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Rowan County
North Carolina

Rowan County information, links, and neighbors

Rowan County information:

   Population: 138,428 (2010); 130,340 (2000); 110,605 (1990)
   Land area 511 square miles.
   County seat: Salisbury

Links:

   Rowan County official web site.
   Wikipedia article on Rowan County
   Histopolis page for Rowan County
   Rowan County Courthouse images from postcards at CourthouseHistory.com
   Capital Impact: Rowan County -- officials, addresses, and political, economic, education data
   Rowan County NCGenWeb page -- genealogical, historical information and queries
(if this link doesn't work, find the new one through the USGenWeb national site).
   Rowan County page at Interment.Net (Cemetery Records Online).

Neighboring areas:

   North: Davie County
   Northeast: Davidson County
   Southeast: Stanly County
   South: Cabarrus County
   Northwest: Iredell County

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