Catawba County, North Carolina

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Catawba County, North Carolina
Map
Map of North Carolina highlighting Catawba County
Location in the state of North Carolina
Map of the USA highlighting North Carolina
North Carolina's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded 1842
Seat Newton
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

414 sq mi (1,072 km²)
400 sq mi (1,036 km²)
14 sq mi (36 km²), 3.27%
Population
 - (2000)
 - Density

141,685
355/sq mi (137/km²)
Website: www.catawbacountync.gov

Catawba County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina. In 2000, 141,685 people lived there. Its county seat is Newton.

History[change | edit source]

The county was made in 1842 from Lincoln County.

Government[change | edit source]

Catawba County is part of the local Western Piedmont Council of Governments.

Connected Counties[change | edit source]

Cities and towns[change | edit source]

These cities and towns are in Catawba County:

Other websites[change | edit source]