Mineral Springs, Charlotte, NC

Mineral Springs Neighborhood Guide Charlotte, NC

About

Mineral Springs is a lush, residential neighborhood located in the northeastern portion of Charlotte, North Carolina. It is conveniently situated near the junction of Interstate 485 and U.S. Route 74, offering easy commute to downtown Charlotte. This serene and family-friendly neighborhood is known for its expansive green spaces and close proximity to the Reedy Creek Nature Preserve and The Tradition Golf Club. The presence of top-rated schools also makes it quite appealing to families.

What You Will Love About Mineral Springs, Charlotte, North Carolina

  • The neighborhood's location offers easy commute to downtown Charlotte, making it ideal for individuals who want to escape the bustle of city life without being too far removed.
  • Nature-lovers will cherish the nearby Reedy Creek Nature Preserve and its plethora of outdoor activities.
  • The presence of highly-rated schools, calm streets, and a friendly community vibe make it a great place for families.

What’s Nearby

Mineral Springs is just a stone's throw away from some of Charlotte's popular destinations. The enchanting University City, known for its vibrant entertainment and dining scene, is only a short drive away. The neighborhood’s proximity to I-485 and U.S. 74 places it conveniently close to the city's downtown area and the Charlotte Douglas International Airport.

Lifestyle

The Mineral Springs lifestyle is peaceful, connected to nature, and family-oriented. With an abundance of parks, walking trails, and wide-open spaces, there is a strong emphasis on outdoor living and recreation. The neighborhood embodies a suburban charm while staying closely connected with the conveniences and excitement of city life.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 118 restaurants, 8 grocery stores, and 8 parks within a mile of the Mineral Springs neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Food Lion

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.1 miles

    5624 N Graham St

  • SHOPPING
    Walmart

    Retail, Big Box Store, Discount Store

    1.3 miles

    7735 N Tryon St

  • GROCERY
    Around The World Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.6 miles

    6514 N Tryon St

  • GROCERY
    Patel Brothers

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    1.7 miles

    8109 University City Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    Grande Promenade

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    1.8 miles

    230 E W T Harris Blvd

  • SHOPPING
    McCullough Commons

    Retail, Shopping Plaza

    1.9 miles

    430 McCullough Dr

Mineral Springs Apartments and Rentals

103 Rental properties in Mineral Springs, Charlotte, NC.

  • MAA City Grand property

    $1,153+

    MAA City Grand

    1–2 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    882–1155 Sqft

    4 Units Available

  • Vivo Living Charlotte property

    $1,017+

    Vivo Living Charlotte

    Studio–1 Beds • 1 Bath

    463–690 Sqft

    3 Units Available

  • Worthington Apartments & Townhomes property

    $1,200+

    Worthington Apartments & Townhomes

    1–4 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    553–1934 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Greenway at Mallard Creek property

    $1,299+

    Greenway at Mallard Creek

    1–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    761–1483 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • Wellen property

    $1,248+

    Wellen

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    572–1467 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

  • NOVEL University Place property

    $1,480+

    NOVEL University Place

    Studio–3 Beds • 1–2 Baths

    574–1439 Sqft

    10+ Units Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
2.2%
10.9%
utilities
4.9%
11.7%
food
1%
0.3%
transportation
0%
6.2%
healthcare
0.8%
10.7%

Mineral Springs Demographics

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Mineral Springs Reviews

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  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 13 of 13 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 12 of 13 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 12 of 13 renters

  • Area Has Potholes

    No

    Say 12 of 13 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 11 of 13 renters

  • Good Place To Raise A Family

    Yes

    Say 11 of 13 renters

Mineral Springs Transportation

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Car-Dependent

11/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Somewhat Bikeable

20/100
Bike Score®

Lynx University City Boulevard Station

Train Stop

7205 N Tryon St

LYNX Tom Hunter Station

Train Stop

6505 N Tryon St

Lynx McCullough Station

Train Stop

8312 N Tryon St

Source: foursquare.com

Mineral Springs Schools

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4%
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14%
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25%
North CharlotteNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
Prosperity Church RoadNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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31%
West Sugar CreekNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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5%
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14%
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3%
EastwayNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
Hickory GroveNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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32%
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Double OaksNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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BrightwalkNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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ShamrockNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
Villa HeightsNeighborhood in Charlotte, North-carolina----
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1%
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