Davidson County is located in central North Carolina and makes up one of an eight county area known as the Piedmont Triad. Three closely adjacent cities, Greensboro and High Point in Guilford County and Winston-Salem in Forsyth County, form the urban core of the region. The Piedmont Triad is one of the largest Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSA) in North Carolina and the Southeast United States.
Davidson County is North Carolina's 10th largest county spanning nearly 568 square miles. The county has an average elevation of 810 ft. above sea level. The average annual temperature is 59 degrees Fahrenheit, with January the coldest month at an average of 39 degrees Fahrenheit and June the hottest month at an average of 79 degrees Fahrenheit.
Even though the Piedmont Triad is one of the largest MSA's in the country, Davidson County is more rural in nature with lower taxes than most. The cost of living is also very attractive as it's over 14% lower than the national average. The economy has been improving as well with a lower unemployment rate (3.8%) than the national average of 3.9%.
Most of the areas have a small town feel and everyone who lives there loves the community. There are excellent elementary, middle and high schools as well There are great towns to live in like Lexington, Thomasville, Denton, Welcome, Midway, High Rock Lake and others. Many people enjoy living in smaller towns as it can change your views on many things in life. Additionally, one of the best things about living in a small town, is knowing so many awesome people. It is a good feeling knowing there are a bunch of people there to help you when you need it.
Some of the fun things to do in Davidson County are tasting the best barbecue in North Carolina at the annual Lexington Barbecue Festival (October), enjoy fun in the sun or fishing at High Rock Lake, hiking the trails of historic Boone's Cave Park or the Uwharrie National Forest, browsing the artwork of local artist Bob Timberlake and other craftsmen in galleries throughout Davidson County, visiting Richard Childress Racing Museum, tasting wine at Childress Vineyard, traveling along North Carolina's Civil War Trail Markers, watching some of the best college baseball players on the Thomasville Hi Toms, Davidson County's summer wood bat league baseball team in, venturing along the Daniel Boone Heritage River Canoe Trail on the Yadkin River, checking out events at Denton Farmpark for a unique and fun look at history, or shopping for vintage antiques in Thomasville, Denton and Lexington.
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Davidson County has a lot of great neighborhoods and subdivisions. A number of them include Ashmoor Downs, Berkley Hall, Carries Cove, Carriage Trace, Centenary Ridge, Chandler Pointe, Lexington Country Club, Friedberg Village, Glenhaven, Hanes Ridge, Hidden Creek, Kapstone, Kimel Woods, Kingsland South, Lakewood Hills, Mallard Landing, Meadow Lilly, Meadow Ridge, Meadowfield, Random Woods, Rocklyn, Salem Glen, Sapona, Sedona, The Vineyards, Twin Acres, Whispering Trails, Windfield and Wood Pointe. We also have Market Reports available for all of these subdivisions/neighborhoods. Just ask one of our excellent REALTORS and we're glad to send you all the details.
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