Cornelius

Cornelius is a lakeside town located along Lake Norman in northern Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, United States. The population was 24,866 at the 2010 census.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 12.1 square miles (31 km2), of which, 11.8 square miles (31 km2) of it is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) of it (3.20%) is water. Cornelius is one of three towns in Mecklenburg county north of Charlotte. Along with its sister towns - Davidson and Huntersville.

Cornelius is one of three towns (the others are Huntersville and Davidson). These three towns make up the area known as "North Meck." Express bus transportation and an interstate with HOV lanes that ends five miles south of Huntersville provide access to the downtown business areas of Charlotte, making Cornelius primarily a town of commuters. Convenient to I-77, this community offers all the conveniences of a big city with tree-lined streets, amenity-filled neighborhoods and A+ rated schools! 

The citizens of Cornelius, NC, attend the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. Elementary schools include Cornelius Elementary and JV Washam Elementary. Middle schools include the Bailey Middle School. William Amos Hough High School opened in August 2012 and currently serves over 2000 students.

Zip Codes: 28031

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