Davie County, North Carolina

related topics
{household, population, female}
{county, mile, population}
{township, household, population}
{food, make, wine}

Davie County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. As of 2000, the population was 34,835. Its county seat is Mocksville[1].



The county was formed in 1836 from Rowan County. It was named for William R. Davie, Governor of North Carolina from 1798 to 1799.

Law and government

Davie County is a member of the regional Northwest Piedmont Council of Governments.


According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 267 square miles (691.5 km2), of which 265 square miles (686.3 km2) is land and 2 square miles (5.2 km2) (0.64%) is water.


The county is divided into seven townships: Calahaln, Clarksville, Farmington, Fulton, Jerusalem, Mocksville, and Shady Grove.

Adjacent counties

Wine region

Portions of Davie County are located in the Yadkin Valley AVA, an American Viticultural Area. Wines made from grapes grown in the Yadkin Valley AVA may use the appellation Yadkin Valley on their labels.

Full article ▸

related documents
Montgomery County, Mississippi
Cook County, Minnesota
Lyon County, Kentucky
Northampton County, North Carolina
Sequoyah County, Oklahoma
Boone County, Illinois
Stanly County, North Carolina
Edmunds County, South Dakota
Parker County, Texas
Butler County, Missouri
Boone County, Iowa
Adams County, Illinois
Lawrence County, Illinois
Dickey County, North Dakota
Ballard County, Kentucky
Pueblo County, Colorado
Traverse County, Minnesota
Cheshire County, New Hampshire
Freeborn County, Minnesota
Warren County, Illinois
Audubon County, Iowa
Pulaski County, Arkansas
Columbus County, North Carolina
Aransas County, Texas
Jasper County, Missouri
Bullock County, Alabama
Morrow County, Oregon
Rock Island County, Illinois
Ward County, North Dakota
Eureka County, Nevada