The Tax Office is responsible for listing, appraising and assessing all real and personal property located in Catawba County. In addition, this office is responsible for collecting taxes for Catawba County. Please contact us with any questions you may have at (828) 465-8414.

Catawba County's 2018 Tax Base
2018-2019 (2018 Tax Year) (vehicles not included)
for a tax levy of
Catawba County's Tax Collection Rate98.20%
TaxpayerType of BusinessAssessed
Tax Levy
(County Only)
Apple Inc.Computer Server1,087,415,5926,252,640
Duke Energy Carolinas LLCElectric Utility644,785,9943,707,520
GKN Driveline Newton LLCGears Mfg.246,181,5351,415,544
Corning Cable Systems LLCCable Mfg.175,230,6311,007,576
CommScope Inc of North CarolinaCable Mfg.115,669,668665,100
Draka Comteq Americas Inc./
Claremont NA Cable Systems LLC
Cable Mfg.93,552,441537,927
Target CorporationWarehouse/Retail74,655,784429,271
DLP Frye Regional Medical Center LLCMedical Care66,713,719383,604
Piedmont Natural Gas Co IncGas Utility57,464,466330,420
ZF Chassis Components LLCAutomotive54,780,628314,989


*Values are Real Estate and Business Personal Property only – no vehicle values are included