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North Carolina is a Right-to-Work state with a corporate tax rate that is the lowest in the nation at 3%, as of January 2017. In 2015 Site Selection magazine named NC the most competitive state for Economic Development.


Lake Norman has a total population of 95,806, and is home to hundreds of office and manufacturing companies. With a median age of 34, the population is young and educated.


Lake Norman is the largest man-made lake in North Carolina with 520 miles of shoreline. The area's mild, four season climate makes for perfect year-round fun!


Charlotte-Douglas International Airport has 730 daily departures and offers direct non-stop flights to 166 destinations.

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Lake Norman Economic Development is responsible for the development and implementation of the economic development strategy for the towns of Cornelius, Davidson and Huntersville, and the Lake Norman region. These strategies will result in improving the quality of life for the regionís residents through the expansion of the tax base by attracting new capital investment and creating new, highly skilled jobs for the region's residents.

Residents with a High School Diploma

Residents with a Bachelors Degree

Labor Force Participation Rate (16+ years old)

Average Town Population Growth from 2010 - 2016

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Fortune 500 Companies within the Charlotte Metro Region

Median Age of Lake Norman workers

Miles of Shoreline on Lake Norman

Daily Airport Depatures at Charlotte Douglas


Latest News

As patient demand grows, Novant Health opens expansion at Huntersville facility

In an effort to keep pace with the growth of the region it serves, Novant Health Huntersville Medical Center opened its new, four-story tower on June 3. 


Hopewell High School Signing Day

Hopewell High School held its first ever Signing Day for 11 students signing their letters on intent with the Carolinas Electrical Training Institute. 


Carolina BioOncology Expands Huntersville Headquarters

Carolina BioOncology, a cancer research clinic, is expanding its headquarters in Huntersville by 10,000 square feet. Located in The Park-Huntersville, Carolina BioOncology will invest $250,000 to upfit the acquired space for future cleanroom and lab space expansion.

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Huntersville, NC 28078