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Distance from Chicago, IL: 755 miles (11 hours 40 minutes)
Average Hi January — Charlotte: 50° / Chicago: 31°
Average Hi July — Charlotte: 89° / Chicago: 85°
Average Snowfall/Year — Charlotte: 4 in. / Chicago: 37 in.
Average Property Tax — Charlotte: 0.87% / Chicago: 2.50%
Sales Tax — Charlotte: 7.25% / Chicago: 10.25%
State Income Tax — Charlotte: 5.75% / Chicago: 4.95%
Neighborhoods / Towns to consider:
Matthews, Pineville, Cotswold, Cornelius, Mooresville
When it comes to the beauty of nature, Charlotte and its surroundings are tough to beat. Charlotte residents are blessed with all four seasons, yet mild winters with temperatures that rarely dip much below freezing. Two hours to the northeast lie the Blue Ridge Mountains and the legendary Blue Ridge Parkway, with some of the most beautiful scenery in all of the US. Three hours to the east lie the glorious beaches of North and South Carolina. There are few locations in all of the United States that offer the experience of both mountains and oceans within a reasonable drive, let alone in combination with such a moderate climate. Combine these natural wonders with the economic powerhouse that is the Charlotte region, and it’s easy to see why Charlotte has become such a desirable relocation spot.
It’s no wonder that the Charlotte area is experiencing such explosive growth. As the years go on, this momentum will only increase with all that the area has to offer. If you are going to make a change, Charlotte is an ideal location to explore as it offers something for everyone.
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