Statesville Region Farmer's Market

Key Facts

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Workforce Data

Category 2016* 2015 2010 2005 2000 1995 1990
Civilian Labor Force 83,839 81,875 79,080 72,767 65,911 57,681 52,718
Employment Total 79,831 77,499 69,721 69,115 63,593 55,714 50,643
Unemployment Total 4,008 4,376 9,359 3,652 2,318 1,967 2,075
Rate of Unemployment 4.8% 5.3% 11.8% 5.0% 3.5% 3.4% 3.9%

*Average 2016

Geography/Climate

Altitude (above Mean Sea Level)

Statesville 900 to 950 feet
Iredell County 700 to 1,760 feet

Geography (area/thousands of acres)

Land 366.1
Water 13.4
Total 379.5
Forestry 171.4
Cropland & Pastures 166.4
Urban & Build-up 19.0

Climate

Mean Annual Temperature 58.5 F
Mean Annual Precipitation 45.97″
Average Relative Humidity 68%
Average Snowfall 5.6″
Coldest Month: January 38.7 F
Hottest Month: July 77.6 F
Wettest Month: June 4.49″
Driest Month: November 3.03″

Soil: Loamy
Iredell County: 574.12 square miles

Population

(U.S. Census Bureau)

Area 2014 2010 2000 1990 1980
Iredell County 166,675 159,766 122,660 92,931 82,538
Statesville 25,722 24,552 23,320 17,567 18,622
Troutman 2,496 2,387 1,592 1,493 1,360

Economic and Tax Data

Taxes
(per $100 of 100% assessed value)

Iredell County $ .52.75
Statesville $ .41
Troutman $ .47
Harmony $ .10
Love Valley $ .25

Finance

Banks: 13
Credit Unions: 5
Investment/Financial Advisory Services: 8
Industrial Revenue Bonds: Yes

Financial Rating, City of Statesville:

Standard & Poor’s: AA (2011)
Moody’s: A1 (2008)

Financial Rating, Iredell County

Standard & Poor’s: AA (2011)
Moody’s: Aa3 (2008)
Fitch: AA+ (2012)

Housing Costs

Homes:
Average price of homes sold in Iredell County in 2016: $237,361 (does not include water front on Lake Norman)

Average price of water front homes sold on Lake Norman in 2016: $755,386

*Sourse: MLS

Health Care
Davis Regional Medical Center: 130 beds
www.davisregional.com

Iredell Memorial Hospital: 247 beds
www.iredellmemorial.org