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Welcome to Cornelius, NC

Cornelius is a suburb of Charlotte founded in 1893 by Joseph Benjamin Cornelius who funded the building of the cotton mill that established the town. This quaint town is made up of beautiful lakefront homes, antique shops, small boutiques, and brick sidewalks. Cornelius is made up of 2 main parts, the historical section, which is primarily east of Interstate 77, and the newer developments near Lake Norman along West Catawba Avenue.

The most exclusive development is Crescent Resources’ The Peninsula, located off Jetton Road, which has homes ranging in price from the $400,000s to over $3 Million. However, there are many developments that offer more affordable single-family homes. Victoria Bay is a new neighborhood with homes priced in the $200,000s with a community pool, clubhouse, tennis courts and walking trails.

The beauty of Cornelius is its small-town charm, which it has managed to keep while experiencing significant growth at the same time. You can experience a step back into time at the Oak Street Mill, which has an array of antiques, collectibles, and home accessories. The Oak Street Mill is set in a historic cotton mill and offers a large collection from over 60 dealers.

Not only does this town have upscale shopping, it also offers some of the best parks on Lake Norman. These parks include picnic sites, walking trails, docks, fishing piers, playgrounds, and numerous sporting fields.

As for schools, the Cornelius population attends the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools (CMS). According to Wikipedia, it is the second-largest school district in North Carolina and the 20th largest in the nation. Today, over 20,000 people call Cornelius home.

Cornelius Home inventory breakdown by property type

Of the 35 homes for sale in Cornelius, the breakdown of property types is as follows:
66% Single Family, 17% Rental, 9% Land/lot and 9% Other.

66% Single Family
17% Rental
8% Other

Area details, home facts and figures

Homes for sale 35
Average Home Size 2,799 ft² / 260 m²
Price Range ($184,900 - $2,649,000)

Weather in Cornelius

The average high temperatures in Cornelius range from 51 in January to 89 in July

Average home income in Cornelius

The average household income of a Cornelius resident is $114,643 with an average home value of $344,218

Population of Cornelius

Cornelius has 25,553 residents.

Home ownership in Cornelius

The average level of home ownership in Cornelius is 70%.

Education breakdown of Cornelius

Education levels of residents of Cornelius include: highschool 17%, associate 8%, bachelor 33%, graduate 17%.

Households in Cornelius

Cornelius has 11,189 homes, built on average 22 years ago.

Information from in and around Cornelius...

You are Viewing 1 to 20 of 35 homes for sale in Cornelius. These homes are comprised of Single Family, Rental, Land/lot and Other. The average list price of these property results is 713,420. Prices are displayed as US Dollar. For more information on these homes for sale in Cornelius please contact our member brokerages to schedule a showing or view an open house.

The 35 homes for sale in Cornelius, NC are represented by 3 member brokerages serving the Cornelius area. Member brokerages representing the 35 homes include Allen Tate Company - Charlotte, Lake Norman Realty, Inc. and Dickens Mitchener.