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Catawba is a town in Catawba County, in the Hickory-Morganton-Lenoir metro area.
The latitude of Catawba is 35.707N. The longitude is -81.075W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 886 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 710.
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19% of Catawba residents report German ancestry, and 6% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Catawba ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Catawba was $20,933, compared with $21,587 nationally.
12% of Catawba residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
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Historic districts in Catawba include Catawba Historic District, Murray's Mill Historic District ... View historic districts
Median rent in Catawba, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $465. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $804.
Catawba County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Catawba political report.
The average commute time for Catawba workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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