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We are a nonpartisan, applied research and community outreach institute at UNC Charlotte, seeking solutions to the social, economic and environmental challenges facing our communities.
Patel Brothers grocery store in a University City Boulevard strip center. Photo: Mary Newsom

Growing Indian population brings new businesses to University City

People born in India are the second most populous group of foreign-born nationals in Mecklenburg County, with University City a popular destination for these newcomers.

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