Huntersville, North Carolina

Huntersville: The most populous city in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. It is located in the northern suburbs of Charlotte. Huntersville is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Huntersville Arts and History Center and the Huntersville Farmers Market.


Huntersville is a city located in the county of Mecklenburg in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 46,773 and a population density of 445 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 59,095 inhabitants.

Huntersville locator map
Location of Huntersville on North Carolina map.

Quick Facts about Huntersville

Population : 59,095 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Mecklenburg County
Area : 105.13 km2
Altitude : 827 feet / 252 meters
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 19:14:33 (3rd December 2023)
Postal code : 28078
Density : 562 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 20.85% (2010-2020)
Weather : 68℉ Showers And Thunderstorms Likely 7-days weather
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Joe-Gibbs-Racing-HQ-Huntersville-NC-July-7-2005 image


Huntersville is located at 35°24'38"N 80°50'34"W (35.4106900, -80.8428500).

Huntersville map


Huntersville forecast: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts less than a tenth of an inch possible. more


The population of Huntersville increased by 20.85% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 46,773 - census
2011 48,184 2.93% estimation process
2012 49,424 2.51% estimation process
2013 50,673 2.46% estimation process
2014 51,728 2.04% estimation process
2015 52,973 2.35% estimation process
2016 55,273 4.16% estimation process
2017 56,385 1.97% estimation process
2018 57,212 1.45% estimation process
2019 58,098 1.53% estimation process
2020 59,095 1.69% estimation process

Huntersville zip code is 28078. County name: Mecklenburg, County fips: 37119

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People born in Huntersville (10)

People born in Huntersville, including baseball player Hoyt Wilhelm, African-Baptist megachurch pastor and sex scandal figure Eddie Long, baseball player Ben Shields, .


  • Chris Cole (American politician) he was born in 17/01/1964
  • Coy Gibbs (American football player and coach, and stock car racing driver) he was born in 09/12/1972
  • Jim Vandiver (former NASCAR driver) he was born in 13/12/1939
  • Brandyn Curry (American basketball player (1991-)) he was born in 10/02/1991
  • Harrison Burton (American racing driver) he was born in 09/10/2000
  • Samantha Cerio (American artistic gymnast) she was born in 01/01/1996
  • Reneé Rapp (American actress and singer) she was born in 10/01/2000

Schools in Huntersville

College & universities near Huntersville, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198385 Davidson College Davidson (NC) 28035
450614 Empire Beauty School-Concord Concord (NC) 28027
199139 University of North Carolina at Charlotte Charlotte (NC) 28223-0001
459019 Empire Beauty School-Charlotte Charlotte (NC) 28213
198756 Johnson C Smith University Charlotte (NC) 28216-5398

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Huntersville, NC

Code Name Address Type
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL

Post offices near Huntersville

Post Office Name City ZIP
Huntersvill Post Office Huntersville (NC) 28078
Corneliu Post Office Cornelius (NC) 28031
Wt Harr Post Office Charlotte (NC) 28269
Davidson Post Office Davidson (NC) 28036
Oakdal Post Office Charlotte (NC) 28216

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Mecklenburg County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Mecklenburg County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Charlotte 900,350 The fourteenth most populous city in the United States and the center of the Charlotte metropolitan area.
Matthews 33,718 Town in North Carolina, United States
Cornelius 30,804 City in North Carolina, United States
Mint Hill 28,109 City in North Carolina, United States of America
Pineville 9,185 Pineville is a city in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina

Distance to Other Cities

Huntersville distances to largest North Carolina cities