Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail

The charming and quaint towns of Matthews, Mint Hill, and Indian Trail are conveniently located in Greater Charlotte.

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A family-friendly area with a small-town feel in the heart of Charlotte
The charming and quaint towns of Matthews, Mint Hill, and Indian Trail are conveniently located in Greater Charlotte. This area offers a selection of lush parks and greenways, cozy diners, lively breweries, and plenty of quirky boutiques for residents to enjoy. Enjoy the quiet serenity of the area with this unique opportunity to live near uptown.

Matthews offers a chance to escape the city's hustle and situate yourself in a lovely town with a charming downtown area, seasonal farmers' markets, and plenty of parks and recreational options. Several neighborhoods in the area offer an exceptional amount of amenities, from basketball courts and fitness centers to community pools. You'll love the large homes, spacious yards, and the stream of community events throughout the year. 

Head over to Mint Hill, and you'll find a similar small-town feel with plenty of parks, walking trails, restaurants, and more. You'll enjoy the assortment of home styles with everything from traditional to cottage-style homes paired with larger lots and gorgeous landscaping.

Indian Trail, a pleasant suburban town, features beautiful neighborhoods with various new construction homes, spacious lots and beautiful surroundings, and community events that unite everyone. Once a booming railroad town, Indian Trail is a beautiful place to call home today.

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Local Lifestyle

The vast selection of options offered by the Matthews, Mint Hill, and Indian Trail neighborhoods gives residents plenty of freedom to find what they desire. If you’re looking for an escape from the city with charming areas and quaint downtowns, any of these areas are an excellent option. With plenty of dining options, large parks, outdoor recreational areas, and significant entertainment like Carowinds, you'll quickly see why so many love calling this area home.

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping 

There are plenty of dining and shopping choices in this area, whether in the quaint downtown areas of Matthews, Mint Hill, or Indian Trail or heading toward uptown.
Downtown Matthews has a quaint area with plenty of boutique shopping and dining. Renfrow Hardware is a long-standing and old-school shop for home improvement needs. Local restaurants are plentiful, but Royal Cafe and Creperie is an excellent spot for gourmet, locally sourced food. Try a crepe or Philly cheesesteak style or gourmet dessert options. The Chocolate Factory is an international franchise in the area that offers a gourmet selection of handmade chocolates and other treats.
Mint Hill has several shopping options, from quaint boutiques to consignment shops. Stop for dinner at CharBar No. 7 or Vinter's Hill Wine Bar and Bistro to enjoy delicious locally sourced food, vibrant atmospheres, and community spirit. Dunwellz Custom Kitchen and Pour House offers traditional American fare and features a fantastic atmosphere. Whichever area you find yourself in will provide everything you need in retail and dining options. 

Things to Do 

There is no shortage of things to do and experience in the area. Whether you're a fan of parks and want to enjoy Squirrel Lake Park in Matthews or witness history at Mint Hill Veterans Memorial Park, there's plenty to experience. Check out Mirror Mirror Salon for all your hair care needs. McKenzie Jones, owner, blonding specialist, and master stylist, promises a truly one-of-a-kind experience catered to everything you want. 
The Matthews Festival is a fun street celebration that spans four days and is favored among families. This multi-day event is a coveted favorite and has a whole carnival, more than 150 arts and vendors, great food, entertainment, and family activities. 
The Mint Hill farmers market is a truly unique experience set in a historical village. Purchase locally grown produce, enjoy food, check out the craft vendors, and enjoy a sense of community.
Emerald Lakes Golf Club is one of the premier golf courses in the area, known for its impeccable greens and exceptional amenities. Spend the day enjoying the weather on the greens, and then stop at the Lakeview Tavern for their simple and seasonal options.


Residents in the area enjoy the award-winning Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District and Union County Public Schools. Some options are:

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Demographics and Employment Data for Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail, NC

Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail has 10,909 households, with an average household size of 2.67. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 29,417 people call Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail home. The population density is 1,718.83 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.


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Median Age

49.25 / 50.75%

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  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree

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Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail, NC

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The following schools are within or nearby Matthews / Mint Hill / Indian Trail. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
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Greyfriars Classical Academy
9th - 12th
No rating available
K - 12th
No rating available
9th - 12th
Levine Middle College High School
11th -
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Elizabeth Lane Elementary
K - 5th
6th - 8th
K - 5th
K - 8th
Crown Point Elementary
PreK - 5th

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