Rowan County NC

Founded in 1753 and named after Matt Rowan

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Our Board!!

We have a total of 5 board members and our current county manager is Mr. Aaron Church. Our county operates departments like animal services, the library, elections, the health department and human resources. At the last census our population was 138,354.

Their are many fun things to do and see here in Rowan County!!

We are located in the Piedmont region of our state so there is a lot of amazing scenery. You can visit a local farm for a farm tour, or some of our beautiful wineries or breweries.

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The City of Salisbury

Salisbury is the county seat of Rowan County

The city of Salisbury was founded in 1753 and named after a town in England. The population is 30,304 as of the 2010 census.

City Council

The city council consist of 5 members who all serve at large. The city manager is W. Lane Baily and the City Mayor is Al Heggins.
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Salisbury is most know for the soft drink Cheerwine!!!!