Rowan County, North Carolina Basics:

Rowan County North Carolina - Government Site

Population: 138,004
Area: 511 square miles
County seat: Salisbury
Area code(s) in use: 704
Time zone: EST
High school graduate or higher: 80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
Median household income: $41,561
Persons in poverty: 18.5%
Home ownership rate: 69.3%
Mean travel time to work: 23.4 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Cabarrus  Davidson  Davie  Iredell  Stanly  

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Map of the Rowan County area

Our detail map of Rowan County shows the Rowan County, North Carolina boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Rowan County, North Carolina

  Airports     show all on map

Barringer Field Airport, Broadway Airfield, China Grove Airport, Corriher Field Airport, Double Creek Ranch Airport, Enochville Airport, Ervin Airfield, Gold Hill Airport, Goodnight's Airport, Lonesome Field Airport, Miller Air Park, Mount Girl-Bradley Field, Rowan County Airport, Sloop Airport, South River Airport, Wilhelm Airport

  Bridges     show all on map

Beards Bridge, Stokes Ferry Bridge

  Buildings     show all on map

Army National Guard Crash and Rescue, Atwell Township Volunteer Fire Department, Bostian Heights Fire Department Station 41, China Grove Fire Department, Cleveland Community Volunteer Fire Department Station 35, Cleveland Community Volunteer Fire Department Station 45, East Gold Hill Fire Department, East Spencer Fire Department, Ellis Cross Country Fire Department, Enochville Fire and Rescue Department Station 49, Faith Fire Department, Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department Station 55, Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Department Station 56, Granite Quarry Fire Department, Kannapolis Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters, Landis Fire Department Station 1, Landis Fire Department Station 2, Liberty Volunteer Fire Department Station 59, Liberty Volunteer Fire Department Station 60, Locke Township Fire Department Station 61, Locke Township Fire Department Station 62, Locke Township Fire Department Station 63, Millers Ferry Fire Department, Pooletown Volunteer Fire Department Station 69, Rockwell City Fire Department, Rockwell Rural Volunteer Fire Department Station 71, Rowan - Iredell Volunteer Fire Department, Rowan County Courthouse, Rowan County Emergency Medical Services, Rowan County Jail, Rowan County Rescue Squad, Rowan Museum, Rowan Public Library, Salisbury Fire Department Station 1, Salisbury Fire Department Station 2, Salisbury Fire Department Station 3, Salisbury Fire Department Station 4, Scotch - Irish Volunteer Fire Department Station 73, South Salisbury Volunteer Fire Department Station 74, Spencer Volunteer Fire Department, State Transportation Museum, Union Volunteer Fire Department Station 76 Union, Wallace Building, West Rowan Fire Department Station 65 Centenary, West Rowan Fire Department Station 66 Bear Poplar, West Rowan Fire Department Station 67 - Mount Ulla, West Rowan Fire Department Station 68 Caldwell, Woodleaf Volunteer Fire Department

  Capes     show all on map

Panther Point

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Antioch Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Chestnut Hill Cemetery, China Grove Cemetery, Christiana Cemetery, Dixonville Cemetery, Gold Hill Cemetery, Green Lawn Cemetery, Memorial Park Cemetery, Morgan Cemetery, Old English Cemetery, Rowan Memorial Park Cemetery, Saint Peters Cemetery, Salisbury National Cemetery, Salisbury National Cemetery Annex, Shiloh Cemetery, Union Hill Cemetery, West Lawn Memorial Park, Wittenberg Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Enochville Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Antioch Church, Back Creek Church, Bethel Church, Bethel Church, Calvary Church, Calvary Church, Calvary Lutheran Church, Canaan Church, Central United Methodist Church, Christ Lutheran Church, Church of Christ, Church of Christ, Church of God (historical), Church of God (historical), Church of the Sacred Heart, Coburn Memorial Methodist Church, Concordia Church, Concorice Church, Dorsett Chapel, Dunn Mountain Church, East Corinth Church, East Spencer Baptist Church, Eastside Church, Ebenezer Church, Ebenezer Church, Emmanuel Baptist Church, Emmanuel Church, Enon Church, Erwins Temple, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church, First Calvary Baptist Church, First Methodist Church, First Pilgrim Church, First Presbyterian Church, First United Church of Christ, Flat Creek Church, Four Square Church, Four Square Gospel Church, Franklin Mission, Friendship Church, Full Gospel Church, Gays Chapel, Gethsemane Baptist Church, Gold Hill Church, Gospel Light Church, Gospel Light Church, Grace Church, Grace-Lower Stone Church, Grays Chapel, Halls Chapel, Haven Evangelical Lutheran Church, Henderson Grove Church, Immanuel Church, Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses, Knox Chapel, Knox Grove Church, Lebanon Church, Lilys Chapel Holiness Church, Long Street Methodist Episcopal Church, Luthers Church, Lyerly Church, Macedonia Church, Main Street Church, Maupin Avenue Presbyterian Church, Messiah Lutheran Church, Millers Chapel, Moores Chapel, Mount Calvary Church, Mount Hope Church, Mount Moriah Church, Mount Tabor Church, Mount Vernon Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Zion Church, New Jerusalem Church, New Zion Church, North Main Street Baptist Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church, Oak Grove Church, Oakdale Church, Oakland Heights Chapel, Organ Church, Our Lady of Victories Mission, Park Avenue Methodist Church, Phaniels Church, Pilgrim Church, Pine Ridge Church, Prince of Peace Church, Prospect Church, Providence Church, Providence Church, Rock Grove Church, Rogers Park Church, Saint Andrews Church, Saint Enochs Church, Saint Johns Chapel, Saint Johns Lutheran Church, Saint Johns Lutheran Church, Saint Lukes Church, Saint Lukes Church, Saint Lukes Church, Saint Lukes Episcopal Church, Saint Marks Church, Saint Matthews Church, Saint Matthews Church, Saint Paul Church, Saint Pauls Church, Saint Pauls Church, Saint Pauls Episcopal Church, Saint Peters Church, Saint Peters Episcopal Church, Saint Phillips Church, Salem Church, Second Creek Church, Second Presbyterian Church, Shady Grove Baptist Church, Sharp Church, Shiloh Church, Sills Church, Smiths Chapel, Soldiers Memorial African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, South River Church, Southern City Tabernacle African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Southside Church, Spencer Methodist Protestant Church, Spencer Presbyterian Church, Stallings Memorial Baptist Church, Tabernacle Church, Third Creek Church, Thyatira Church, Trading Ford Church, Trinity United Presbyterian Church, Union Church, United House of Prayer, University Church, University Church, Victory Church, Wesleyan Church, Wesleyan Church, West A Street Church, West Corinth Church, West Park Church, White Rock Church, Wyatts Grove Church, Yadkin Church, Zion Baptist Church, Zion Church, Zion Church, Zion Church

  Dams     show all on map

Buck Ash Pond Dam, Cooleemee Dam, Dan Nicholas Lake Dam, Fiber Lake Dam, Hall Lake Dam, Lake Corrier Dam, Lake Kannapolis Dam, Landis Water Reservoir Dam, Messinger Dam, Rowan County Wildlife Lake Dam, Scotch-Irish Plantation Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Rowan Regional Medical Center, W G Hefner Veterans Affairs Medical Center

  Lakes     show all on map

Mirror Lakes

  Locales     show all on map

Amity Hills Farm, Bringle Ferry, Camp Sapona, Corbin Hills Golf Course, Dukeville, Foxwood Golf Course, Jaycee Optimist Sports Complex, Kannapolis Golf Course, Lutheridge Farms, McCanless Golf Course, Mid-Carolina Mall, Old Stone House, Park Plaza Shopping Center, Rolling Hills Golf Course, Rowan Correction Center, Rowan Mall, Salisbury Country Club, Southgate Shopping Center, Towne Mall, West Salisbury, Westland Shopping Center

  Mines     show all on map

Collins Quarry, Crystal Pink Quarry, Herman Quarry, Kannapolis Quarry, Pink Star Quarry, Union Copper Mine, Woodleaf Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Baker Creek Park, Cannon Park, Coleman Recreational Center, Confederate Prison Site, Corriher Field, Dan Nicholas Park, Doctor Josephus Hall House, Ellis Park, Forest Hill Park, Grimes Mill, Historical Mint Park, Jersey City Park, Kerr Mill Park, Lincoln Park, Long Street Park, Mahaley Park, Miller Park, Morlan Park, Oakland Heights Park, Old Lutheran Cemetery, Presbyterian Lecture Room, Southern Railway Park, Spencer Park, YMCA

  Populated Places     show all on map

Allin (historical), Barber, Bear Poplar, Bellemeade, Belmont, Blackmer (historical), Bostian Heights, Brentwood Acres, Catawba Heights, Cedarcrest, China Grove, Chowansville (historical), Cleveland, Corbin Hills, Correll Park, Corriher Heights, Country Club Hills, Craven, Crescent, Cross Heights, Dobbins (historical), Dogwood Acres, Eagle Heights, Eaman Park, East Spencer, Eastbronk, Eastwood Village, Ellis Crossroads, Enochville, Fairview, Faith, Five Forks, Five Points, Forest Hills, Franklin, Frohock Mill (historical), Fulton Heights, Garfield (historical), Gold Hill, Grady Heights, Granite Quarry, Grimes (historical), Harts (historical), Hendrick Estates, Holly Park, Houston (historical), Jefferson Heights, Landis, Liberty, Lincoln Heights, Lock (historical), Lockeland, Ludwick Acres, McCall Heights, Meadowbrook, Milford Hills, Milford Knoll, Milford Terrace, Mill Bridge, Mill Hill (historical), Millerton (historical), Miranda (historical), Mirror Park, Mocksville, Morgan Ford, Morlan Park, Mount Ulla, Mount Vernon, Moyle Heights, Needmore, Newton Heights, North Barringer (historical), North Kannapolis, Oak Ridge, Oakland, Oakland Park, Orchard Hills, Overbrook Acres, Park View Heights, Pittsburg, Pool (historical), Pooletown, Red Acres, Rendleman (historical), Ridgewood, Rockwell, Rolling Hills, Rowan Mills, Rowan Mills (historical), Rowan Terrace, Salisbury, Sandy Ridge Terrace, Sedgefield Acres, Shannon Park, Shupings Mill, Smith (historical), South Salisbury, Spencer, Steel (historical), Steel Worth Park, Sunrise Acres, Sunrise Park, Timbercreek, Trading Ford, Union Terrace, Unity (historical), Watson Village, Westcliff, Whiteheads Mill (historical), Woodbine, Woodbridge Run, Woodleaf, Yadkin, Yadkin Junction

  Post Offices     show all on map

Salisbury Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Buck Ash Pond, Burlington Mills Lake, Dan Nicholas Lake, Fiber Lake, Granite Lake, Hall Lake, Happys Lake, High Rock Lake, Kannapolis Lake, Lake Corriher, Lake Wright, Landis Water Reservoir Lake, Messinger Lake, Rowan County Wildlife Lake, Scotch-Irish Plantation Lake, Tuckertown Reservoir

  Schools     show all on map

A T Allen School, Ballard Industrial School, Bastian Elementary School, Boyden High School, Calvin H Wiley School, Catawba College, China Grove Elementary School, China Grove Junior High School, Cleveland Elementary School, Corriher Lipe Junior High School, Doctor SMcCorkle School (historical), Dunbar High School, East Rowan High School, East Spencer Graded School (historical), Enochville Elementary School, Erwin Junior High School, Faith Elementary School, Granite Quarry Elementary School, Henderson School, Hood Theological Seminary, Hurley Elementary School, Isenburg Elementary School, Jackson Park School, Johns School, Kizer Elementary School, Knollwood Elementary School, Knox Junior High School, Landis Elementary School, Lincoln School, Livingstone College, McKnight School, Monroe Street Elementary School, Morgan Elementary School, Mount Ulla Elementary School, North Rowan High School, North Rowan Primary School, Overton School, Price High School, Rockwell Elementary School, Rowan Technical College, Sacred Heart School, Salisbury Business College, South Rowan High School, Spencer High School (historical), West Rowan High School, West Rowan Junior High School, Woodleaf Elementary School, Woodrow Wilson School

  Streams     show all on map

Back Creek, Beaverdam Branch, Beaverdam Creek, Beaverdam Creek, Cedar Creek, Church Creek, Crane Creek, Deals Creek, Draft Branch, East Fork, Flat Creek, Flat Rock Branch, Grants Creek, Jump and Run Branch, Kerr Creek, Kluns Creek, Little Creek, Little Creek, Panther Point Creek, Reedy Creek, Riles Creek, Sand Branch, Second Creek, Second Creek, Setman Branch, Sills Creek, Sloans Creek, Third Creek, Town Creek, Walnut Branch, Withrow Creek

  Summits     show all on map

Dunn Mountain, Youngs Mountain

  Towers     show all on map

WNDN-FM (Salisbury), WRDX-FM (Salisbury), WRNA-AM (China Grove), WSAT-AM (Salisbury), WSTP-AM (Salisbury),

Rowan County, North Carolina Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteRowan County White population 111,093111,093  
BlackRowan County Black population 22,63322,632
MixedRowan County Mixed population 1,9321,932
AsianRowan County Asian population 1,5181,518
American IndianRowan County American Indian population 828828
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderRowan County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 138138

Additional population tables :
State population table
North Carolina population by county