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Lenoir has the 1688th largest population in the United States. The population shrank by 1.9% from 2010 to 2015, which was slower than the national average. Lenoir is part of the Hickory metro area. Unemployment in the Hickory area is 4%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Hickory has the 171st largest local economy in the US, and a low cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Lenoir is below average at $38,250, and the median cost of a home in Lenoir is $104,500, which is below the national average. 15% of workers in Lenoir hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 74% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Lenoir. 86% of Lenoir workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 8% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Lenoir spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.

3,495
Job Openings
4.6%
Unemployment Rate
$38,250
Median Base Salary
18k
Population

Employment Resources

Caldwell County NCWorks Career Center

1909 Hickory Blvd
Lenoir, NC 28645
828-759-4680