NC

National Population : 333,590,059
North Carolina State Population : 10,753,007

About Catawba Heights, NC

Catawba Heights, NC is located in Gaston County in the state of North Carolina.

The total City Population for Catawba Heights is about 10,076 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 27,323.

The Average Home Value is $188,800.00, which is roughly 16% higher than the Average Home Value of $159,475.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 0% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $66,910.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $49,737.00 for the state of North Carolina, and roughly 14% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Catawba Heights is about .

North Carolina is ranked #52 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 6.19 out of 100.

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Voting

Gaston County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 43.92% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 63.23%
Democratic: 35.46%
Libertarian: 0.79%
Other: 0.32%
Green: 0.19%


Nearby Locations

Cramerton, NC (2.26 mi.)
Mc Adenville, NC (2.62 mi.)
Mount Holly, NC (4.39 mi.)
Mt Holly, NC (4.39 mi.)
Lowell, NC (4.45 mi.)
Charlotte, NC (4.63 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 28012
Latitude : 35.218354
Longitude : -81.042952
TimeZone : Eastern (GMT -05:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 656 ft.
Area Code(s) : 704, 980

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.46
Male Population Estimate : 36.10%
Female Population Estimate : 37.27%
Median Age : 39.4
Male Median Age : 38.3
Female Median Age : 40.4

White Population Estimate : 64.44%
Black Population Estimate : 5.19%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.07%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.47%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.12%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.53%
Other Population Estimate : 1.61%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Catawba Heights specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Gaston County: About 5 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Gaston County: About 390 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Gaston County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 26% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.