The City of Conover had a population of 8,547 as of July 1, 2018.
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.
|Population in Households||8,427|
|Population in Familes||6,804|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||120|
|Median Household Income||$48,469|
|Average Household Income||$69,763|
|Per Capita Income||$28,792|
|Total Housing Units||3,800 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,269 (59.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,229 (32.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||301 ( 7.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$146,559|
|Average Home Value||$196,638|
|Average Household Size||2.41|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.51%|
|Per Capita Income||2.74%|
The table below compares Conover to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 Density||# 323||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 300||60th|
|Median Household Income||# 268||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 197||73rd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.