Welcome to Danbury, NC

The County Seat and Heart of Stokes County

Here's A Little History On Stokes County

Stokes county is located in the Piedmont region of the state. The counties that border Stokes are: Patrick, Henry, Rockingham, Forsyth, and Surry. Stokes County was founded in 1789 and named for John Stokes. Danbury was founded in 1851 as the county seat of Stokes.

What To Know About Stokes County Governement

The Board's major responsibilities are issuing bonds, managing county parks, collecting and disposing of trash, collecting property and sales tax, administering courts and jails. and managing pensions for county employees. The Stokes County Board of Commissioners is composed of five members who are elected at large for four years. The current County Manager is Rick Morris.

Come Have Fun In Stokes County!

Your Whole Family Will Love It Here!

Hanging Rock State Park hiking to its numerous peaks and waterfalls, a trailer campground, 10 vacation cabins for overnight stays, a lake and bathhouse, swimming and boat rentals, a visitors center and museum room, and rock climbing.

Want To Learn About Danbury?

The City of Danbury is served by Mayor Janet S. Whitt and four council members. Meetings are often scheduled for the fourth Wednesday of every month.