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Alexander County, NC

County Profiles

Alexander County

Alexander County is located in the scenic foothills of North Carolina’s Appalachian Mountains. Bordered on the south by the Catawba River, the county offers numerous recreational activities, upscale and moderate housing, and opportunities for industrial and commercial operations.

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Alexander County

Alexander County

Manufacturing Workforce

Alexander County has a long tradition of manufacturing. In fact, with one of the highest manufacturing workforce percentages in the state, Alexander County is a place where products get made.

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Manufacturing Workforce

Alexander County

Quick Facts

27,370

Population 25 and Older

18,307

Labor Force

$44,957

Median Household Income

$23,990

Per Capita Income

3.2 Percent

Unemployment Rate

30 Percent

High School Diploma

10 Percent

Bachelor's Degree

35 Percent

Manufacturing Employment

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Alexander County
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