Charming, quaint and picturesque, the town of Waxhaw is a wonderful place to live. Named for the indigenous Native American tribe, Waxhaw is surrounded by beautifully rolling hills and densely wooded forests. With several local landmarks listed on the National Register of Historic Places and many modern amenities, this beautiful community is now considered an antique and fine dining hotspot.
Homes for Sale in Waxhaw, NC:
Waxhaw has ample green space, and you’ll find several neighborhoods comprising beautiful, modern homes within the town’s borders. There are also spacious home sites for sale, which are often ideal for building custom homes.
Finding Waxhaw, NC Homes for Sale:
When you’re looking for Waxhaw homes for sale, it’s essential that you work with a talented Realtor® who knows the area. Because this community is different from other communities nearby—particularly because of its convenient location and beautiful landscape—it’s important that you have a knowledgeable agent in your corner.
More Waxhaw Neighborhoods:
Want to learn more about Waxhaw Subdivisions & communities? Here is our complete list of Waxhaw neighborhoods.
Dining, Shopping and Entertainment in Waxhaw
With a wide range of dining options, including everything from down-home country cooking to fabulous bistros and five-star dining experiences, there’s truly something for every palate in Waxhaw. We also have a number of fantastic antique shops, particularly along South Main Street, and we’re within a short distance of major retailers, as well.
Schools Serving the Waxhaw, NC Real Estate Market
Children who live in Waxhaw are part of the Union County Public School System. There are private schools in nearby communities, as well.
Waxhaw Elementary Schools:
- New Town
- Rea View
- Sandy Ridge
- Western Union
Waxhaw Middle Schools:
- Marvin Ridge
Waxhaw High Schools:
Waxhaw Parks and Recreation
The Waxhaw Parks and Recreation Department maintains trailways, parks, gardens and a number of other outdoor spaces, including:
- The Carolina Thread Trail
- David G. Barnes Children’s Park
- Sk8 park
- Dare Steele Garden
- South Providence School Exercise Loop
- Water Tower open space
- Town Creek Park
- H.C. Nesbit Park and Recreational Athletics
- The Meeting Place
Commute Times From Waxhaw
Waxhaw is just across the South Carolina border, south of I-485 and between Highways 601 and 521.
From Waxhaw to:
- Weddington: 7.3 miles
- Matthews: 15.2 miles
- Mint Hill: 22.1 miles
- Charlotte: 29 miles
- Harrisburg: 32.8 miles
Find Homes for Sale in Waxhaw, NC With a Local Realtor:
When you’re ready to explore homes for sale in Waxhaw, NC, we would love to help you.
Call us at 704-608-2794 or get in touch with us online to let us know what you want from your next home. We’ll begin a custom search for homes that meet your needs right away.