Basic information about the Catawba County
The Catawba County is located in the state of North Carolina. This county occupies 414 square miles, with 16 square miles being water areas. There are 154.358 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Catawba County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (81.73%), followed by Black or African American (8.45%) and Some Other Race (4.14%). There are 60.887 households in the county, while 68,68% of them are family households and 31,32% represent non family households. There are 11 cities and towns in Catawba County. The most populated city is Hickory city and the smallest town or village is Brookford town.