Town Facts

Facts About Davidson
General
Population in 2012 (According to U.S. Census Bureau)

11,283

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 38
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
November 2005 (most recent amendment in March 2011)
Comprehensive Plan 2010
 
Municipal Code
 

Police & Fire
Number of police cars / vehicles 19
Number of police officers 18
Number of paid part-time firefighters approx. 60