The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District currently teaches nearly 150,000 students, 12,000 of which speak over 160 different languages.
The city of Charlotte now had over 199 neighborhoods that span in all directions from Uptown.
Charlotte Douglas Airport is the 5th busiest in the United States and 6th busiest in the world.
Charlotte is the 17th largest city in the United States in terms of population.
The City of Charlotte received its name from King George III in 1762 to honor his wife Charlotte Sophia, a British queen born in Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Germany. Hence, why Charlotte is known as the Queen City.