It's where the tightest people in the outer-lying areas gather to meet up with their contemporaries.
Hickory is located at 35¡Æ44¡Ç16¡ÈN, 81¡Æ19¡Ç42¡ÈW (35.737682, -81.328372)GR1.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 72.7 km©÷ (28.1 mi©÷). 72.7 km©÷ (28.1 mi©÷) of it is land and 0.04% is water.
Hickory is the economic, social, and cultural center in the Valley. As of the 2000 census, the city had a Metropolitan Combined Statistical Area population of 355,500, making it the 4th largest metropolitan area in North Carolina.
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