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The population of Huntersville is approximately 36,377 (2005), 46773 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 9,859 (2000), 17423 (2010).

The amount of land area in Huntersville is 5.027 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Huntersville is 31.1 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Huntersville to Washington DC is 324 miles. The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 127 miles. (as the crow flies)
Huntersville is positioned 35.41 degrees north of the equator and 80.84 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Huntersville elevation is 819 feet above sea level.
Huntersville per capita income is $30,256 (2000).
Huntersville median income is $71,400 (2005).

The Huntersville median home price is $214,600 (2005).

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Huntersville location: in south-central North Carolina about 5 miles from Cornelius and about 14 miles from Charlotte. Other nearby communities include Davidson, Lowesville, Westport, Mooresville, Mount Holly and Lake Norman of Catawba.

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Huntersville history:

Before the town was created, the area had many large cotton plantations. Later textile mills would arrive bringing more new residents with them. The town was first named Craighead but the name was changed to Huntersville for local landowner, Robert Boston Hunter. It was incorporated in 1873.

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Huntersville attractions:

Lake Norman State Park
Lake Norman is 34 miles long with 520 miles of shoreline. It was created in 1963 by Duke Power. Other communities around the lake are Cornelius and Davidson.

Historic Latta Plantation
Experience what life was like for some in the early 19th Centrury
5225 Sample Road
Huntersville, NC 28078
Phone: (704) 875-2312

Rural Hill Farm
Center of Scottish Heritage At Rural Hill
4431 Neck Road
Huntersville, N. C. 28070
PO Box 1009
Huntersville, NC 28070
Office: 704.875.3113

Carolina Renaissance Festival
held in the Fall each year.
16445 Poplar Tent Road
Huntersville, NC
Phone: 704-896-5544
Toll-free: 877-896-5544

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