While you can certainly find condominiums and apartment living in the area, Pineville, NC, is mostly considered to be a hotbed of single-family homes. Expect to find plenty of green belts and modern houses nestled amidst the mature, leafy trees of the region. If you are looking for relatively newer built construction, you will not have to look far to find a plethora of options dotting the lovely residential neighborhood streets.
This suburban region offers a small-town feel with a population of just over 7,000. It certainly is not isolated from modern conveniences, though. Due to on-going development in recent years, Pineville offers a magnificent shopping district, boasting eight million square feet dedicated specifically to retail, which makes it the largest district of its type found in North Carolina. However, not all of Pineville is new and shiny; the historic downtown offers a throwback feel with quaint shops and charming architecture, giving off an old school vibe with plenty of locally owned businesses and eateries. If you want to get out of town for a few hours, the city of Charlotte is just a quick jaunt down the highway.
Families and individuals alike have no problem finding outdoor activities to fill their days thanks to the facilities at the local parks in town. The Jack Hughes Park offers an array of sporting accommodations such as baseball stadiums, sports fields, batting cages, and walking trails. Pineville Lake Park offers camping, playgrounds, trails, summer camps, and spaces designated for concerts, movies, and other events. For history buffs, Pineville does not disappoint as it provides easy access to historic sites including multiple sprawling plantations as well as property that was once owned by the parents of President James A. Polk. Rustic structures along with educational museums allow visitors to gain insight as to how life in the early 1800s would have been experienced by residents of the area.