Lake Norman of Catawba CDP, NC Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lake Norman of Catawba CDP, North Carolina - Basic Facts

The Lake Norman of Catawba Census Designated Place had a population of 7,604 as of July 1, 2016. Lake Norman of Catawba CDP ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in North Carolina. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake Norman of Catawba CDP is located at latitude 35.5984 and longitude -80.9875 in Catawba County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Norman of Catawba Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 23.84 sq. miles and a water area of 8.53 sq. miles.

The Lake Norman of Catawba Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403201) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Lake Norman of Catawba Census Designated Place is located within Township of Mountain Creek, a minor civil division (MCD) of Catawba County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake Norman of Catawba CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Lake Norman of Catawba CDP, NC Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,604
Population in Households 7,604
Population in Familes 6,500
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 319
Diversity Index2 16


Total Households 3,105
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 2,304
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,143 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,567 (62.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 538 (13.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,038 (25.1%)
Median Home Value $387,911
Average Home Value $452,880


Median Household Income $65,128
Average Household Income $87,487
Per Capita Income $35,391
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.41% 0.38%
Households 0.28% 0.29%
Families 0.04% 0.22%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   1.95%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Lake Norman of Catawba CDP, NC - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Norman of Catawba CDP 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 112 85th
Population Density1 # 557 25th
Diversity Index2 # 677 9th
Median Household Income # 61 92nd
Per Capita Income # 59 92nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.