The typical asking rate per listing is in the $20's per square foot per year. The Statesville submarket is going through a a rise in rates. In the last 3 months, the median rate rose $22 per sqft per year.
Compared to the rest of the Metrolina market, the Statesville submarket has less expensive rates, so you should have no trouble finding a great deal in this undervalued submarket.
In the last 90 days, 2 listings have been made available, which means office spaces most likley are going fast. You'll want to be prepared to tour spaces as quick as possible. About 500% of the office spaces in the Statesville are subleases, so you might be able to find a shorter term or below market rent. There aren't many listings below 2,000 square feet available, so finding a space for a small business might be tough.
The standard measurement for office space in this area is around 1,700 sqft. Most properties in this region are approximately 1 floors. Most buildings in this region were built in 1985 and are Class B.