Rowan County, North Carolina
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Rowan County, North Carolina
The county was formed in 1753 from the northern part of Anson County.
It was named for Matthew Rowan, acting governor of North Carolina from 1753 to 1754

Cities and Towns

Kannapolis * Salisbury (county seat)
China Grove * Cleveland * East Spencer * Faith * Granite Quarry * Landis * Rockwell * Spencer *

Census-designated place

Unincorporated Communities

Dogwood Acres * Dukeville * Gold Hill


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Rowan County Data

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Website Updates:
Jan 2015:
September 2013: Wills: Barr



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