Overview

The Plaza Midwood neighborhood in Charlotte is a place where new and old combine to create a unique and diverse community. Over the last century, the neighborhood has undergone periodic developments resulting in an eclectic collection of architectural styles throughout the area. Plaza Midwood's proximity to Uptown makes it ideal for those who enjoy the amenities of city but prefer a slightly quieter and slower pace for day-to-day life.
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Quick Facts

  • Current Prices:$177,500 to $1,195,000
  • Closed Prices:$175,000 to $1,220,000
  • Median Sale Price:$467,000
  • Average $ per sq ft:$272
  • Association Fee Ranges:$150 to $500,$0 to $345/mo,$0
(based on data from the last 12 months)
  • Type:Attached Home (Condo, Townhouse, Loft, etc.), Single Family Home
  • Age:1908 to 2018
  • Sq. Ft.:648 to 5,692Sq. Ft.
  • Bedrooms:1 to 6Bedrooms
  • Bathrooms:1 to 5Bathrooms
  • Lot Sizes:0 - 5+ acres

Homes

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

Where to Live

The entire neighborhood is quite accessible by foot or car. Residents with an appreciation for historic architecture may like living in the Plaza Midwood Historic District along The Plaza and Thomas Avenue. The south end of the neighborhood has a more urban feel while retaining the relative quiet of a residential neighborhood. Those who enjoy the nightlife should look along Central Avenue.

Where to Eat

Plaza Midwood boasts a wide variety of eateries. Flavors range from classic Mexican dishes and Pan-Asian cuisine to the eclectic culinary adventures of fusion restaurants. Southern comfort food is also popular in the neighborhood, where Midwood Smokehouse serves up its BBQ specialties. In addition, the area hosts several pizza joints and a number of bars that offer small plates and platters for a late-night snack.

What You'll See

The residents of Plaza Midwood come from all backgrounds, ages, and stages of life. Retirees live alongside young families and singles. The enthusiastic neighborhood association promotes neighborhood pride and a sense of community, so expect to see well-kept properties and a variety of events throughout the year.

Friday Night Fun

Take a stroll down Central Avenue and you'll see plenty of locals and visitors alike playing a game of bean bag toss on a tavern patio while enjoying craft beers. Live music can occasionally be found at the neighborhood honky-tonk, and the jukebox is always available when the band stops playing. In the warmer months, you might end your night with a tasty snack from a food truck.

The Perfect Sunday

In this walkable neighborhood, locals will be out and about riding bikes, working in their yards, and checking out the various shops along Central Avenue. With easy access to Uptown, residents may also catch a Panthers game at the stadium or at a bar during football season. Athletes in the area head to Midwood Park for a game of tennis, basketball, or baseball. Golfers spend the day on the course at Charlotte Country Club, which also offers tennis courts and outdoor pools.

Locals Love

Proximity to Uptown • Lots of parks and green space • A variety of bars and restaurants.

Locals Don't Love

Traffic • Parking • Noise.

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"Awesome neighborhood"

Plaza Midwood has grown a lot over the years with new build homes, renovated homes, and new condo/apartment buildings. Close to Uptown, it’s still far enough away to give residents and visitors a true neighborhood feel.

Hipsters and all others will enjoy the bars, shops, and restaurants.
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