Rowan County, North Carolina is a place known for its originality. Whether you are considering moving to the area, a newcomer, or a lifelong resident, original experiences are alive and thriving in Rowan. From fine arts and foodie hot spots, to hubs of higher education institutions, and a plethora of accessible outdoor recreation options, it can all be found in Rowan's backyard.
We are home to Food Lion, Cheerwine, Integro, Chewy and many other entrepreneurial firms. The county seat is located in historic Salisbury, NC and was founded in 1753. There are 10 municipalities in the county with a total population of about 140,000.
Our community offers an unmatched combination of available infrastructure, reduced business costs and market access suitable to meet your relocation and business needs. We are strategically located in central North Carolina with direct access to interstate highways, waterways, rail and both international and regional airports, including our own Rowan County Airport.
Learn more about why Rowan County is a great place to live, learn, work and play in Your Rowan's Talent Attraction Guide.
For all of your relocation needs, please contact our community partner the Rowan County Chamber of Commerce.
Rowan County Chamber of Commerce
204 E. Innes Street
Salisbury, NC 28145
- 1 Samuel Spencer Dr
- (704) 636-2889
Experience original at the N.C. Transportation Museum by exploring the 60-acre historic site waiting to welcome visitors young and old. Once home to Southern Railway’s largest steam…
- 10390 Caldwell Rd.
- (704) 636-4005
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Cauble Creek Vineyard
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Go Burrito makes awesome California-style burritos with more than 20 fresh ingredients. Go for one of their Signature Burritos, like the San Diego (steak, guac, pico, and…
This 1854 Courthouse survived General Stoneman’s raid in the American Civil War. It is one of the finest examples of pre-Civil War architecture in the state. Housing the…