Overview

For those looking for a hot neighborhood in close proximity to uptown, Dilworth might be the answer. Sitting just south of uptown, Dilworth is actually one of Charlotte's oldest neighborhoods -- much of it is listed on the National Register of Historic Places -- but it has experienced a renaissance in recent years. The neighborhood's top dining and shopping, homes with major curb appeal, and a friendly neighborhood vibe attracts a mix of people.

Quick Facts

  • Current Prices:$189,000 to $1,549,900
  • Closed Prices:$75,000 to $2,400,000
  • Median Sale Price:$436,500
  • Average $ per sq ft:$315
  • Association Fee Ranges:$1155,$0,$104 to $672.24/mo
(based on data from the last 12 months)
  • Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
  • Age:1900 to 2019
  • Sq. Ft.:415 to 6,443Sq. Ft.
  • Bedrooms:0 to 7Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms:0 to 5Bathrooms
  • Lot Sizes:0 - 4 acres

Homes

Homes in this area come in a wide range of prices, styles, and sizes.

Where to Live

The historic neighborhood boasts picturesque Craftsman bungalows and Colonial Revival homes on wide, tree-lined streets. Small fixer-upper bungalows can be found on the edge of the neighborhood for lower prices, while renovated and new construction homes can reach the low millions. The neighborhood also offers some condos and townhouses for young people and small families.

Where to Eat

East Boulevard is the neighborhood's main retail thoroughfare and its "restaurant row" boasting more than 20 eateries within two miles. Cuisine include sports bar grub, creative Mediterranean and burgers, and contemporary southern fare. The restaurant 300 East, a neighborhood stalwart for over 25 years, serves new American fare in a quaint old house.

What You'll See

Dilworth residents are in-the-know bunch eager to explore new dining and retail options. You'll find a friendly, social vibe here with lots of residents spending time on their porches or getting around by foot in this highly walkable neighborhood.

Friday Night Fun

During the spring, summer, and fall months, start the night out at the neighborhood's weekly food truck roundup for some casual bites. Or head down to East Boulevard for a sit-down meal at one of the thoroughfare's many eateries. If you're looking for more action, hit up neighboring South End for its breweries and art galleries, or hop on the Lynx light rail to uptown if night clubs are more your thing.

The Perfect Sunday

There are plenty of breakfast options in Dilworth and neighboring South End, whether you want just donuts and coffee or a full mimosa-fueled brunch. Browse the shops on East Boulevard, or spend the day at Latta Park -- right in the middle of the neighborhood -- which features a "sprayground," sports courts, and winding trails.

Locals Love

Picturesque homes and streets • East Boulevard's restaurants and shopping • Close to Uptown.

Locals Don't Love

Rising housing costs • Noise • Heavy traffic.

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"Mix of new and older homes "

Great neighborhood with a mix of older homes and new tear downs. Higher price point. East blvd cuts down the middle and has great shops and restaurants for neighbors to enjoy. Close to light rail and Uptown. Schools are good too! Make sure to catch a food truck rally