Belmont is a picturesque community just ten minutes from Charlotte in historic Gaston County, North Carolina. A mild year-round climate, gorgeous landscape, and a flourishing economy are just a few of the many reasons why the approximately 9,200 residents enjoy living in Belmont. Real estate options in Belmont consist of single-family homes, condominiums and townhouses, as well as historic properties.

Belmont’s ideal blend of small-town atmosphere and convenient access to urban amenities appeals to single professionals, young families and older residents. Belmont Abbey College, one of America’s leading private liberal arts colleges, also draws students from all over the country to study on its beautiful 650-acre campus.

Residents enjoy community events and traditions such as the town’s annual Christmas Parade, Concert in the Park series, Movies in the Park, Friday Night Live concert series, museums, seasonal fairs, and festivals. A historic shopping district features antiques, restaurants and convenient local businesses. Daniel Stowe Botanical Gardens has renowned gardens and seasonal educational programs. The Gardens offer gorgeous scenery and picnic facilities making it a popular spot for family outings. The community even hosts a Saturday night movie in an open pavilion on warm summer nights. Patrons bring blankets and snacks and recline on the hill to watch the weekly feature. Vacation destinations such as the Smoky Mountains are a scenic two-hour drive away and Myrtle Beach is just four hours. For longer treks, the Charlotte Douglas International Airport is just 10 minutes away.

   
  We can help you buy or sell homes in Belmont subdivisions such as:
 
  • Belle Meade
  • Downtown
  • Eagle Park
  • Forest Bay
  • Glenmere
  • Graystone
  • Harbortowne
  • Hawthorne
  • Highland On The Pointe
  • Lake Mist
  • Pinsto Forest
  • Reflection Pointe
  • River Lakes
  • South Point Ridge
  • Stowe Pointe
  • Timberlake
  • Woodland Bay
   
 
Belmont, NC Real Estate and Population Information
 
Real Estate Data
Belmont
North Carolina
Total house units
3,348
3,132,013
Homes owner-occupied
67.9%
69.4%
Homes renter-occupied
32.1%
30.6%
Housing units per square mile
439.6
72.3
     
Population Statistics
Belmont
North Carolina
Population
8,705
8,049,313
Average age
34.9
35.3
65 years and over
13.4%
12.0%
Average household size
2.4
2.5
Homes with children under 18
30.8%
31.8%
Married-couple family
48.6%
52.5%
 
School/Education Levels
Belmont
North Carolina
Less than 9th grade education
8.6%
7.8%
High school graduate or higher
76.4%
78.1%
Bachelors degree or higher
22.0%
22.5%
     

Source: U.S. Census Bureau

   
   
  City of Belmont.org
  Montcross Area Chamber
   
  Belmont Schools
  Belmont Central Elementary School
  Belmont Middle School
  South Point High School
  Catawba Heights Elementary School
  North Belmont Elementary School
  Belmont Abbey College
   
  Parks
  Stowe Park
  Davis Park & Ballfield
  David Park Tennis Courts
  Crescent Park & Dwight Frady Field
  Reid Park
  Rodden Ballfield
  Linford Park