Waxhaw Location and Climate


Waxhaw is located on the southwest corner of Union County in North Carolina. It is approximately two miles from the border of South Carolina. Surrounding communities include Marvin, Mineral Springs, Wesley Chapel, and Monroe. Only twenty minutes from Charlotte, residents and local businesses enjoy a peaceful and relaxed rural setting while living in proximity to big city amenities, including excellent medical care and facilities, top-rated schools, retail therapy opportunities and rich historical and cultural avenues.

Intersecting at NC Highways 16 and 75 is the center of Waxhaw and it's downtown area. This is roughly twenty miles from Charlotte. Waxhaw exudes small-town charm yet provides easy access to the major highway systems of I-485 and I-77 making regional travel easily accessible.

Towns Nearest to Waxhaw

Mineral Springs - 2 miles
Marvin - 2.4 miles
Wesley Chapel - 2.6 miles
Weddington - 2.6 miles
Monroe - 15 miles
Charlotte - 20 miles

Waxhaw has large areas of natural habitat and green space including parks and gardens that are perfect for get togethers with friends and family. The area is also wellknown as an equestrian community.


Waxhaw has a mild climate characterized by moderate temperature variations and moderate humidity.

Warmest Month

The warmest month of the year is July with and average maximum termperature of 89 degrees, making summers warm and humid.

Coldest Month

The coldest month of the year is January with an average minimum termperature of 31 degrees.


Rainfall is fairly evently distributed throughout the year. The wettest season of the year is typically Spring.

Waxhaw enjoys a comfortable climate and abundance of business and cultural opportunities. Here you'll find peaceful living combined with convenient access to some of the state's metropolitan centers, its beaches or its mountains.