The City of Charlotte NC was incorporated in about 1768 and is in Mecklenburg County, North Carolina. Charlotte is part of the Charlotte-Gastonia-Concord, NC-SC Metropolitan Statistical Area and is in the Eastern Standard (EST) time zone.
NICK NAMES - official "Queen City", unofficial "Home of the Charlotteans".
The latitude of Charlotte is 35.227087 , the longitude is -80.843127 .
Elevation is 751 feet, low natural ground at 528 feet, high ground at 890 feet.
The 2010 census population was 731,424