Catawba County, North Carolina

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Catawba County, North Carolina
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.
Founded 1842
Seat Newton
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

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

355/sq mi (137/km²)

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 | change source]

The county was made in 1842 from Lincoln County.

Government[change | change source]

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

Connected Counties[change | change source]

Cities and towns[change | change source]

These cities and towns are in Catawba County:

Other websites[change | change source]