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___ Searchable Map and Satellite View of the City of Charlotte, North Carolina
|Satellite view showing Charlotte, largest city, a transportation hub, and the seat of Mecklenburg County in North Carolina in the United States. The most unknown major city outside the US, is located some miles east of the Catawba River in the Piedmont region in the south-central part of North Carolina.
The Waxhaws area was settled by European immigrants in the mid 18th century near the intersection of the Great Wagon Road (Carolina Road) and the Indian Trading Path, it became the heart of now Uptown Charlotte. The east–west trading path became Charlotte's Trade Street, and the Great Wagon Road became Tryon Stree.
Today Charlotte has a population of about 800,000 inhabitants (in 2014). In Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metropolitan area live 1.8 million people.
The city was named for the German Princess Charlotte Sophia of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, queen and wife of the British King George III.
Places of Worship: Cathedral of Saint Patrick, Hickory Grove Baptist Church, Calvary Church, Elevation Church, and Billy Graham Library.
Levine Museum of the New South, Discovery Place, the Mint Museum, Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, Carolinas Aviation Museum, Charlotte Nature Museum, and Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture.
Carowinds amusement park, NASCAR Hall of Fame.
The Map shows a city map of Charlotte with expressways, main roads and streets, Charlotte Douglas International Airport (IATA code: CLT) is located 7 mi (11 km) by road, west of the city.
Just zoom in to see the intersection of Trade and Tryon streets, the former native American trails in Uptown Charlotte, known as "The Square".
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Sunday-August-2 2015 16:22Standard time zone Eastern (EST): UTC/GMT -5 hours
Daylight Saving Time (EDT) in use from the second Sunday in March, ends on the first Sunday in November; time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4 hours
|Google Map: Searchable Map of the City of Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
City Coordinates: 35°13′37″N 80°50′36″W
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