Take your business to the next level.
Charlotte’s epicenter for education, innovation and growth, University City is the place to grow your business. Not only is University City strategically located near I-77, I-85, and I-485, UNC Charlotte is located in the district. Talent pool, easy access to interstates and two airports make this an ideal location for your growing business.
Why University City?
University City is Charlotte’s second largest employment center. A community rich in green and beautiful office parks, the area has ideal work spaces, superior road and transit infrastructure, direct access to UNC Charlotte’s talent pipeline and multidisciplinary research that contribute to a vibrant, global economy.
One of the fastest growing parts of Charlotte, University City is undergoing a transformation to support its urban core and green beltway. There are opportunities for investment along the transit corridor and throughout the area. Explore Vision Plan to learn more about the area’s growth and existing opportunities.
Transportation & Mobility
Nearby air, light rail, major highways and boulevards, and greenways make University City an ideal location for business. The area holds one of the lowest commute and travel time averages in the region.
A vibrant area with everything needed to move forward. University City is a great place for businesses and startups. From a rural neighborhood on the edge of Charlotte to an innovative business center and diverse residential community, University City has emerged as Charlotte’s leading city within the city.