Conover, North Carolina

Conover: City in Catawba County, North Carolina, United States of America


Conover is a city located in the county of Catawba in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,165 and a population density of 283 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,573 inhabitants.

The city was created 147 years ago in 1875.

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Location of Conover on North Carolina map.

Quick Facts about Conover

Population : 8,573 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : North Carolina (United States)
County : Catawba County
Postal code : 28613
Phone Area Codes : 828
Area : 28.81 km2
Altitude : 1,060 feet / 323 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1876 (147 years ago)
Time Zone : America/New_York
Local time : 06:36:05 (7th December 2023)
Density : 298 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 4.76% (2010-2020)
Weather : 52℉ Sunny 7-days weather
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Conover is located at 35°42'23"N 81°13'7"W (35.7065200, -81.2186900).

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Conover forecast: Sunny, with a high near 52. more


The population of Conover increased by 4.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,165 - census
2011 8,282 1.41% estimation process
2012 8,303 0.25% estimation process
2013 8,310 0.08% estimation process
2014 8,313 0.04% estimation process
2015 8,356 0.51% estimation process
2016 8,385 0.35% estimation process
2017 8,462 0.91% estimation process
2018 8,495 0.39% estimation process
2019 8,540 0.53% estimation process
2020 8,573 0.38% estimation process

Conover zip code is 28613. County name: Catawba, County fips: 37035

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People born in Conover (4)

People born in Conover, including racecar driver Dale Jarrett, racecar driver Ned Jarrett, stock car racing driver Jason Jarrett, .


Schools in Conover

College & universities near Conover, NC

Code Name City ZIP
198233 Catawba Valley Community College Hickory (NC) 28602-0699

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Conover, NC

Code Name Address Type
GAS Gastonia 350 Hancock Street RAIL
KAN Kannapolis 201 South Main St. RAIL
CLT Charlotte 1914 North Tryon St. RAIL
SAL Salisbury Depot and Liberty Sts. RAIL
LEX Lexington Center St. and railroad tracks RAIL

Post offices near Conover

Post Office Name City ZIP
Conover Post Office Conover (NC) 28613

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Catawba County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Catawba County , NC.

City Name Population Title
Hickory 41,473 The second-largest city in Catawba County, North Carolina.
Newton 13,224 City in Catawba County, North Carolina, United States
Saint Stephens 8,759 Town in Alabama, USA
Lake Norman of Catawba 5,075 Township in Catawba County, North Carolina
Longview 4,871 Town in North Carolina, United States
Maiden 3,421 Town in North Carolina, USA
Claremont 1,414 City in North Carolina, United States
Sherrills Ford 1,007 Unincorporated community in Catawba County, North Carolina
Catawba 627 Human settlement in Catawba County, North Carolina, United States of America
Brookford 381 Human settlement in Catawba County, North Carolina, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Conover distances to largest North Carolina cities