Commuting in Charlotte

Did you know that 25 percent of Mecklenburg County workers commute from other counties? More than 160,000 people commute from other parts of the Charlotte Region to Mecklenburg County everyday. Thousands more - consultants, sales reps and others - come from even further away. What does that mean for you? For starters, the average Mecklenburg County worker drives 24 minutes one way to work. Here’s more important information about commuting flows and times in the Charlotte region.