Catawba County boasts a high quality of life in addition to a thriving business climate.

亚洲太阳sungame非常适合那些有冒险精神和努力工作的人:

对于那些对自己、社区和未来充满激情的人来说. 我们正在积极地创造一种既富有传统又充满希望的生活.

Our work ethic is the essence of our community:

If it can be made, we'll make it.  If we can improve it, it'll get better. And if we can do it together, it'll be the best it can possibly be.

We appreciate where we've been and look forward to where we're headed, and we approach life with warm hospitality, humility, 对家庭和社区的强烈忠诚,以及为在这里生活和工作的人们做出改变的强烈承诺.

In Catawba County, we are Making. Living. Better.

Making is about our legacy as makers and doers. We make things happen.
Living is all about our quality of life. We enjoy our location, our amenities, and our people.
Better is about our “can do” spirit. We collaborate toward making a difference.

But don't just take our word for it.  

Featured Catawbans 分享他们如何为自己创造美好生活的独特故事, their families, and others in Catawba County.


亚洲太阳sungame是大山核桃都市区的商业/零售中心,每年的零售额接近60亿美元. Some of the finest furniture shopping in the world can be found in the Hickory Furniture Mart and the other area retailers. Catawba County is also home to the Hickory Motor Speedway这里被称为“纳斯卡之星的诞生地”,也是2015年南大西洋联盟的冠军 Hickory Crawdads. The YMCA of Catawba Valley offers numerous athletic, 在全县的几个设施为所有年龄的人提供日托和保健和健身机会. The Hickory Community Theatre, The Green Room Community Theatre, Hickory Arts, the Hickory Music Factory, the Hickory Museum of Art, the Catawba Science Center, and the Western Piedmont Symphony 亚洲太阳sungame的文化组织不多吗.

Sports & Recreation

Families enjoy the afternoon at the Zahra Baker All Children's Playground. - Photo by Eckard Photographic

亚洲太阳sungame为各种爱好者提供各种各样的体育和娱乐活动. Rock Barn Golf & Spa was home to the Greater Hickory Classic, a PGA TOUR Champions Tour Event.  Other golf courses include the Catawba Country Club, and Lake Hickory County Club, among others.  The Hickory Motor Speedway 举办纳斯卡道奇每周系列赛,被称为“纳斯卡之星的诞生地”。.  The 2015 South Atlantic League Champion Hickory Crawdads (A级附属-德克萨斯游骑兵队)提供最好的小联盟棒球.  The YMCA of Catawba Valley offers numerous athletic, 在全县的几个设施为所有年龄的人提供日托和保健和健身机会.  There are several active running and biking clubs.  此外,卡托巴河为划船和其他娱乐活动提供了许多机会.  Catawba County is also home to numerous parks that include Bakers Mountain Park and Riverbend Park, as well as the recently opened Mountain Creek Park. This 606-acre park features an extensive 18-mile hiking, 自行车和越野跑网络以及诺曼湖畔的其他各种户外设施. Mountain biking is at the heart of Mountain Creek, 这里展示了由著名的山地自行车道建筑公司Elevated trail Design建造的步道. The Zahra Baker All Children's Playground in Hickory是为所有能力的儿童设计的,包括一个轮椅无障碍的树屋.

Arts & Culture

纽顿的绿屋社区剧院为年轻人提供一系列戏剧和音乐剧,以及教育课程和其他机会.

Home to two community theatres, a college theatre, a symphony, a choral society, and a first class art museum, Catawba County provides an array of artistic and cultural entertainment.  The Hickory Community Theatre 是北卡罗来纳第三古老,也是最大的社区剧院之一.  In addition to its productions and educational classes, 山胡桃社区剧院也提供娱乐机会,从卡拉ok到一系列的电影之夜.  Like the Hickory Community Theatre, The Green Room Community Theatre 为青少年提供一系列戏剧和音乐剧,以及教育课程和其他机会.  Other groups offering instruction and performance opportunities include Hickory Arts, and the Hickory Music Factory.  The Lenoir-Rhyne University Playmakers offer productions each year as well.  The Western Piedmont Symphony, a professional orchestra of 60+ members, 呈现一年一度的交响音乐季,以古典音乐新星的客座艺术家为特色.  西皮埃蒙特交响乐团也因其与学生的接触而闻名. Each year, 室内乐团(管弦乐队的一个小版本)“在路上”举办了近30场音乐会,000 public, private and home-schooled children in four Hickory metro area counties.  The Hickory Choral Society, a volunteer organization of some 110 voices, presents three concerts annually including a Christmas Concert. The Hickory Museum of Art 是北卡罗来纳州第二古老的艺术博物馆,也是东南部第一家收藏美国艺术品的博物馆.  The museum offers exhibitions, lectures, art classes, films and outreach programs to schools and other groups.  Additionally, Catawba County offers a Science Center (which includes an aquarium and a planetarium), a History Museum, several concert associations, 青年交响乐团和各种各样的音乐团体,从理发店到蓝草乐队.

Religion

亚洲太阳sungame有超过200个教会,代表着各种各样的犹太人, Protestant, Catholic and other beliefs.  所有主要的新教宗教都以南方浸信会的信徒人数最多为代表, 联合卫理公会、美国福音派路德教会和北美路德教会.  In addition, 亚洲太阳sungame有许多宗教学校,包括K-12年级. 

Retail & Shopping

山谷山购物中心拥有90多家专卖店,并设有一个28英尺高的古董旋转木马.

Valley Hills Mall
1960 Highway 70 SE, #244
Hickory,North Carolina 28602-5107
828.328.2436
Mon-Sat: 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Sun: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

在90多家特色商店和手推车中享受一站式购物和适合家庭的环境, 11 food court retailers, and four department stores, Belk, Dillard's, and JC Penney. Valley Hills Mall has a 28-foot antique carousel in the food court, a Speedway Soft Play Area for kids, carpeted, soft seating areas, family restrooms with a nursing facility, and two parking decks available to provide a pleasant customer experience.

Hickory Furniture Mart
2220 Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC28602
phone 800.462.MART
phone 828.322.3510
Mon-Sat:  9:00am – 6:00pm 

山胡桃家具市场提供了一个完整的国产和进口家具和陈设的选择. Largest of its kind in the nation, the Mart complex features 100 factory outlets, 商店和画廊销售1000多种知名生产线,如Broyhill, Thomasville, Lane, Henredon, La-Z-Boy and others. In addition to the four-level main building, the complex includes a hotel, restaurant, coffee shop, shipping service, lounge and tearoom. Throughout our idea-rich showrooms, attractively discounted prices are offered on bedroom, dining room, living room, office, family room and patio furniture, as well as rugs, window coverings, lighting, art, antiques and a huge selection of accessories

Other Major Retailers include: 
A. C. Moore, Academy Sports, Babies R Us, Barnes & Noble, Bed Bath & Beyond, Best Buy, Dicks Sporting Goods, H. H. Gregg, Hobby Lobby, Home Depot, Kohl’s, Lowe’s Home Improvement, Michael’s, PartyCity, Petco, PetSmart, Ross Dress for Less, Shoe Carnival, Shoe Show, Steinmart, T J Maxx, Target, Toys R Us, Wal-Mart

Restaurants

亚洲太阳sungame的100多家餐厅种类繁多,可以满足任何口味和预算.  Fast Food restaurants include McDonalds, Bojangles, Kentucky Fried Chicken, Hardee’s, Taco Bell, Jack in the Box, Cook Out, Subway, Chik-fil-a, Burger King, Wendy’s, Zaxby’s and Sonic.  Other restaurant styles include Steak, Seafood, Cafeteria-style, Chinese, Mexican, Thai, Italian, Greek, Jamaican, and Vietnamese.

Housing Availability & Costs

Historic homes in downtown Newton

Catawba County offers a wide range of housing choices.  From newly constructed subdivisions, townhomes, and condos to historic homes to a variety of apartment choices, there are numerous available housing options.  According to the US Census Bureau’s 2022 American Community Survey, the median home value was $235,100 and the median rent was $869.  73.4% of the population owned their homes, while 26.6% of the population rented.   

Accommodations

With 20 hotels and 3 Bed and Breakfasts,亚洲太阳sungame有各种各样的住宿,以满足任何口味和预算.  酒店提供超过1800间客房,包括精选酒店家族, the Marriott Family, Jameson Inn, Hampton Inn, Days Inn, Red Roof Inn, and La Quinta Inn & Suites among others.

Health Care

Catawba Valley Medical Center is one of two hospitals in Catawba County.

Catawba Valley Medical Center is the region’s largest not-for-profit, 公共医疗系统和服务社区没有直接的资金来自税收. CVMC provides and promotes physical, mental, 除了作为公众健康教育中心外,还为公众的情感和精神健康服务, wellness services, preventive medicine and acute care. CVMC已经获得了美国护士资格认证中心的五个磁石指定,最近获得了10个妇女选择奖, 包括被评为美国患者体验最好的100家医院之一,并在2020年的患者安全得分中排名前2%.S. hospitals.

Frye Regional Medical Center, a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, 自1911年以来一直服务于卡托巴山谷地区居民的健康和医疗需求,致力于提供高质量和富有同情心的护理,重点关注患者满意度和临床结果. Frye Regional Medical Center includes a 355-bed acute care hospital, home to the Frye Regional Brain Center, Frye Regional Heart Center, Cancer Center, General and Bariatric Surgery, Emergency Services, Advanced Orthopedics, Neurosciences, Women's Birthing Center and Inpatient Rehabilitation. The system also includes the Frye Regional South Campus, 一个旨在提供稳定治疗的住院成人行为健康治疗中心. Frye地区还通过FryeCare医生网络为该地区提供50多家初级保健和专业护理提供者.