The northeast region of Charlotte and extending into parts of Huntersville and Cabarrus county is better known as University City, named for the area around the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, the state's 5th largest university.
University City NC boasts residential communities in all price ranges and a wide geographic area, including homes in zip code 28262 and homes in zip code 28213 in the heart of University City which include the desirable Back Creek Church Rd and Rocky River Rd areas. To the north are homes in zip code 28269 which include the Mallard Creek, Eastfield Rd and Prosperity Church Rd areas, and extending to include homes in zip code 28078 in the Huntersville area of Eastfield Rd. Across the county line into Cabarrus county are homes in zip code 28075 in Harrisburg NC and homes in zip code 28027 in Concord NC with even more new Charlotte University area properties being developed along I-85 toward Concord and Cabarrus County. These Charlotte University City homes for sale include homes for sale in Highland Creek Charlotte NC, one of Charlotte's hottest-selling neighborhoods. With 50 acres of parks and 500 acres of open space, Highland Creek also includes a golf club and swim club.
Just down the road from Highland Creek, there are beautiful homes for sale in Skybrook Huntersville NC, another golf course community with golf course views. Like Highland Creek, the community offers single-family homes and townhomes. University City also includes Concord Mills, the state's second-largest shopping complex. Proximity of Concord Mills and Charlotte Motor Speedway has spurred a housing boom including homes for sale in Christenbury Concord NC, a luxury community between Concord Mills and Highland Creek.
Diverse neighborhoods, affordable housing, and convenient shopping, dining and amenities are just some of the wide appeal of living in University City in Charlotte NC.