Despite a statewide moratorium on evictions, landlords evicted hundreds of Mecklenburg County residents between October 2020 and March 2021, many of whom lived in low-income neighborhoods around uptown.
Most evictions occurred in the poorer neighborhoods of north and west Charlotte.
Based on eviction data that the CJC was able to access via the Civil Courts' Writs of Possession files and where the ZIP Code was available. Businesses not included.
Source:Charlotte Journalism Collaborative; Mecklenburg County CourthouseEmbed