Why Davidson, North Carolina is a Great Place to Live

If you’re looking for a lively yet quaint place to live in North Carolina but don’t want to be in the city, Davidson, NC can be a great option. Located about 20 miles north of the city of Charlotte, you’ll be close enough to enjoy the nightlife, venues, and events that a larger city brings, but far enough away that you’re not caught in the hustle and bustle.

Benefitting from the College Scene

Davidson has many wonderful features that appeal to young adults, families, retirees, and everyone in between. It is a college town – home to Davidson College – but that means that it is filled with culture, community, and opportunity. Whether you’re looking to further your education, have children approaching college age, or just want to enjoy the arts and community events that the college brings to the town, you’ll find it all here. There are also plenty of restaurants, shops, and activities to appeal to all of your needs.

Relaxing on the Lake

In addition to be a college town, Davidson is also a lakeside town. You’ll find plenty of water activities and other recreational opportunities to satisfy your love of the great outdoors. It’s also close enough to the mountains for daytrips and new adventures exploring all that North Carolina’s beautiful landscapes have to offer. There are also four miles of greenway and bike paths weaving through the town.


You’ll find everything you need within a fairly close proximity in Davidson. That is another perk to it being a college town; it is very easy to get around and has a plethora of businesses, restaurants, and outdoor spaces. Biking and walking are encouraged.

Close Knit Communities

Find a house in a neighborhood that you fall in love with and are happy to call home. Many of the neighborhoods are tight-knit communities and great places to raise your kids. Your neighbors can quickly become friends and there are many local events for families to enjoy.

Job Opportunities

Not only does Davidson boast a few large employers itself, it is also only a short commute from Charlotte, which is a business hub on the East Coast. Charlotte is home to multiple Fortune 500 companies and has a wide range of other growing businesses as well. You can commute to the city for work and then come back to the relaxing town of Davidson to unwind and spend time with family and friends. With Davidson College so close, there are also opportunities to boost your skills and advance in your career.

Take the time to explore all that Davidson, NC has to offer and why it is a great place to live and raise a family. Learn more about some of the wonderful HOA communities in the area by contacting Kuester Management Group today!

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Bryan Kuester

Bryan Kuester

Bryan is the CEO of Kuester Management Group. He has over 15 years of managing community associations throughout North and South Carolina.

His specialties include Community Association Management - maintenance, budgeting for operational and reserve funding, long-range planning, covenant enforcement, amenity management, onsite management, large scale management.