Catawba County

  1. Catawba County Legal Resources
  2. Catawba County Statistics
  3. Catawba County Property/Housing/Real Estate Information
  4. Catawba County Employment Information
  5. Catawba County Family Information
  6. Catawba County Education Information
  7. Catawba County Business Information
  8. Catawba County Public Benefits Information
  9. Catawba County Criminal Information
  10. Catawba County Immigration & Civil Rights Information
  11. Catawba County Cities
  12. Catawba County Zip Codes


Catawba County Legal Resources

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Catawba County Statistics

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  • Population (2000): 141,685
  • Births / Deaths / Infant Deaths (2004): 2,007 / 1,326 / 18
  • Land Area (2000): 1,035.911 square kilometers
  • Water Area (2000): 35.073 square kilometers
  • Farm Area (2002): 79,000.000 acres (319.634 square kilometers)
  • Farms (2002): 715
  • Farms under 50 acres (2002): 47.30%
  • Farms over 500 acres (2002): 3.90%
  • Farm earnings (2005): $13,626,000
  • Gallons of water used per day (total / irrigation / public use) (2000): 1,188,000,000 / 3,000,000 / 18,000,000
  • Ground water as percent of water use (2000): 0.50%
  • Physicians (2004): 391
  • Community Hospitals (Beds) (2004): 2 (568)
  • Medicare Recipients (2005): 23,310
  • Federal Spending (2004): $795,039
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Catawba County - Historical Places
Houses (2000): 59,919
Building Permits Issued (2006): 736
Valuation of Building Permits (2006): $180,050

Catawba County Population - Urban/Rural

Urban/Rural Population Percent
 Urban 184,026 64.71%
 Rural, Farm 3,075 1.08%
 Rural, Non-farm 97,294 34.21%

Catawba County Real Estate Lawyers provide services for home buying/selling, commercial real estate, leases, landlord tenant, construction, land use and zoning laws. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Employment Information

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Catawba County Labor Force By Month


Year Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
1990 71,880 68,829 3,052 4.25% 42
1991 72,661 67,659 5,002 6.88% 69
1992 73,776 69,187 4,589 6.22% 62
1993 73,082 69,964 3,118 4.27% 43
1994 73,885 71,251 2,634 3.57% 36
1995 74,948 71,685 3,264 4.35% 44
1996 76,354 73,252 3,102 4.06% 41
1997 76,531 73,956 2,576 3.37% 34
1998 76,008 73,949 2,060 2.71% 27
1999 76,709 75,164 1,544 2.01% 20
2000 80,222 78,000 2,222 2.77% 28
2001 80,330 75,185 5,145 6.40% 64
2002 79,232 72,623 6,609 8.34% 83
2003 77,613 71,435 6,177 7.96% 80
2004 77,526 72,451 5,074 6.55% 66
2005 77,333 72,529 4,804 6.21% 62
2006 77,640 73,505 4,135 5.33% 53
2007 75,548 71,373 4,175 5.53% 55
2008 75,270 70,052 5,218 6.93% 69
Month Labor Force  Employed Unemployment
 Total Percent Rate
Jan 2008 75,241 70,632 4,609 6.13% 61
Feb 2008 74,777 70,162 4,615 6.17% 62
Mar 2008 75,051 70,419 4,632 6.17% 62
Apr 2008 74,972 70,547 4,425 5.90% 59
May 2008 75,357 70,308 5,049 6.70% 67
Jun 2008 75,696 70,251 5,445 7.19% 72
Jul 2008 76,506 70,251 6,255 8.18% 82
Aug 2008 75,013 68,970 6,043 8.06% 81
Sep 2008 74,819 68,928 5,891 7.87% 79
Oct, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Nov, 2008 -- -- -- --% --
Dec, 2008 -- -- -- --% --

Catawba County Employment By Industry


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 11,920 14.68%
2. Construction 7,324 9.02%
3. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 4,318 5.32%
4. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 4,082 5.03%
5. Truck Transportation 2,958 3.64%
6. Accommodation and Food Services 2,874 3.54%
7. Metal Manufactuing 2,462 3.03%
8. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 2,314 2.85%
9. Motor Vehicle and Parts Dealers 1,910 2.35%
10. Public Administration 1,890 2.33%
11. Educational Services 1,870 2.30%
12. Health Care 1,866 2.30%
13. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,808 2.23%
14. Repair and Maintenance 1,770 2.18%
15. Food and Beverage Stores 1,716 2.11%
16. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 1,486 1.83%
17. Apparel Manufacturing 1,408 1.73%
18. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 1,336 1.64%
19. Computer and Electronic Manufacturing 1,286 1.58%
20. Finance and Insurance 1,280 1.58%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Furniture and Related Manufacturing 9,044 13.08%
2. Health Care 8,424 12.18%
3. Educational Services 6,816 9.86%
4. Accommodation and Food Services 4,216 6.10%
5. Textile and Textile Mills Manufacturing 3,492 5.05%
6. Apparel Manufacturing 3,426 4.95%
7. Finance and Insurance 2,134 3.09%
8. Electrical Equipment / Appliances / Components Manufacturing 2,042 2.95%
9. Social Assistance 2,032 2.94%
10. Department and Other General Stores 1,860 2.69%
11. Food and Beverage Stores 1,754 2.54%
12. Professional / Scientific / Tech Services 1,726 2.50%
13. Admin, Support, and Waste Management 1,362 1.97%
14. Public Administration 1,184 1.71%
15. Religious / Grantmaking / Civic / Similar Organizations 1,168 1.69%
16. Plastics and Rubber Manufacturing 1,112 1.61%
17. Personal and Laundry Services 1,102 1.59%
18. Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 886 1.28%
19. Miscellaneous Manufacturing 882 1.28%
20. Construction 852 1.23%

Catawba County Employment By Job


 Male, with percent of employed male population
1. Other Production Occupations 8,156 10.04%
2. Driver / Sales Workers and Truckers 4,142 5.10%
3. Other Installation / Maintenance 4,138 5.09%
4. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 3,818 4.70%
5. Laborers and Material Movers / Handlers 3,484 4.29%
6. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 3,454 4.25%
7. Metal Workers and Plastic Workers 3,384 4.17%
8. Assemblers and Fabricators 3,334 4.10%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 3,172 3.91%
10. Sales Reps / Wholesale and Manufact 2,620 3.23%
11. Other Management Occupations 2,536 3.12%
12. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 2,364 2.91%
13. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 2,222 2.74%
14. Top Executives 2,142 2.64%
15. Vehicle Mechanics 1,848 2.28%
16. Other Construction Trades 1,756 2.16%
17. Operations Managers Non Finance 1,416 1.74%
18. Carpenters 1,320 1.63%
19. Woodworkers 1,252 1.54%
20. Engineers 1,080 1.33%
 Female, with percent of employed female population
1. Textile / Apparel / Furnishings 7,336 10.61%
2. Other Production Occupations 5,116 7.40%
3. Other Office and Admin Support 3,686 5.33%
4. Teachers, Pre/Primary School 3,266 4.72%
5. Secretaries and Admins 2,930 4.24%
6. Retail Sales, Not cashiers 2,240 3.24%
7. Registered Nurses 1,996 2.89%
8. Cashiers 1,988 2.87%
9. Other Sales and Related Occupations 1,904 2.75%
10. Recording / Scheduling / Dispatching 1,894 2.74%
11. Other Management Occupations 1,722 2.49%
12. Nursing / Psychiatric / Home Health 1,706 2.47%
13. Informaion and Record Clerks, Not Customer Service 1,684 2.43%
14. Bookkeeping / Accounting / Auditing 1,568 2.27%
15. Customer Service Representatives 1,564 2.26%
16. Assemblers and Fabricators 1,540 2.23%
17. Waiters and Waitresses 1,392 2.01%
18. Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance 1,330 1.92%
19. Health Technologists and Technicians 1,298 1.88%
20. Business Operations Specialists 1,296 1.87%

Catawba County Hours Worked Per Week In 1999

Hours Per Week  Population Percent
35 or more hours 139,047 62.51%
15-35 hours 21,845 9.82%
1-14 hours 4,947 2.22%
No regular hours 56,606 25.45%

Catawba County Time Left For Work

Time  Population Percent
Midnight-4:59 AM 3,256 2.23%
5 AM-5:29 AM 3,196 2.19%
5:30 AM-5:59 AM 8,928 6.12%
6 AM-6:29 AM 18,687 12.81%
6:30 AM-6:59 AM 22,093 15.14%
7 AM-7:29 AM 18,583 12.73%
7:30 AM-7:59 AM 24,281 16.64%
8 AM-8:29 AM 12,520 8.58%
8:30 AM-8:59 AM 5,610 3.84%
9:00 AM-9:59 AM 5,388 3.69%
10:00 AM-10:59 AM 2,100 1.44%
11:00 AM-11:59 AM 960 0.66%
Noon-3:59 PM 8,589 5.89%
4 PM-11:59 PM 11,740 8.04%

Catawba County Length Of Commute In Minutes

Minutes  Population Percent
Less than 5 3,886 2.66%
5-9 16,367 11.22%
10-14 28,792 19.73%
15-19 33,286 22.81%
20-24 27,261 18.68%
25-29 7,707 5.28%
30-34 13,066 8.95%
35-39 2,384 1.63%
40-44 1,987 1.36%
45-59 4,673 3.20%
60-89 3,948 2.71%
At least 90 2,574 1.76%

Catawba County Length Of Commute In Mintues - Public vs. Private Transportation


Minutes  Population (public) Percent  Population (private) Percent
Under 30 292 0.20% 117,007 80.18%
30-44 0 0.00% 17,437 11.95%
45-59 0 0.00% 4,673 3.20%
At least 60 128 0.09% 6,394 4.38%

Catawba County Type Of Commute

Type Population Percent
 Bicycle 206 0.14%
 Car / truck / van, carpool 21,417 14.42%
 Car / truck / van, solo 121,176 81.56%
 Motorcycle 94 0.06%
 Other 1,106 0.74%
 Public transportation 420 0.28%
 Walked 1,512 1.02%
 Worked at home 2,636 1.77%

Catawba County Employment Lawyers handle cases involving employment contracts, severance agreements, OSHA, workers compensation, ADA, race, sex, pregnancy, national-orgin, sexual orientation and age discrimination, sexual harassment, hours & wages and overtime issues. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Family Information

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Households (2000): 111,080 (279,090 people)
Families (2000): 78,522 (235,486 people)
Families where both partners work (2000): 36,069
People at same address in 1995: 149,461

Catawba County Household Income in 1999


Income Population Percent
Under $10,000 8,698 7.80%
$10,000-$14,999 6,334 5.68%
$15,000-$19,999 7,143 6.41%
$20,000-$24,999 7,694 6.90%
$25,000-$29,999 8,568 7.69%
$30,000-$34,999 8,467 7.60%
$35,000-$39,999 7,940 7.12%
$40,000-$44,999 7,276 6.53%
$45,000-$49,999 6,266 5.62%
$50,000-$59,999 12,131 10.88%
$60,000-$74,999 12,235 10.98%
$75,000-$99,999 9,479 8.50%
$100,000-$124,999 4,047 3.63%
$125,000-$149,999 1,819 1.63%
$150,000-$199,999 1,512 1.36%
$200,000 or more 1,867 1.67%

Catawba County Household Type

Type Population Percent
 Nonfamily, 1 person 13,683 24.64%
 Family, 2 people 17,288 31.13%
 Nonfamily, 2 people 2,216 3.99%
 Family, 3 people 9,731 17.52%
 Nonfamily, 3 people 309 0.56%
 Family, 4 people 7,636 13.75%
 Nonfamily, 4 people 140 0.25%
 Family, 5 people 2,887 5.20%
 Nonfamily, 5 people 41 0.07%
 Family, 6 people 894 1.61%
 Nonfamily, 6 people 18 0.03%
 Family, 7 or more people 675 1.22%
 Nonfamily, 7 or more people 15 0.03%

Catawba County Household Income Type

Type  Population Percent
Earnings 93,191 31.84%
Interest / Dividend / Rent 34,362 11.74%
Public Assistance 2,340 0.80%
Retirement 15,844 5.41%
Self Employment 10,946 3.74%
Social Security 28,498 9.74%
Supplemental Security 3,348 1.14%
Wage / Salary 91,129 31.14%
Other 12,999 4.44%

Catawba County Family Type

Type Population Percent
 No children under 18 36,100 58.04%
 With children under 18 26,094 41.96%

Catawba County Marital Status - Male (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 9,512 8.61%
 Married 69,085 62.55%
 Never Married 29,447 26.66%
 Widowed 2,409 2.18%

Catawba County Marital Status - Female (for those 15+ in 2000)

Type Population Percent
 Divorced 12,127 10.48%
 Married 68,889 59.54%
 Never Married 21,389 18.49%
 Widowed 13,300 11.49%

Catawba County Family Lawyers help clients with family law issues, such as marriage, divorce, domestic partnerships, adoptions, paternity, annulment, child support, custody, division of property, alimony, palimony, restraining orders, spousal support, uncontested divorce and visitation rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Education Information

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Catawba County Highest Degree Earned (18 or older)

Degree Population Percent
 Less than 9th grade 17,608 8.18%
 9th-12th grade, no diploma 38,056 17.67%
 High school diploma or equivalent 67,738 31.45%
 Some college, no degree 43,969 20.42%
 Associate degree 14,130 6.56%
 Bachelors degree 24,761 11.50%
 Graduate or professional degree 9,107 4.23%

Catawba County Population In School (3 or older)

School Level  In Public School Percent  In Private School Percent Total Percent
Nursery or preschool 2,070 1.46% 1,913 1.35% 3,983 2.81%
Kindergarten 3,602 2.54% 382 0.27% 3,984 2.81%
Grades 1-4 15,170 10.71% 814 0.57% 15,984 11.28%
Grades 5-8 15,119 10.67% 584 0.41% 15,703 11.08%
Grades 9-12 14,385 10.15% 596 0.42% 14,981 10.57%
Undergrad college 6,661 4.70% 2,983 2.11% 9,644 6.81%
Graduate or professional school 820 0.58% 366 0.26% 1,186 0.84%
Total 57,827 40.81% 7,638 5.39% 65,465 46.20%

Catawba County Education Lawyers represent colleges, school districts, other educational institutions, and students in the practice of education law. They handle issues related to No Child Left Behind, special education, and disability rights. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Business Information

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Wholesale trade sales (2002): $4,226,472,000
Retail sales (2002): $2,145,348,000
Accommodation and foodservices sales (2002): $226,771,000
Value of Manufacturers' Shipments (2002): $5,462,046
Retired workers (2005): 19,160

Catawba County Businesses Changes By Year


Year - Type  Business Births  Business Deaths  Business Expansions  Business Contractions  Stable Businesses
1999 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
1999 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 29 15 58 40 62
1999 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 1 0 1
1999 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 4 16 19 9
1999 - Construction 49 37 137 91 125
1999 - Educational Services 2 4 7 4 4
1999 - Finance & Insurance 27 21 61 38 95
1999 - Health Care & Social Assistance 17 22 101 64 91
1999 - Information 5 6 12 10 13
1999 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 4 1 11 11 5
1999 - Manufacturing 28 34 202 209 96
1999 - Mining 0 0 0 1 0
1999 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 29 23 108 102 199
1999 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 49 21 63 55 106
1999 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 14 13 25 33 56
1999 - Retail Trade 47 46 219 211 238
1999 - Transportation & Warehousing 20 11 27 20 42
1999 - Unclassified 5 4 1 0 3
1999 - Utilities 2 1 3 5 2
1999 - Wholesale Trade 14 26 92 73 108
1999 - Total 349 290 1,144 986 1,255
2000 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2000 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 23 24 62 35 65
2000 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 2 0 1
2000 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 2 5 21 15 11
2000 - Construction 43 33 118 113 137
2000 - Educational Services 1 2 5 5 5
2000 - Finance & Insurance 19 17 57 39 107
2000 - Health Care & Social Assistance 21 25 111 54 85
2000 - Information 13 5 10 14 11
2000 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 1 15 5 9
2000 - Manufacturing 25 36 223 184 95
2000 - Mining 1 0 0 1 0
2000 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 35 38 122 79 202
2000 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 22 33 70 42 129
2000 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 14 11 32 25 59
2000 - Retail Trade 69 69 243 188 215
2000 - Transportation & Warehousing 17 13 34 28 31
2000 - Unclassified 11 5 0 0 0
2000 - Utilities 0 3 0 8 2
2000 - Wholesale Trade 26 22 95 71 98
2000 - Total 342 342 1,220 906 1,262
2001 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2001 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 29 22 49 65 53
2001 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 2 0 0 2 2
2001 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 7 6 22 7 15
2001 - Construction 54 52 102 111 144
2001 - Educational Services 2 2 8 4 2
2001 - Finance & Insurance 23 27 61 53 80
2001 - Health Care & Social Assistance 36 15 96 75 85
2001 - Information 4 9 13 11 16
2001 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 2 6 8 13
2001 - Manufacturing 29 39 172 229 86
2001 - Mining 0 0 0 0 2
2001 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 43 33 110 107 187
2001 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 31 23 67 62 111
2001 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 14 8 30 24 68
2001 - Retail Trade 71 68 209 220 225
2001 - Transportation & Warehousing 16 18 32 25 36
2001 - Unclassified 3 5 2 0 2
2001 - Utilities 1 0 6 1 3
2001 - Wholesale Trade 24 16 85 91 99
2001 - Total 392 345 1,070 1,095 1,229
2002 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2002 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 15 29 50 57 66
2002 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 2 2 1
2002 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 1 6 13 15 18
2002 - Construction 39 51 101 129 121
2002 - Educational Services 1 2 6 5 3
2002 - Finance & Insurance 18 14 64 36 106
2002 - Health Care & Social Assistance 32 26 106 66 97
2002 - Information 9 6 8 14 16
2002 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 5 6 11 8
2002 - Manufacturing 24 44 116 279 80
2002 - Mining 0 0 2 0 0
2002 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 32 34 110 122 182
2002 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 31 26 62 63 119
2002 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 16 12 26 31 64
2002 - Retail Trade 71 64 210 252 209
2002 - Transportation & Warehousing 18 12 27 42 29
2002 - Unclassified 8 3 0 0 0
2002 - Utilities 0 1 1 1 8
2002 - Wholesale Trade 11 29 63 116 89
2002 - Total 330 365 973 1,241 1,216
2003 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2003 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 20 24 37 36 63
2003 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 1 1 0 2 4
2003 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 3 5 11 15 13
2003 - Construction 25 53 87 121 132
2003 - Educational Services 4 0 4 7 4
2003 - Finance & Insurance 30 24 54 52 94
2003 - Health Care & Social Assistance 32 21 110 77 94
2003 - Information 2 5 14 15 14
2003 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 3 3 7 9 12
2003 - Manufacturing 28 34 167 217 87
2003 - Mining 1 0 0 0 2
2003 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 31 26 133 109 180
2003 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 27 26 72 66 114
2003 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 15 12 22 39 67
2003 - Retail Trade 60 56 213 226 252
2003 - Transportation & Warehousing 12 14 27 36 36
2003 - Unclassified 10 7 0 0 0
2003 - Utilities 0 0 0 4 5
2003 - Wholesale Trade 19 27 87 70 96
2003 - Total 323 338 1,045 1,101 1,269
2004 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2004 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 12 19 46 46 49
2004 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 1 3 1 2
2004 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 9 3 8 17 14
2004 - Construction 45 52 94 89 133
2004 - Educational Services 3 1 8 5 4
2004 - Finance & Insurance 28 29 56 58 91
2004 - Health Care & Social Assistance 23 12 110 105 89
2004 - Information 3 6 12 14 11
2004 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 0 2 13 5 12
2004 - Manufacturing 29 44 166 200 100
2004 - Mining 0 0 1 1 1
2004 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 36 30 99 102 208
2004 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 36 26 76 63 114
2004 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 12 14 29 22 84
2004 - Retail Trade 70 51 196 225 268
2004 - Transportation & Warehousing 20 14 38 40 28
2004 - Unclassified 6 3 2 2 2
2004 - Utilities 0 1 1 3 3
2004 - Wholesale Trade 27 23 79 74 92
2004 - Total 359 331 1,037 1,072 1,305
2005 - Accommodation & Food Services 0 0 0 0 0
2005 - Administrative & Support & Waste Management & remediation serv 14 14 44 41 58
2005 - Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, & Hunting 0 0 3 1 2
2005 - Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation 5 8 17 11 13
2005 - Construction 60 36 100 104 122
2005 - Educational Services 5 5 6 7 3
2005 - Finance & Insurance 21 20 39 71 101
2005 - Health Care & Social Assistance 25 15 106 97 109
2005 - Information 8 1 12 14 12
2005 - Management Of Companies & Enterprises 2 1 9 7 11
2005 - Manufacturing 26 41 172 177 104
2005 - Mining 0 0 2 1 0
2005 - Other Services (Except Public Administration) 29 39 94 121 193
2005 - Professional, Scientific, & Technical Ssrvices 31 17 54 85 137
2005 - Real Estate & Rental & Leasing 18 14 22 40 71
2005 - Retail Trade 54 63 202 240 252
2005 - Transportation & Warehousing 13 17 46 27 36
2005 - Unclassified 4 5 0 0 2
2005 - Utilities 1 1 1 4 1
2005 - Wholesale Trade 15 19 89 71 96
2005 - Total 331 316 1,018 1,119 1,323

Wholesale Trade Business Lawyers provide services for corporations, LLCs, partnerships, contracts, franchising and business litigation. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Public Benefits Information

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Catawba County Above Or Below Poverty Level In 1999

Above/Below Population Percent
 At Or Above Poverty Level 255,005 90.93%
 Below Poverty Level 25,446 9.07%

Catawba County Government Finances By Year


Year  Property Taxes  Other Taxes  Intergov. Revenue  Utility Revenue  Employee Retirement Revenue  Other Revenue Total Revenue Salaries & Wages Total Debt Total Cash & Securities
1970 $4,221 $37 $10,389 $0 $0 $4,835 $19,445 $9,570 $4,875 $2,720
1971 $6,559 $40 $12,046 $0 $0 $4,920 $23,525 $11,328 $4,575 $5,106
1972 $700 $50 $12,262 $0 $0 $9,638 $22,600 $12,017 $4,391 $8,334
1973 $7,332 $2,331 $12,925 $0 $0 $7,813 $28,070 $13,884 $3,975 $9,781
1974 $7,794 $2,578 $13,396 $0 $0 $8,535 $29,725 $15,280 $4,075 $10,796
1975 $8,184 $2,706 $14,066 $0 $0 $8,963 $31,213 $16,044 $4,075 $10,796
1976 $9,092 $3,120 $23,151 $0 $0 $10,987 $43,230 $22,381 $8,675 $13,906
1977 $9,374 $3,490 $24,254 $0 $0 $16,436 $50,064 $23,485 $12,675 $15,868
1978 $9,904 $4,059 $25,399 $0 $0 $13,012 $48,315 $28,443 $12,225 $2,165
1979 $10,093 $4,551 $26,140 $0 $0 $18,730 $54,963 $32,322 $11,625 $20,449
1980 $10,710 $4,792 $31,957 $2 $0 $20,423 $63,092 $26,728 $16,843 $18,517
1981 $12,878 $5,183 $33,676 $0 $0 $22,671 $69,225 $10,781 $31,043 $22,480
1982 $12,606 $5,770 $38,697 $1 $0 $26,586 $77,890 $36,788 $39,956 $26,243
1983 $13,006 $6,060 $39,570 $0 $0 $22,041 $74,617 $45,534 $58,869 $28,266
1984 $14,528 $8,058 $41,559 $0 $0 $39,491 $95,578 $46,387 $76,770 $29,616
1985 $15,135 $10,237 $45,151 $0 $0 $47,282 $107,568 $55,357 $76,402 $33,672
1986 $15,104 $11,080 $8,824 $0 $0 $49,050 $72,978 $60,222 $85,728 $37,605
1987 $19,242 $14,323 $60,052 $0 $0 $64,462 $143,756 $65,001 $82,581 $50,813
1988 $18,410 $16,112 $341,107 $0 $0 $52,324 $411,841 $73,237 $84,858 $113,336
1989 $18,010 $14,892 $74,639 $0 $0 $58,072 $150,721 $83,559 $84,333 $100,671
1990 $21,767 $18,826 $73,634 $0 $0 $71,673 $167,074 $95,884 $82,648 $95,438
1991 $22,757 $18,172 $85,976 $0 $0 $71,153 $179,886 $108,368 $78,506 $79,808
1992 $27,917 $18,339 $88,904 $0 $0 $83,487 $200,308 $108,385 $79,540 $122,214
1993 $28,485 $22,218 $87,025 $0 $0 $87,605 $203,115 $106,312 $84,215 $71,696
1994 $31,592 $22,956 $97,588 $0 $0 $103,660 $232,840 $111,628 $102,002 $90,607
1995 $33,303 $17,731 $104,124 $0 $0 $109,160 $246,587 $114,977 $112,049 $98,500
1996 $37,924 $18,380 $114,029 $0 $0 $110,520 $262,473 $114,980 $107,368 $97,725
1997 $39,597 $19,568 $121,639 $0 $0 $120,621 $281,857 $115,980 $110,944 $105,780
1998 $44,035 $21,095 $135,214 $0 $0 $120,399 $299,648 $119,684 $117,348 $116,229
1999 $45,198 $22,661 $99,910 $0 $0 $149,054 $294,162 $135,271 $162,368 $137,930
2000 $53,810 $24,419 $189,972 $0 $0 $141,864 $385,646 $192,684 $172,168 $130,770
2001 $55,523 $25,132 $165,110 $0 $0 $260,365 $480,998 $197,806 $171,571 $136,778
2002 $57,669 $24,747 $163,409 $0 $0 $275,627 $496,705 $188,616 $158,056 $146,904
2003 $59,790 $24,613 $162,623 $0 $0 $297,491 $519,904 $220,457 $142,844 $149,201
2004 $63,693 $31,623 $178,635 $0 $0 $353,954 $596,282 $230,619 $145,902 $168,853
2005 $64,633 $33,675 $187,603 $0 $0 $198,963 $451,199 $235,850 $220,673 $241,308
2006 $67,346 $34,826 $196,585 $0 $0 $211,263 $475,194 $247,171 $179,235 $178,595


Year  Education  Financial Control  Public Buildings  Public Health  Transportation  Parks & Recreation Total Expenses
 Protective Services  Welfare  Interest On General Debt  Utilities  Employee Retirement  Other
1970 $13,644 $274 $161 $3,045 $0 $0 $19,456
$182 $1,584 $161 $0 $0 $405
1971 $15,175 $293 $55 $3,869 $0 $0 $21,881
$211 $1,642 $145 $0 $0 $491
1972 $18,477 $364 $42 $4,492 $0 $3 $29,666
$255 $1,759 $133 $0 $0 $4,141
1973 $18,771 $723 $79 $5,238 $0 $0 $28,799
$480 $1,717 $122 $71 $0 $1,598
1974 $23,243 $913 $102 $5,721 $0 $0 $34,845
$519 $1,618 $119 $792 $0 $1,818
1975 $24,406 $958 $107 $6,007 $0 $0 $36,587
$545 $1,698 $125 $831 $0 $1,910
1976 $33,277 $673 $134 $10,851 $0 $0 $53,051
$738 $2,782 $417 $0 $0 $4,179
1977 $30,904 $727 $160 $8,967 $0 $0 $52,659
$852 $2,746 $399 $0 $0 $7,904
1978 $31,482 $1,079 $117 $8,139 $0 $20 $51,087
$1,118 $3,830 $607 $446 $0 $4,249
1979 $37,168 $1,258 $157 $9,768 $13 $26 $64,621
$1,152 $3,158 $588 $115 $0 $11,218
1980 $39,282 $1,306 $2,709 $10,668 $0 $55 $67,388
$1,311 $2,534 $608 $160 $0 $8,755
1981 $42,767 $1,399 $724 $11,533 $0 $213 $71,766
$1,430 $3,224 $1,689 $78 $0 $8,709
1982 $46,111 $1,483 $503 $14,141 $0 $119 $79,293
$1,519 $3,437 $2,152 $18 $0 $9,810
1983 $45,856 $1,984 $480 $17,696 $0 $132 $85,810
$1,592 $4,133 $4,606 $6 $0 $9,325
1984 $51,551 $1,722 $405 $18,700 $0 $48 $97,421
$1,641 $5,409 $6,602 $28 $0 $11,315
1985 $57,116 $1,923 $358 $21,551 $0 $92 $106,465
$1,799 $4,434 $6,753 $0 $0 $12,439
1986 $64,653 $2,191 $409 $24,695 $0 $57 $117,094
$1,975 $4,838 $6,409 $0 $0 $11,867
1987 $70,213 $2,469 $471 $25,281 $0 $49 $130,738
$2,114 $5,780 $7,798 $0 $0 $16,563
1988 $84,651 $2,900 $624 $32,936 $0 $38 $156,150
$2,422 $6,348 $7,568 $0 $0 $18,663
1989 $89,228 $3,516 $983 $47,762 $0 $147 $176,382
$2,916 $7,152 $6,051 $0 $0 $18,627
1990 $98,348 $4,299 $3,547 $56,775 $0 $173 $201,254
$3,243 $8,292 $6,666 $371 $0 $19,540
1991 $105,947 $4,561 $2,159 $49,629 $0 $216 $202,462
$3,218 $10,427 $5,155 $0 $0 $21,150
1992 $105,750 $3,986 $1,286 $63,855 $0 $249 $217,247
$2,753 $12,551 $4,361 $0 $0 $22,456
1993 $108,506 $4,265 $1,213 $70,747 $0 $318 $233,476
$2,972 $14,477 $4,409 $0 $0 $26,569
1994 $109,939 $4,181 $1,105 $85,431 $0 $234 $253,544
$2,916 $16,260 $5,311 $0 $0 $28,167
1995 $126,905 $3,611 $1,137 $83,207 $0 $336 $272,924
$3,128 $16,010 $4,399 $401 $0 $33,790
1996 $130,395 $4,586 $1,136 $85,089 $0 $277 $284,409
$3,324 $22,004 $7,579 $916 $0 $29,103
1997 $130,547 $4,824 $1,343 $92,221 $0 $264 $296,651
$3,498 $23,703 $6,546 $1,493 $0 $32,212
1998 $144,696 $5,393 $1,205 $105,305 $0 $300 $329,946
$3,443 $25,179 $7,446 $2,199 $0 $34,780
1999 $118,581 $5,963 $1,224 $113,326 $0 $671 $315,210
$3,798 $26,144 $6,591 $1,817 $0 $37,095
2000 $181,392 $5,699 $1,479 $121,891 $0 $381 $394,018
$5,213 $27,447 $7,900 $3,362 $0 $39,254
2001 $185,736 $5,953 $1,395 $141,945 $0 $386 $426,669
$5,273 $33,404 $9,228 $1,531 $0 $41,818
2002 $174,391 $6,304 $1,476 $148,947 $0 $614 $424,544
$4,409 $34,072 $8,929 $3,036 $0 $42,366
2003 $175,867 $6,760 $1,390 $159,426 $0 $611 $428,559
$5,033 $32,974 $5,786 $843 $0 $39,869
2004 $191,486 $6,696 $1,479 $168,268 $0 $399 $471,228
$5,203 $33,752 $9,313 $4,349 $0 $50,283
2005 $220,390 $7,146 $972 $168,596 $0 $542 $503,039
$5,505 $39,128 $7,605 $2,651 $0 $50,504
2006 $229,845 $7,954 $1,095 $183,129 $0 $581 $525,468
$5,669 $40,672 $10,270 $802 $0 $45,451

Catawba County Public Benefits Lawyers assess the range of local, state and federal government benefits to which their clients may be entitled and help them apply for such programs, as well as appeal decisions denying such benefits to their clients. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Criminal Information

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Correctional Institution Population (2000): 319
Catawba County Criminal Lawyers represent defendants in municipal, state and federal criminal proceedings. These lawyers commonly handle cases involving DUI/DWI (drunk driving), drug possession, gun crimes, traffic tickets, violent crimes, sex crimes, theft offenses and white collar crimes. From the Justia Lawyer Directory.


Catawba County Immigration & Civil Rights Information

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People With A Disability (2000): 52,000

Catawba County Population By Age

Age Population Percent
0-9 Years 19,284 13.61%
10-19 Years 18,640 13.16%
20-29 Years 19,594 13.83%
30-39 Years 22,247 15.70%
40-49 Years 21,350 15.07%
50-59 Years 17,182 12.13%
60-69 Years 11,164 7.88%
70-79 Years 8,153 5.75%
80-89 Years 3,499 2.47%
90+ Years 572 0.40%

Catawba County Population - Male/Female

Male/Female Population Percent
 Male 69,882 49.32%
 Female 71,803 50.68%

Catawba County Population By Ethnicity

Ethnicity Population Percent
 Caucasian 116,326 82.10%
 African-American 11,751 8.29%
 Hispanic/Latino 7,886 5.57%
 Asian 4,100 2.89%
 Multiracial 1,173 0.83%
 Amerindian 302 0.21%
 Other Race 110 0.08%
 Pacific Islander 37 0.03%

Catawba County Top Specified Ancestries

Rank Ancestry  Population Percent Of Specified Ancestries
1. United States Or American 53,199 28.99%
2. German 46,086 25.12%
3. English 21,694 11.82%
4. Irish 18,741 10.21%
5. Scotch Irish 7,976 4.35%
6. Dutch 6,017 3.28%
7. Scottish 5,993 3.27%
8. Italian 4,330 2.36%
9. French Non-Basque 3,860 2.10%
10. European 2,196 1.20%

Catawba County Top Languages Spoken At Home

Rank Language  Population Percent Of Reported Languages
1. Only English 240,547 90.56%
2. Spanish Or Spanish Creole 15,242 5.74%
3. Miao / Hmong 4,002 1.51%
4. French 1,378 0.52%
5. German 1,096 0.41%
6. Vietnamese 878 0.33%
7. Other Indo European 502 0.19%
8. Laotian 458 0.17%
9. Chinese 414 0.16%
10. Other Asian 310 0.12%

Catawba County Citizen Type

Type Population Percent
 Citizen by birth 266,039 93.55%
 Naturalized immigrant 3,838 1.35%
 Not a citizen 14,518 5.10%

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