The lakeside town of Cornelius is located in the County of Mecklenburg. It covers a total area of 31 sq. km. Commercial spaces available in the city are utilized by wine shops, yogurt shops, tourist information facility, campgrounds, resale shops, surgical centers, recreation centers, educational institutions, parks and continental restaurants. Professionals in the town are engaged in businesses as ophthalmologists, neurologists, accountants, owners of beauty salons, owners of bridal shops, legal counselors, financial consultants and massage therapist.