Statesville Region Farmer's Market

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Iredell County Trends and Forecast_Residential Development

Workforce Data

Category 2017* 2016 2010 2005 2000 1995 1990
Civilian Labor Force 86,486 83,839 79,080 72,767 65,911 57,681 52,718
Employment Total 82,664 79,831 69,721 69,115 63,593 55,714 50,643
Unemployment Total 3,822 4,008 9,359 3,652 2,318 1,967 2,075
Rate of Unemployment 4% 4.8% 11.8% 5.0% 3.5% 3.4% 3.9%

*Average January – May 2017

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 2015 2010 2000 1990 1980
Iredell County 170,230 159,766 122,660 92,931 82,538
Statesville 25,363 24,552 23,320 17,567 18,622
Troutman 2,624 2,387 1,592 1,493 1,360

Economic and Tax Data

Taxes
(per $100 of 100% assessed value)

Iredell County $ .52.75
Statesville $ .46
Troutman $ .52
Harmony $ .10
Love Valley $ .25


Finance

Financial Rating, City of Statesville:

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

Financial Rating, Town of Troutman

North Carolina Municipal  Council: 78 (2011)

Financial Rating, Iredell County

Standard & Poor’s: AA (2011)
Moody’s: Aa3 (2008)
Fitch: AAA (2016)


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