Davidson County


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Davidson County, North Carolina

PO Box 1067
Lexington, NC 27293
Phone: (336) 242-2200
Fax: (336) 248-8440
www.co.davidson.nc.us/dcinfo.htm

In west-central NC, south of Winston-Salem; organized 1822 from Rowan County. Name Origin: For Gen. William Lee Davidson (1746-81), army officer killed during the Revolutionary War

Area (sq mi):: 566.77 (land 552.15; water 14.62) Population per square mile: 280.00
Population 2005: 154,623 State rank: 11 Population change: 2000-20005 5.00%; 1990-2000 16.20% Population 2000: 147,246 (White 85.70%; Black or African American 9.10%; Hispanic or Latino 3.20%; Asian 0.80%; Other 3.00%). Foreign born: 3.60%. Median age: 37.10
Income 2000: per capita $18,703; median household $38,640; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,718-$26,036
Unemployment (2004): 6.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 22.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Thomasville (25,752)
  • Lexington County seat (20,472)

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    Davidson County, Tennessee

    205 Metro Courthouse
    Nashville, TN 37201
    Phone: (615) 862-6770
    Fax: (615) 862-6774
    www.nashville.gov

    In west-central TN, northwest of Murfreesboro; organized Apr 18, 1783 (prior to statehood) from Washington County. Name Origin: For Gen. William Lee Davidson (1746-81), officer killed during the Revolutionary War

    Area (sq mi):: 526.11 (land 502.26; water 23.85) Population per square mile: 1145.30
    Population 2005: 575,261 State rank: 2 Population change: 2000-20005 0.90%; 1990-2000 11.60% Population 2000: 569,891 (White 65.10%; Black or African American 25.90%; Hispanic or Latino 4.60%; Asian 2.30%; Other 4.80%). Foreign born: 6.90%. Median age: 34.10
    Income 2000: per capita $23,069; median household $39,797; Population below poverty level: 13.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $33,388-$38,056
    Unemployment (2004): 4.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.30% Median travel time to work: 23.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 13.00%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Nashville County seat (546,719)
  • Goodlettsville (15,111)

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    Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
    References in periodicals archive ?
    At the conclusion of 2016 the overall infant mortality rate in Davidson County was 7.5 (compared to the national infant mortality rate of 6.9); 5.8 for white infants, 5.4 for Latino infants and 12.1 for black infants.
    The Davidson County Sheriff's Office charged Ashley Marie Eller from Lexington on multiple counts which included wildlife violations, possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and misdemeanor child abuse. 
    On June 29, the Chancery Court for Davidson County, Tennessee, denied the SDC Entities' request for a temporary injunction to prevent Align from opening additional Invisalign stores.
    While we have long-standing banking relationships in Nashville and Davidson County, Civic's centrally located home office in Nashville's mid-town neighbourhood is our first physical location in Davidson County.
    Childress told Davidson County Sheriff David Grice that "the only reason he and his wife were here today was because of God and the Second Amendment." Childress was so adamant about the three suspects being brought to justice that he even put up $10,000 of his own money for any information that would lead to their arrest and prosecution.
    This initiative hopes to increase the number of qualified STEM public high school teachers in North Carolina's Guilford County, Randolph County, Davidson County and Alamance-Burlington.
    The District Attorney in Davidson County, North Carolina, last night released crime scene photos showing where the dad was battered with a baseball bat and paving brick.
    Davidson County Community College received a North Carolina Career Preparedness Award at the N.C.
    Currently, Opus Inspection operates six centralised facilities in Davidson county, Tennessee with 36 vehicle test lanes and mobile testing systems.
    Tacher stated, "The Tacher Company announces a Representation Partnership with Davidson County Broadcasting."
    Nashville, TN, August 08, 2014 --(PR.com)-- The iconic and popular comic characters, Nancy and Sluggo have teamed up with the Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) and Metro Nashville Public Works in a fun and educational coloring book for children in Davidson County Schools called Nancy Loves Nashville that is designed to promote the message that littering is wrong.