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Catawba County Residents

Diversity
B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
156,182
Unemployment Rate
4.7%
Poverty Rate
14.2%
Non-Citizens
4.2%

Catawba County Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    32%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    76%
  • Hispanic
    9%
  • African American
    8%
  • Asian
    4%
  • Two or more races
    2%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    15%
  • 55-64 years
    14%
  • 65+ years
    17%

Income

Median Household Income
$48,649
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    24%
  • $25-$44k
    22%
  • $45-$74k
    24%
  • $75-$149k
    23%
  • $150k+
    7%
Median Individual Income
$25,621
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    30%
  • $15-$34k
    35%
  • $35-$64k
    24%
  • $65k+
    12%
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