Claremont is located in west North Carolina. Claremont is part of Catawba County. Claremont has 2.72 square miles of land area and 0.00 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Claremont population is 1,546, which has grown 48.94% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 21.13% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Claremont median household income is $52,887 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 30.10% since 2000. The income growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 19.16% and is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Claremont median house value is $144,100 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 37.89% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 41.83% and is lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Claremont is better than the state average in quality. The Claremont area code is 828.