Kannapolis is an amazing small town along highway 29 and close to I-85 Northeast of Charlotte, North Carolina. Kannapolis has parts in both Cabarrus and Rowan counties. There are rural areas as well as the city itself which has over 42,000 residents. There is great shopping, dining, fitness, outdoor recreation and more inside the city. There is also easy access to I-85 to take you to Uptown Charlotte, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, and Concord Mills.