Yadkin County

Yadkin County, North Carolina

PO Box 146
Yadkinville, NC 27055
Phone: (336) 679-4200
Fax: (336) 679-6005
www.yadkincounty.gov

In north-central NC, west of Winston-Salem; organized Dec 28, 1850 from Surry County. Name Origin: For the Yadkin River, which runs through it; meaning of the name is unknown

Area (sq mi):: 337.49 (land 335.55; water 1.94) Population per square mile: 112.30
Population 2005: 37,668 State rank: 62 Population change: 2000-20005 3.60%; 1990-2000 19.20% Population 2000: 36,348 (White 89.30%; Black or African American 3.40%; Hispanic or Latino 6.50%; Asian 0.20%; Other 3.90%). Foreign born: 4.40%. Median age: 37.60
Income 2000: per capita $18,576; median household $36,660; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,110-$23,863
Unemployment (2004): 5.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.30% Median travel time to work: 27.50 minutes Working outside county of residence: 56.10%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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A number of improvements have been made recently in the solid waste and recycling department in Yadkin County, North Carolina.
Besides the Solid Waste Facility located on Landfill Road, the county operates seven manned convenience sites throughout Yadkin County where residents can drop off their bagged trash and recycling in dumpsters.
net), a licensed General Contractor in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, announced the firm was awarded the Yadkin County Agricultural Center project.
In early March, the Yadkin County Board of Commissioners unanimously voted to display the motto at two places on the Yadkin County Courthouse, reported the Winston-Salem Journal.
If you're going to live in Yadkin County," he said, "then you need to think like Yadkin County.
Historian and genealogist Casstevens presents a detailed account of how the citizens of Yadkin County, North Carolina responded to the Civil War.
About four years ago our family, which consists of our son and his wife, and our daughter, her husband and son, purchased an old run-down, 106-acre farm in Yadkin County, NC.
RayLen Vineyards, located in Yadkin County, northwest of High Point, has been designated as one of the premier Southeastern wine producers by the Wine Spectator.
After only eight months, the first segment of the gas delivery system, consisting of 80 miles of newly installed gas lines, began operations by delivering gas to Yadkin County in December.
Poor white squatters in Sampson County had a very different work ethic from landowning Methodist farmers in Yadkin County.
The nineteen North Carolina schools recognized include: Alamance-Burlington School District, Burke County, Catawba County, Cabarrus County, Cleveland, Charlotte-Mecklenburg, Caldwell County, Davie County, Davidson City Schools, Graham County, Hoke County, Haywood County, Iredell County, Moore County, Macon County, Richmond County, Transylvania County, Union County, Yadkin County.
The 150-acre estate in Yadkin County boasts four fireplaces, breathtaking pool, seven-car attached and detached garage and much more.