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If you are looking around the Charlotte area and decide Gaston County will work for you, check out the Belmont area along with Ranlo, Rock Hill, Gastonia and Mount Holly.
Belmont is the first city you will come upon as you leave the area. Loaded with small town charm it offers big shopping and restaurants just a couple of minutes away.
Belmont streets are lined with lilac, magnolia and dogwood trees, as well as its charming architecture. With a fountain, gazebo, playground, track and playing fields.
Downtown Belmont is the site of special events hosted by the city including Concerts in the Park and Movies in the Park series.
This community with just over 9, 000 residents is home to a number of textile manufacturers and features small cottage houses along with its new developments.
U.S. National Whitewater Center
Across the Catawba River from Belmont, the U.S. National Whitewater Center provides 300 acres of recreation.
An Olympic-caliber training site, the center features an artificial river with adaptable rapids for different levels of paddlers.
Other areas of this center include climbing facilities, trails for biking and hiking, and a 37-acre island for camping.
Gastonia is the largest city in Gaston County, and Ranlo may be the smallest. Ranlo on the edge of Crowders Mountain.
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Affordability is one of Gaston’s greatest draws. Compared to neighborhoods in Myers Park and Dilworth, it offers charming colonial, Tudor and traditional homes for a fraction of the price.
In northeast Gastonia along the established neighborhoods of Modena Street, two developments are integrating the heritage of old neighborhoods with the thrill of new ones.
Modeling the architecture of Dilworth, Sundance Village is a 250-home subdivision that appeals to moderate-income homebuyers.
In addition to its reasonably priced real estate, Gaston County also offers numerous natural areas that a more urban landscape lacks.
Once only developed along its southeastern sections, the city of Gastonia has seen a number of new developments arise amidst its older homes.
Gaston County is #16–Charlotte is the center area of 1-9
Areas along Lake Wylie, the Catawba River and Mountain Island Lake have seen considerable growth as affordable waterfront property is quickly snatched up.
Just east of Gastonia rises Crowders Mountain – the pinnacle of Crowders Mountain State Park
With more than 3, 000 acres, the park offers rock climbing, hiking trails and picnic areas in addition to its 150-foot cliffs and spectacular scenery
From the top of Crowders Mountain views stretch for more than 20 miles.
Mount Holly Homes
Belmont and Mount Holly are about the same size; each with a population somewhere around 10, 000.
These areas are booming due to the cost of land in Charlotte rising, and the close proximity each offers, not only to Charlotte, but to the Charlotte International Airport and good Interstate access.
Both of these little towns are just thirty minutes outside of Charlotte.