In 2017, Catawba County, NC had a population of 156k people with a median age of 41.2 and a median household income of $48,649. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Catawba County, NC grew from 155,461 to 156,182, a 0.464% increase and its median household income grew from $45,450 to $48,649, a 7.04% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Catawba County, NC are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (7.9%), Some Other Race (Hispanic) (6.11%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.06%), and White (Hispanic) (2.67%). N/A% of the people in Catawba County, NC speak a non-English language, and 95.8% are U.S. citizens.
The median property value in Catawba County, NC is $139,900, and the homeownership rate is 69.3%. Most people in Catawba County, NC commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 21.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Catawba County, NC is 2 cars per household.