|Named for||Matthew Rowan|
|• Total||524 sq mi (1,360 km2)|
|• Land||511 sq mi (1,320 km2)|
|• Water||12 sq mi (30 km2) 2.4%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||271/sq mi (105/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
|Congressional districts||8th, 13th|
Rowan County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Its county seat, Salisbury, is the oldest continuously populated town in western North Carolina. Rowan County is located northeast of Charlotte.
References[change | change source]
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.