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Statistics & Facts

The North Carolina state capital is Raleigh.
The population of Weddington is approximately 8,465 (2005), 9459 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,214 (2000), 3129 (2010).
The amount of land area in Weddington is 37.717 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Weddington is 15.8 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.265 sq kilometers.
The distance from Weddington to Washington DC is 340 miles.
The distance to the North Carolina state capital is 129 miles. (as the crow flies)
Weddington is positioned 35.03 degrees north of the equator and 80.73 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Weddington elevation is 721 feet above sea level.
Weddington median income is $ 96,500 (2005).
The Weddington median home price is $ 350,200 (2005).


in south-central North Carolina about 15 miles from Charlotte. Other nearby communities include Wesley Chapel, Stallings, Indian Trail, Marvin, Waxhaw, Matthews, Mineral Springs and Lake Park.
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History & History Related Items

Weddington began as a small settlement in the mid 1700s. IN 1824, Reuben Boswell, donated acreage for the Sandy Ridge Methodist Episcopal Church. Later, his grandson, Reuben Boswell Weddington, also donated of his resources to both the church and the town. The church was renamed Weddington Methodist Church in 1899 and then the town was also renamed for him. At the time of incorporation in 1983, Weddington became known as the Town of Weddington.

Here is a history page for Weddington.
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Weddington Fall Festival
Held each year in October.

Weddington Strawberry Festival
Held each year the Saturday just before Mother's Day. Don't miss the great homemade ice cream!
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Weddington City Government

Town of Weddington

Weddington Chamber

Union County Chamber of Commerce
903 Skyway Drive
Monroe, NC 28111
Phone: 704-289-4567

Weddington Community News

The Citizens community website by and for the people of Weddington.

Weddington Organizations

Union County Chamber of Commerce
903 Skyway Drive
Monroe, NC 28111
Phone: 704-289-4567

Weddington Libraries

Union County Public Library
316 E Windsor St
Monroe, NC 28112-4842
Phone: 704-283-8184
South Western Union Regional Library
a future branch of the Union County Public Library System to be located in Weddington and to serve the region including Marvin, Weddington and Wesley Chapel.

Weddington Schools

Union County Public Schools
500 N Main St # 700
Monroe, NC 28112
Phone: 704-283-3733 Weddington


The population of Weddington was:
1990 - 3,803
2000 - 6,696
2005 - 8,465
Median age:
2000 - 38.1 years

Median Household Income:
2000 - $ 97,617
2005 - $ 96,500

Median House Value:
2000 -$ 276,100
2005 - $ 350,200

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