The City of Conover had a population of 8,363 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Conover is located at latitude 35.7152 and longitude -81.2168 in Catawba County. The formal boundaries for the City of Conover (see map below) encompass a land area of 11.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Catawba County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,056 feet.
The City of Conover (GNIS ID: 2404118) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Conover population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||8,249|
|Population in Familes||6,642|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||114|
|Average Household Size||2.42|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,719 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,252 (60.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,160 (31.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||306 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$140,433|
|Average Home Value||$187,877|
|Median Household Income||$44,929|
|Average Household Income||$61,309|
|Per Capita Income||$25,240|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.14%|
|Per Capita Income||1.88%|
The table below compares Conover to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 101||86th|
|Population Density1||# 340||54th|
|Diversity Index2||# 309||58th|
|Median Household Income||# 266||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 234||68th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.