Phone: 704-347-8942

Toll Free: 800-554-4373

Charlotte Regional Partnership
NASCAR Plaza
550 South Caldwell Street, Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

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Population

Total Population175,711
Total Households67,036
Average Age40.3

Age % The Population

0-14 years19.6%
15-24 years13.7%
25-34 years11.3%
35-44 years13.6%
45-54 years15.7%
65+ years12.7%
55-64 years14.4%

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Household Income

Year Median HHI PCI
2017$53,299$28,648
2021$57,783 $29,756

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Workforce Education

Level Total %
Less than High School9,43610.6%
High School Graduate24,18227.1%
Some College21,26423.8%
Associates Degree9,98711.2%
Bachelor's Degree17,00819.1%
Graduate/Professional Degree7,3628.2%

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Labor

Emp.
Labor Force87,939
Employed84,096
Unemployed3,843
Unemployment Rate4.4%

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Largest Employers

Largest Employers
Lowes Companies, Inc.
Ingersoll-Rand Company
BestCo
NGK Ceramics USA Inc
JCP Logisitcs

Charlotte USA regional counties

Employment By Industry

Industry Emp. % Emp.
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Mining 929 1.20%
Construction 5,247 6.75%
Manufacturing 11,345 14.60%
Transportation and Warehousing 2,292 2.95%
Information 653 0.84%
Wholesale Trade 3,444 4.43%
Retail Trade 9,911 12.75%
Finance and Insurance 1,326 1.71%
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing 924 1.19%
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services 3,255 4.19%
Management of Companies and Enterprises 3,799 4.89%
Administrative and Support and Waste Management Services 5,325 6.85%
Educational Services 5,521 7.10%
Health Care and Social Assistance 8,517 10.96%
Arts, Entertainment and Recreation 2,276 2.93%
Accommodation and Food Services 6,944 8.94%
Other Services, except Public Administration 3,113 4.01%
Public Administration 2,614 3.36%

JobsEQ 2017

Media

Statesville and Mooresville represent the largest municipalities in Iredell County. Statesville, at the geographic center of the county, is the county seat. Mooresville near the county’s southern border is one of the fastest growing towns in the state. Site Selection magazine has named the Statesville- Mooresville, N.C., area the Top Micropolitan Area in the nation nine times since 2000 based on the area’s ability to secure new corporate facility projects and expand existing operations.

Mooresville is also the heart of NASCAR country and is known as “Race City USA.” It is home to approximately 60 race teams and racing-related businesses such as Penske Racing, Kyle Busch Motorsports, Roush Yates Engines as well as the NASCAR Technical Institute.

 

Russ Rogerson

edcmooresville.org

russ@edcmooresville.org

StatesvilleRegion.com
russ@statesvilleregion.com

Mooresville-South Iredell Economic Development Corporation
151 E. Iredell Avenue
Mooresville, NC 28115

704-664-6922

Statesville Regional Development
116 North Center St.
Statesville, NC 28677

704-871-0062

 

Charlotte Regional Partnership
Ronnie Bryant
550 South Caldwell St.
Suite 760
Charlotte, NC 28202

704-347-8942

charlotteusa.com

rbryant@charlotteusa.com