Charlotte, the city north of Ballantyne enjoys a high quality of life with temperate weather; a wide variety of outdoor recreational actives, excellent schools, numerous opportunities for continuing education, the best available health care, diverse culinary offerings, fantastic shopping, arts and cultural events, professional sports and the list goes on. The charming town of Pineville is also located very close to Charlotte, so you can enjoy small-town life whenever you'd like. What people do not know is Charlotte has a rich history dating back to the mid 1700s.
Charlotte is the largest city in the state of North Carolina, the 20th largest city in the United States, which the
Ballantyne area is a part of the city of Charlotte. Nicknamed The Queen City, Charlotte was named in honor of the German Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, also known as Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg, who had become queen consort of King George III the previous year.