Davidson Real Estate
Welcome to Davidson!
Located 20 miles north of Charlotte, Davidson is a picturesque small-town dedicated to a high quality of life with an active and engaged community. Founded in 1837 it is rich in history and charm and home to renowned Davidson College.
The town’s thoughtful planning keeps Davidson pedestrian and bicycle friendly with more than 14 miles of greenway connecting neighborhoods and allowing residents alternate ways to get around town.
The historic downtown offers southern charm and is filled with unique shops and dining options that are almost all locally owned, a community library, shared open spaces, wide sidewalks, and the beautiful Davidson College Campus.
Davidson is packed full of community events that encourage connectivity. The town’s open spaces host many events, such as concerts, farmers’ markets, exercise groups, outdoor yoga and festivals for people of all ages to enjoy.
In addition to the draw of being a college town, Davidson is also a lakeside town with its western shore on beautiful Lake Norman. It is a popular destination in the area for lakeside dining and water activities. An I-77 causeway divides Lake Norman here, creating Lake Davidson, a pristine body of water that is a favorite for those who wish to canoe or kayak.
A variety of housing options are available in Davidson from lakeside condos, historic homes, new construction, planned communities, rural living or country club living at River Run with world class tennis and golf. Davidson also has many highly ranked public, private and charter school options.
With its lively lakeside, historic downtown, and almost 600 acres of open space creating a supportive and community-focused living experience like none other, the town of Davidson has something for everyone to enjoy!