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Huntersville, North Carolina, 28078
1 BedroomUp to $840
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Charlotte, North Carolina, 28216
2 Bedrooms$1,075 - $1,145
Charlotte, North Carolina, 28262
1 Bedroom$774 - $843
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Charlotte, North Carolina, 28216
1 Bedroom$875 - $1,000
2 Bedrooms$1,105 - $1,295
3 Bedrooms$1,375 - $1,740
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Kannapolis apartments are expertly laid out near city natural spaces and appealing during all four seasons - whether you are searching in the fall or any other time of the year. Soon you will have no trouble at all getting around like a local in Kannapolis, your new city!
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Kannapolis Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 10.0% 10.5% -0.5% $10,000 to $14,999 7.7% 6.4% +1.3% $15,000 to $19,999 8.1% 6.7% +1.4% $20,000 to $24,999 8.0% 7.1% +0.9% $25,000 to $29,999 7.6% 7.1% +0.5% $30,000 to $34,999 7.7% 6.9% +0.8% $35,000 to $39,999 7.3% 6.3% +1.0% $40,000 to $44,999 6.8% 6.1% +0.7% $45,000 to $49,999 5.1% 5.2% -0.1% $50,000 to $59,999 8.7% 9.4% -0.7% $60,000 to $74,999 10.3% 10.1% +0.2% $75,000 to $99,999 7.1% 8.9% -1.8% $100,000 to $124,999 2.4% 4.1% -1.7% $125,000 to $149,999 1.7% 1.9% -0.2% $150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 1.6% -0.7% $200,000 or more 0.5% 1.8% -1.3%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 8.6% 6.9% +1.7% 10.0% to 14.9% 11.9% 12.4% -0.5% 15.0% to 19.9% 17.5% 14.5% +3.0% 20.0% to 24.9% 13.7% 12.6% +1.1% 25.0% to 29.9% 12.7% 9.6% +3.1% 30.0% to 34.9% 6.0% 6.7% -0.7% 35.0% to 39.9% 5.8% 4.8% +1.0% 40.0% to 49.9% 6.7% 6.1% +0.6% 50.0% or more 10.2% 15.8% -5.6% Not computed 7.0% 10.6% -3.6%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 13.6% 15.2% -1.6% 25 to 34 years 27.2% 29.9% -2.7% 35 to 44 years 23.3% 21.8% +1.5% 45 to 54 years 14.3% 13.9% +0.4% 55 to 64 years 7.7% 7.5% +0.2% 65 to 74 years 6.1% 5.5% +0.6% 75 to 84 years 5.9% 4.5% +1.4% 85 years and over 1.9% 1.7% +0.2%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 37.0% 40.5% -3.5% 30 to 44 minutes 24.6% 24.8% -0.2% 45 to 59 minutes 15.0% 12.1% +2.9% 60 or more minutes 23.5% 22.7% +0.8%
Source: 2000 Census
Welcome Home to Kannapolis
Kannapolis may sound like the home of a world inhabited by superheroes, villains, and innocent bystanders, but it’s actually a city in Cabarrus and Rowan counties (two-for-one bonus alert) in the state of North Carolina. Kannapolis covers 30 square miles of property and is considered part of the Charlotte metro area. The city is about 25 miles from Charlotte, so it’s a super easy commute.
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You don’t want to pay more than they you have to for anything, so obviously you need to find the best deal around for your new place. No problem. Whether you’re looking for something near Lake Concord, Walter M. Safrit Park, or you just want something big enough for you and your three Dobermans, our apartment finder will find it and get you the best bang for your Kannapolis buck on the joint. So, what do rentals in Kannapolis go for? Take a look at the table above and you’ll get an idea. As of ||monthpull|| the average rent for a one bedroom apartment cost ||1BRrentpull|| while a two bedroom went for ||2BRrentpull||. Okay. Ready to read up on what makes this awesomely named city tick?
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Looking for weather without too much drama? The city averages in at about 80 degrees Fahrenheit in the summer and drops to around 40 in the winter, so it’s pretty mild. Kannapolis offers residents some great places and spaces to get out and about outdoors. The city has six parks, over 2 miles of greenways, athletic fields and courts, playgrounds, and trails. Village Park is the city’s big one with a great walking trail, playground, picnic shelters, and some super cool features, like the very awesome “Splash Pad.” That’s right, fun-loving folks head to the Splash Pad for splashing, spraying, water cannons, and loads of wet, summer, fun. The Rotary Express Train in the park is a mini replica of a locomotive. For a buck you can go for a little ride around the park. So awesome. There is also an amphitheater at the park for great events like summer concert series and movies in the park. Bakers Creek Park is another favorite. The park has 40 acres to explore, picnic shelters, grills, a miniature golf course, awesome playgrounds, and more. A short drive from your new apartment, Lake Norman offers sailing, wind surfing, boating, fishing, and all around enjoyment. Yes, you will most likely smile continuously here.
Mark Your Calendar
Check out the city’s calendar of events to keep up with all the things that go on here. From annual events like “A Kannapolis Christmas Festival” and the Christmas Parade to Council Meetings and Planning and Zoning meetings, this is a nice way to see what’s going on throughout the year. And yes, you can stay in the Kannapolis-loop. You don’t want to fall out of that.
Location, Location, Location
Sure, there is plenty going on in Kannapolis, but it is oh-so-nice to know that a short drive will get you to Charlotte, the largest city in North Carolina. Head to Charlotte anytime for a little fun. Go and catch a show with the Charlotte Symphony, Carolina Voices, or Theatre Charlotte. Gaze at art at the Mint Museum, the McColl Center for Visual Art, or the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art. Cheer on the home team at a Panthers or Knight game. Or just go to Charlotte for a fun and different night out. Afterwards, you get to come home to your nice, comfy, peaceful apartment. Ahhhhh.
Move into your new place and join a population of about 42,000 who enjoy living in this southern city with easy access to Charlotte. Ready for your fun fact? The famous racing family, the Earnhardts, are from here. How great is that?
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How is the nightlife in Kannapolis?
True to a city of about 43,000 people, Kannapolis' nightlife is adequate but nothing to write home about. As there is no one main area for after-dark carousing, most bars are scattered across town. These include Old Stone Vino, West A Street Lounge, and Rumba Tropical, as well as numerous barbeque joints that also serve alcohol. Bordering the south side of the city, neighboring Concord has a few watering holes, including Branchview Tavern and several chain restaurants with bars. For a big night out, Charlotte is only a half hour's drive south.
Is Kannapolis a family friendly town?
Based on safety and quality of education, Kannapolis isn't the best place for families, but it isn't the worst. At 31 crimes per 1,000 residents, Kannapolis' crime rate is near the average for all other communities of similar size. Kannapolis doesn't fare much better as far as education is concerned. Public education is provided by the Kannapolis City School District. With eight schools serving about 5,000 students, this district was rated better than 33.9 percent of school districts in North Carolina and 31.5 percent of school districts in the country.
What are some family friendly neighborhoods in Kannapolis?
Most parents care about the quality of public education their children will receive. In addition, they worry about the safety of their kids. Regarding the former, the neighborhoods with the best schools in Kannapolis are Fisher Town / Evans College, Oakwood Ave / Fisher St, Cooks Crossing, Heilmans Mill / Royal Oaks, and West Brook / Shady Brook. Regarding the latter, the safest neighborhoods in Kannapolis are Enochville, Cooks Crossing, Oakwood Ave / Fisher St, Fisher Town / Evans College, Cannon Blvd / Old Beatty Ford Rd. Taking both factors into account, some of the best neigborhoods for families in Kannapolis are Fisher Town / Evans College, Oakwood Ave / Fisher St, and Cooks Crossing.