Mooresville, North Carolina
Mooresville is located on the northern edge of Lake Norman, and just 30 minutes north of Charlotte, NC. Mooresville is part of Iredell County, where the taxes are low and the county has two school districts – Iredell Statesville Schools and Mooresville City Schools. The 2013 property tax rate was $.83 outside of town limits and $1.41 within town limits per one hundred dollars of assessed property value.
The town of Mooresville is known as Race City USA, because it is home to auto racing's most prominent teams and their race shops. Mooresville offers Lake Norman access at public boat launches, through many water front communities and by way of boat and jet-ski rentals. Lake Norman waterfront dining is available at popular spots like the Blue Parrot Grill, Midway Boat House, and the Prickly Pear to name a few. Off water restaurants include Jeffrey’s, Lancaster’s BBQ, Zaika Indian Cuisine and Big Daddy’s Seafood. Shopping in Mooresville includes the popular national chains such as Michaels, Best Buy, Pier One, Marshalls, HH Gregg in addition to one of a kind shops in Downtown Mooresville like American Classic Antiques, Big Hat Larry’s Guitars, Music & More, Thistle Meadow Wines, Mooresville Artist Guild Gallery and more. Downtown Mooresville is also home to popular restaurants Epic Chop House and J.J. Wasabi’s plus year ‘round festivals and Downtown events. For family fun, Mooresville is home to the Lazy 5 Ranch, a privately owned animal ranch unique to the southeast and North Carolina, featuring over 750 animals from all over the world. The Pit offers indoor cart racing for racers of all ages! This just scratches the surface but gives you an idea of all the Mooresville can offer you and your family!