Town Facts

Facts About Davidson
General
Population in 2016 (According to U.S. Census Bureau)

12,921

Year incorporated 1879
Year name changed to Davidson from Davidson College 1891
Fiscal year July 1 - June 30
Tax rate $0.35 
Number of town employees (part and full time) 130
Miles of streets Approximately 41
Miles of greenway 14 
Town area 5.1 sq mi 
Median Household Income $83,750
Poverty Rate 6.8%

Housing

Single-family and townhome units 3,190
Apartment and condominium units 1,425

Key Policies & Ordinances Adopted
Parks & Recreation Master Plan November 2014
Planning Ordinance
Updated May 2015 (first ordinance adopted in June 2001)
Personnel policy
October 2017
Comprehensive Plan 2010
 The next Comprehensive Plan is slated for FY 2019.
Municipal Code