Carmel is a neighborhood located on the outskirts of Charlotte, North Carolina. The 28210 and 28226 zip codes cover Carmel. It is a nice neighborhood with the median annual income being $87,000. Most of the residents have at least a bachelor’s degree. The percentage of couples who are married in this neighborhood is 59% and the median age is 39 years old. The majority of the houses were built from 1970 to 1998 and the average estimated value of the houses is $342,000.
Carmel encompasses the Quail Hollow Country Club. Quail Hollow features an 18 hole golf course that is perfect for any golfer within the Carmel neighborhood due to its extreme closeness. Many PGA championships are held here and in 2007 Tiger Woods won the fifth annual Wachovia Championship at Quail Hollow. There are also several other golf courses in the area, such as Cedarwood Golf Club and Carmel Country Club.
There is quite a lot of shopping in the area around Carmel. Carolina Place is near Carmel and is host to a wide variety of shops for any kind of shopping needed. Carolina Place also has a food court filled with many different places to eat. There is a children’s play area within the mall. There are several shopping centers near Carmel too. Places such as The Centrium, McCullen Creek Market, and Johnston Road Plaza have a wide variety of shops and eateries that can complete any shopping unmet at the Carolina Place Mall.
Carmel is close to Carowinds, which is one of North Carolina’s most popular attractions. Carowinds is an amusement park that is host to many different activities, ranging from rollercoasters, water rides, and games. There are also numerous shops and dining on the Carowind property.