SouthPark is situated six miles south of Uptown and is considered to be part of the South Charlotte area. SouthPark was once part of a 3,000 acre farm that was owned by the former Governor of North Carolina, Cameron Morrison, and has since been developed over many years into what it is today. It is a bustling community centered around the upscale SouthPark Mall, which is the largest mall in North Carolina. It is the second largest business district in Charlotte with over 40,000 employees and is home to nearly 18,000 residents. While SouthPark Mall is the central to this community, there is a huge variety of boutiques, upscale shopping centers and restaurants intermingled with the diverse corporate parks, offices, recreational and medical facilities, Morrison Library, Symphony Park amphitheater, and highly ranked public and private schools. Some of the more well-known neighborhoods include Barclay Downs, Foxcroft, gated Morrocroft Estates, Beverly Woods, Old Foxcroft and Deering Oaks.
SouthPark is an affluent neighborhood located at our city’s edge, approximately 5 miles south of Uptown Charlotte. It’s name is believed to be derived from the upscale SouthPark mall.
The center of SouthPark is marked by the intersection of Fairview and Sharon roads. Also located at this intersection is the largest mall in North Carolina, SouthPark Mall. There you will find prestigious department stores such as Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus. The mall is also full of designer shops like Burberry, Coach, Louis Vuitton, and Tiffany’s.
Phillips Place features a few of SouthPark’s best restaurants, such as, The Palm, PF Changs, and Wolfgang Puck. The complex includes shopping, a salon, Dean & Deluca, and a movie theater. Piedmont Row is also a neighborhood staple, there you will find great eateries, like Brio Tuscan Grille, speciality wine and cigars shops, and a YMCA.
Many real estate options in SouthPark cater to a wide variety of those who work in the area but offer the perfect home to all in search of a self contained neighborhood in a fabulous location. Homes start in the 200s and range to 2 million ++.