The City of Conover had a population of 8,371 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Conover is located at latitude 35.7065 and longitude -81.2187 in Catawba County. The formal boundaries for the City of Conover 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.
|Total Population||8,371 (100%)|
|Population in Households||8,258 (98.7%)|
|Population in Families||6,632 (79.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||113 ( 1.3%)|
|Median Household Income||$54,104|
|Average Household Income||$71,731|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$29,548|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,762 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,345 (62.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,155 (30.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||262 ( 7.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$161,023|
|Average Home Value||$209,964|
|Housing Affordability Index3||212|
|Average Household Size||2.36|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.76%|
|Per Capita Income||1.35%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.63%|
The table below compares Conover to the other 739 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in North Carolina by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 107||86th|
|Population Density||# 337||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 233||69th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 449||61st|
|Per Capita Income||# 221||70th|
|Diversity Index||# 295||60th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE North Carolina Census Data Comparison Tool.