise, you can get around safely and enjoyably.
For those wishing for more community and opportunities for volunteering, Belmont is a very neighborly place and offers the community garden and weekly opportunities for volunteering to help you get out, feel closer to your neighbors, and give back.
This community is fast becoming a go to location in Charlotte for its combination of so many desirable qualities in one neighborhood, small town quiet and charm, historic aesthetics, neighborliness, and convenience. Search our homes in Belmont Charlotte to find the perfect home for you.
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