3.0 Overview of Housing Types

Background

The predominant housing type in the Town of Huntersville is single-family, comprising 15,705 units or approximately 85% of the 18,477 total housing units within the town limits as of 2010. As used in this section, the term “single-family” includes detached single-family, attached single-family (townhomes) and duplexes. Multi-family refers to three or more units and comprises 2,772 units or approximately 15% of the total number of housing units in Huntersville. The vast majority of the single-family units are located in subdivisions built since 1990. Of the 100 named subdivisions in Town, 63 are built out, 28 are in various stages of build-out and nine have been approved but not yet started.

Map H-1 Residential Land Use

Map H-1 Residential Land Use

Existing multi-family units are located primarily in 11 apartment complexes. Map H-1 shows the location of all residential land uses constructed or approved in Huntersville in yellow.