Rowan County

Rowan County

Last updated November 2020

97,672 Total Voters

Republican 42.5% Democrat 26.11% Libertarian 0.53% Green 0.05% Constitution 0.07% Unaffiliated 30.74%
White 71.29% Black 16.21% Other 12.5%

Rowan County is a county in the U.S. state of North Carolina that was formed in 1753, as part of the British Province of North Carolina. It was originally a vast territory with unlimited western boundaries, but its size was reduced to 524 square miles after several counties were formed from Rowan County in the 18th and 19th century. As of the 2010 census, its population was 138,428. Its county seat, Salisbury, is the oldest continuously-populated town in western North Carolina. Rowan County is located northeast of Charlotte and it is considered part of the metropolitan area.

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Unemployment 9.21%

Voter Registration Thousands

In the General Assembly

  • State House
  • Carl Ford (NC-76)
  • Harry Warren (NC-77)
  • State Senate
  • Gene McLaurin (NC-25)
  • Andrew Brock (NC-34)

Election Results