Highland Creek - Cabarrus County, NC Real Estate

About Highland Creek - Cabarrus County

With approximately 13,000 residents, Highland Creek in Northeast Charlotte is one of the largest master planned subdivisions in North Carolina. It spans both Mecklenburg County, Cabarrus County and also two cities - Charlotte and Concord. The community features an 18-hole golf course, five community swimming pools, 6 tennis courts, parks, playgrounds and walking trails.

Highland Creek is unique for its span across cities and counties and also because it has homes suitable for first time buyers as well as those needing to move to an assisted living community. Highland Creek homes are bundled into several different villages and feature various architectural styles and builders. The community is bound however, by a plethora of on-going community activities, shared recreational facilities and schools.

If you are looking for a convenient place to find a top rated child care center - University Child 
Development Center. Spend Summer months laying by 1 of 4 pools in the  neighborhood or joining the swim team and building lifelong relationships.
Parks & Recreation centers to participate in organized sports, spend a day fishing or taking in a round of golf at one of the best rated courses in the Charlotte area. Need a place to go for a walk? Miles of walking trails that connect all the various neighborhoods that make up Highland 
Schools span both the Mecklenburg School system and Cabarrus County. Highland Creek residents share a Charlotte city address but the community spans two counties, Mecklenburg and Cabarrus. Finally, Highland Creek is a place you can call home for a lifetime.

The development centers around an 18-hole public golf course, The Highland Creek Golf Club, which includes a pro shop and restaurant. Five lakes throughout the course add nice water features for players and homeowners. 

University of North Carolina at Charlotte is just a few miles from Highland Creek, and many university employees, students and families live in the Highland Creek area. Lowe's Motor Speedway, which hosts two NASCAR races each year, is less than 5 miles away. Mega shopping and entertainment center, Concord Mills, is just 2 miles from Highland Creek. Uptown Charlotte is about a 30 minute drive South from Highland Creek.


Some info and photos provided by Tania Cogdill, Helen Adams Realty agent. For more about Tania, click here.

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