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-Nearby mountains
-Cost of living
-Small-town feel


-Arts and culture
-Low ethnic diversity

What Bert Has To Say About Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton Metro Area

This interesting tri-city area is located in the broad Catawba Valley at the eastern base of the Blue Ridge Mountains. As the name “Hickory” implies, this is an area of hardwood forests, the original resource for Hickory’s active furniture-making industry. According to local sources, 60% of the furniture made in the United States is made within 200 miles of Hickory, and names like Broyhill, Drexel Heritage and Henredon among many others are headquartered locally. Furniture factory outlets draw people from miles around. The area is also home to the one of the country’s largest fiber optic cable plants operated by Corning.

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Quick Facts About Newton

    The unemployment rate in Newton is 4.90 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Newton jobs have Increased by 1.15 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Newton's cost of living is 17.80% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Newton's population is 13,035 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 40.10 percent.
    Average Commute time is 31 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    The median home cost in Newton is $93,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.48%.
    Newton public schools spend $9,364 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Newton.

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