Mooresville, North Carolina

Mooresville, North Carolina is a town in southern Iredell County, North Carolina, USA. It is in the Metrolina metro area, and is on Lake Norman. The population was 32,711 at the 2010 United States Census. It is located approximately 25 miles north of Charlotte.

Mooresville, North Carolina is best known as the home of many NASCAR racing teams and drivers, along with an IndyCar team and its drivers, as well as racing technology suppliers, which has earned the city the nickname “Race City USA.” Also located in Mooresville, North Carolina is the corporate headquarters of Lowe’s Companies and Universal Technical Institute’s NASCAR Technical Institute.

Mooresville, North Carolina is also a part owner of the cable television entity MI-Connection Communication System along with Davidson and Cornelius.

Mooresville, North Carolina is located at 35°35′4″N 80°49′13″W (35.584337, -80.820139).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 14.7 square miles (38 km2), of which, 14.7 square miles (38 km2) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) of it (0.20%) is water.

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Mooresville, North Carolina
Town
Nickname(s): Race City USA
Mooresville, North Carolina
Location of Mooresville, North Carolina
Coordinates: 35°35′4″N 80°49′13″WCoordinates: Mooresville, North Carolina35°35′4″N 80°49′13″W
Country United States
State North Carolina
County Iredell
Government
 • Mayor Miles Atkins
Area
 • Total 20.93 sq mi (38.1 km2)
 • Land 20.93 sq mi (38.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 925 ft (282 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 32,711
 • Density 1,281.6/sq mi (411.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 28115, 28117
Area code(s) 704, 980
FIPS code 37-44220[1]
GNIS feature ID 0990209[2]
Website www.ci.mooresville.nc.us