From a total population of 12,998, Catawba County has a median age of 41.4. The average age of males, in Catawba County, is 39.7 while the average age of females is 42.4. When you compare this to median age of North Carolina, Catawba County is 3.6 years older.
The median income of individuals, in Catawba County, is $16,307 while the average household income is $29,884. When comparing the median income of people living in Catawba County to the rest of North Carolina, the average income in Catawba County is $9,301 less.