The City of Monroe, NC
The city of Monroe is located in the state of North Carolina in Union County and has a population of 33,436 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Monroe is Charlotte, approximately 24 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Monroe, including McDonalds, Subway, Chilis, Grey's Grill and Acapulco Mexican Restaurant. For a larger selection of Monroe restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Monroe Golf Courses, Museums, Auto Race Tracks, Arenas and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Eastwood Golf Club, Monroe Country Club, Golf Club At Ballantyne The, Charlotte Golf Links and Divide The. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Monroe please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Monroe:
- Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT)
Monroe, North Carolina Climate and WeatherIn the month of August, Monroe experiences an average high temperature of 88 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in August are usually about 67 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.53 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Monroe with daytime temperatures averaging 87 degrees in the summer, and 55 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Monroe to receive an average of 4.03 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.51 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 107 degrees in the summer and as low as -5 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Monroe should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 73 degrees, and nighttime lows of 48.
Monroe, North Carolina Attractions
1Andrew Jackson State Park - , Lancaster,
Andrew Jackson State Park is a 360-acre South Carolina state park established in 1952 to honor the only South Carolina born president, Andrew Jackson, who was born nearby in 1767. The park is on U.S. Highway 521 about nine miles north of Lancaster, South Carolina. The park offers hiking, canoeing, camping, fishing and picnicking.
2Billy Graham Library - Charlotte,
The Billy Graham Library is a public museum and library documenting the life and ministry of Christian evangelist Billy Graham. The 40,000-square-foot complex opened to the public on June 5, 2007. The library is that can be found on the grounds of the international headquarters of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association in Charlotte, North Carolina, a few miles from where Billy Graham grew up. The library is styled after a dairy barn to reflect Graham's childhood on a farm.
3Birkdale Golf Club - Huntersville,
The Birkdale Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Huntersville, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-895-8038.
Address: 16500 Birkdale Commons Pkwy, Huntersville, NC 28078
4Bojangles' Coliseum - Charlotte,
The Bojangles' Coliseum is a 9,605-seat multi-purpose arena and sports venue in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is operated by the Charlotte Coliseum Authority, which also oversees the Ovens Auditorium and the Charlotte Convention Center. The title sponsor is Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits.
5Carolinas Aviation Museum - Charlotte,
The Carolinas Aviation Museum is an aviation museum on the grounds of Charlotte/Douglas International Airport in Charlotte, North Carolina. Established in 1992 by Floyd and Lois Wilson, the museum displays a collection of over 50 static aircraft and a wealth of smaller historic items related to aviation in the North and South Carolina. Most of the collection consists of Cold War military aircraft, including several historic jets from the 1950s and 1960s.
6Carowinds - Charlotte,
Carowinds is a 122-acre theme park, located adjacent to Interstate 77 on the state line between North and South Carolina, in Charlotte and Fort Mill, respectively. The park opened on March 31, 1973, at a cost of $70 million, after a four-year planning period spearheaded by Charlotte businessman Earl Patterson Hall, who was inspired to build the park by a 1956 trip to Disneyland and a dream of bringing the two states closer together.
7Charlotte Botanical Gardens - , University of,
The University of North Carolina at Charlotte Botanical Gardens, sometimes called the Charlotte Botanical Gardens, are botanical gardens located at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, .
8Charlotte Golf Links - Charlotte,
The Charlotte Golf Links is an 18 hole public golf course in Mecklenburg County North Carolina. This course is located in the city of Charlotte, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 704-846-7990.
Address: 11500 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC 28277
9Charlotte Motor Speedway - Concord,
Charlotte Motor Speedway is a motorsports complex located in Concord, North Carolina in the US. The complex features a 1.5 miles Quad-oval track that hosts NASCAR racing including the prestigious Coca-Cola 600 on Memorial Day weekend and the Sprint All-Star Race. The speedway was built in 1959 by Bruton Smith and is considered the home track for NASCAR with many race teams located in the Charlotte area.
10Charlotte Nature Museum - Charlotte,
Discovery Place is a science and technology museum for visitors of all ages located in the Uptown area of Charlotte, North Carolina. Discovery Place brings science to life through hands-on interactive exhibits, thrilling activities and experiments, a larger-than-life IMAX Dome Theatre, and boundless other educational opportunities and programs. The Museum, which first opened in 1981, recently underwent an 18-month, $31.
Monroe, North Carolina Hotels
9Country Inn & Suites By Carlson, Charlotte I-485 At Hwy 74e
2001 Mount Harmony Ch Rd
Matthews, NC 28104
10Courtyard By Marriott Charlotte/matthews
11425 East Independence Blvd
Matthews, NC 28106
Monroe, North Carolina Restaurants
This is a list of Monroe Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Sandwich Shops and Delicatessens Retail. Happy Dining!
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