Claremont city is located in the County of Catawba in the US state of North Carolina. Claremont forms a part of Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton Metropolitan Statistical Area. With a total area of about 6.6 sq. kms., it is elevated by about 980 ft above the sea level. The local economy mainly revolves around accounting firms, art material supply shops, auto dealers of new and used cars, auto transmission facilities, auto painting services, banks and insurance firms, bridal shops, car financing companies, child care services, carpet cleaning services and many other similar business ventures.