Morganton, NC Real Estate
Morganton, North Carolina is located in Burke County. Nearby cities and towns include Salem, Glen Alpine, Drexel, Valdese, Rutherford College, Gamewell, Connelly Springs, Cajah's Mountain, Sawmills, Icard, Hudson, Lenoir, Rhodhiss, Hildebran, Granite Falls, Casar, Marion, Long View, Northlakes, West Marion, Mountain View, Cedar Rock, Brookford, Belwood, Hickory, Polkville, Bethlehem, Crossnore, Lawndale, Spruce Pine, St. Stephens, and Fallston. Morganton is a suburban community with a population of 16,951. The median household income is $31,892. In Morganton, 38% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 29% of the households. Half the population of Morganton commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 58% of residents holding white collar jobs and 42% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Morganton, NC is 33 years, with 47% of those homes owned, 43% rented, and 11% not occupied. In the previous year, 153 Morganton properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Morganton in the previous year was $111,938.