Ideal environment for both business and family relocations
Welcome to Cabarrus County, NC! We are situated just northeast of Charlotte, NC, the nation's 23rd largest metropolitan statistical area.
Cabarrus County’s proximity to major markets and favorable quality of life create the ideal environment for both business and family relocations. Located in the Charlotte metropolitan area, Cabarrus County boasts a low cost of living (92.3 compared to the U.S. average of 100 in 2016) and favorable tax structure. Locating in Cabarrus County gives you ready access to the attractions and amenities of one of the nation’s most dynamic Sunbelt regions. These include:
- Robust and diverse economic base
- Professional sports
- World-class arts, symphony, opera and theater
- National and regional brand shopping
- Varied cuisine
- Weekend access to beaches and mountains
There is never a shortage of things to do, especially if sports are involved. The Charlotte Motor Speedway, one of the crown jewels of all NASCAR tracks, holds numerous events per year, as does the ZMax Dragway—the only drag racing facility to offer four lane-wide racing in the world. The 200-store Concord Mills Shopping Mall has been rated the number one tourist destination for in-state visitors.
The area is also defined by a superior healthcare network, schools of excellence in public and private education and favorable climate. Two distinct seasons are the norm for this region, whose climate registers as moderate, pleasant and sunny. It’s never too hot or too cold and residents of Cabarrus County are only a couple of hours away from the mountains or the beach.
Check out the 2017 Cabarrus CVB Where Racing Lives Destination Guide