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Cornelius rests on the southern shores of Lake Norman.
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living in cornelius

Cornelius is a neighborhood filled with waterfront communities and always has an upbeat energy. Although lakefront living is on the higher price range, there are a variety of price points in Cornelius, making living here achievable for many buyers.

Because Cornelius is located directly on the lake, water sports are a big selling point. Do you enjoy water activities? If so, consider taking a class with My Aloha Paddle. It's a yoga class using paddle boards out on the water!

For some of the best food trucks, live music, and a large variety of beer, head over to D9 Brewing Company.

Nature parks are also nearby for out-of-water outdoor fun. Enjoy being in nature at the three main parks in Cornelius, NC, Jetton Park, Ramsey Creek Park, and Robbins Park.

These kid-friendly and dog-friendly parks have beaches in some areas. When the leaves are full grown, shaded beaches make these waterfront parks a wonderful relaxation destination. Enjoy reading a book in nature, having a picnic with your loved ones, or simply getting some sun and having a good time.

There are also walking trails and some small fishing piers. Charcoal grills and picnic tables are available, making these parks a fantastic spot for family outings.

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cornelius demographics

35% of Cornelius residents were born in North Carolina, 56% were born out of state, and 7% were foreign born.

Can you imagine yourself living in Cornelius?

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cornelius weather

In Cornelius, over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 32°F to 88°F and is rarely below 20°F or above 95°F.

The best times of year to visit Cornelius for warm-weather activities are from early May to mid June and from mid August to early October.

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