Welcome to the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute

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.
Worker at Bull Engineered Products in 2015 in Charlotte. Photo: Nancy Pierce

Will last year’s stagnant economic hopes change?

Charlotte-Mecklenburg residents may be growing weary of the stagnated state of the economy, the UNC Charlotte Urban Institute’s Annual Survey showed.

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Charlotte Regional Indicators