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Hickory, NC Real Estate

Hickory, North Carolina is located in Catawba County. Nearby cities and towns include Brookford, St. Stephens, Northlakes, Long View, Mountain View, Bethlehem, Hildebran, Conover, Rhodhiss, Granite Falls, Newton, Icard, Claremont, Connelly Springs, Sawmills, Rutherford College, Hudson, Maiden, Valdese, Cajah's Mountain, Taylorsville, Catawba, Cedar Rock, Lenoir, Drexel, Hiddenite, Gamewell, Stony Point, Lincolnton, Morganton, Belwood, Salem, Lake Norman of Catawba, Denver, Iron Station, Casar, Fallston, and High Shoals. Hickory is a suburban community with a population of 40,240. The median household income is $39,618. In Hickory, 45% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 31% of the households. Half the population of Hickory commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 59% of residents holding white collar jobs and 41% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Hickory, NC is 27 years, with 49% of those homes owned, 42% rented, and 9% not occupied. In the previous year, 455 Hickory properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Hickory in the previous year was $156,500.

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Hickory offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, one middle school and 3 high schools.

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Hickory, NC Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Hickory, NC
  • 55% Single
  • 45% Married
North Carolina
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married

Male VS. Female

Hickory, NC
  • 52% Female
  • 48% Male
North Carolina
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Hickory, NC

  • 40
  • 38
  • Hickory, NC
  • North Carolina

Average Age of Homes in Hickory, NC

  • 27
  • 22
  • Hickory, NC
  • North Carolina

Vacant Homes in Hickory, NC

  • 9%
  • 12%
  • Hickory, NC
  • North Carolina

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $65,393
  • $62,851
  • Hickory, NC
  • North Carolina

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Hickory, NC
  • 49% Owned
  • 42% Rented
North Carolina
  • 57% Owned
  • 31% Rented