The U.S. Department of Commerce data reveals that Charlotte, NC is ranked 5th lowest cost of living indes in the nation for cities with a population of 400,000 to 1,000,000. Economic development attributes significantly to Charlotte’s top position in the current real estate market. Below are employers who employ 4,000 or more people within Mecklenburg County. Of these firms, those headquartered in Charlotte-Mecklenburg are indicated by an asterisk.
WAL-MART STORES INC. 12,918
FOOD LION 8,658
DUKE ENERGY* 7,500
CHARLOTTE-MECKLENBURG SCHOOLS* 7,500
NORTH CAROLINA STATE GOVERNMENT 7,479
US AIRWAYS* 4,981
PRESBYTERIAN HEALTHCARE/REGIONAL HEALTHCARE* 4,981
RUDDICK/HARRIS TEETER, INC* 4,700
MECKLENBURG COUNTY* 4,700
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