Indian Trail, North Carolina is so named for a 17th century trading route. The modern community of Indian Trail has grown from a railroad boomtown in the late 1900s to one the largest municipalities in Union County, just a few miles outside of Charlotte, NC.
Indian Trail has low property taxes, great schools and a small town atmosphere. Indian Trails close proximity to the I-485 beltway and Highway 74 offers a convenient commute to and from the city of Charlotte.
What to do in Indian Trail, NC
Community events in Indian Trail include the September Family Fun Day, the very popular Christmas Parade, the Town Hall Tree Lighting Ceremony, and the Annual Indian Springs July 4th Parade.
Indian Trail, NC Parks and Recreation
Edna Love Park – Edna Love Park provides 24 acres of green and sports parks, very popular with Indian Trails residents.
Indian Trail, NC Demographics
Statistics for Indian Trail, North Carolina per the census of 2000:
Population: 11,905 people, 4,299 households, and 3,400 families
Population Makeup: 90.90% White, 5.35% African American, 0.53% Native American, 0.96% Asian, 0.09% Pacific Islander, 0.95% from other races
44.8% under the age of 18
6.4% from 18 to 24
39.4% from 25 to 44
18.2% from 45 to 64
6.1% who were 65 years of age or older
Household median income:$51,896
Males median income:$37,327
Females median income:$28,062