Mooresville, North Carolina, is a thriving small town with big town progress. Mooresville is located about 30 miles north of Charlotte, near Lake Norman and in the heart of race country.
Mooresville is known as "Race City USA". Numerous race shops are located here, representing some of the hottest names on the NASCAR, Busch Grand National ARCA and Craftsman Truck Series circuits. Each year thousands of people flock to Mooresville to catch a glimpse of their favorite driver, enjoy a museum tour and pick up a souvenir at one of the numerous shops with a racing theme. Mooresville is strategically located between tracks at Wilmington, Charlotte and Darlington. Visitors can see their favorite race teams preparing for their next big event through special viewing windows in a number of shops.
Due to many factors including moderate weather, the close proximity to Charlotte, easy access to the mountains and the beaches, and a diverse thriving industry base, Mooresville has grown from around 9,000 people to over 20,000 predicted in 2005.