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Posted on: April 27, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Media Release COVID-19 - April 27, 2020

For Immediate Release


Phone: 980-432-1800

Rowan County Case Information:

Deaths - Average Age 82

Citadel: 16
NC State Veterans Home: 4
Non-Congregate: 1

NC Department of Health and Human Services Releasing More Detailed Statistics

Starting this week, the NC Department of Health and Human Services will share additional information regarding outbreaks at nursing homes.  The new report will include the names of facilities where there are ongoing outbreaks as well as the number of positive COVID-19 cases and deaths at the facility.  This change in reporting is aimed at achieving standardized reporting in congregate living settings at both the state and county level.  In addition to names of nursing homes and case count, NC Department of Health and Human Services will also share case counts associated with zip code. This information can be found at:

Many Options for Rowan County Tax Payments

The Rowan County Tax Collector’s Office remains available to all tax payers. Although walk-in services are not available, the Tax Collector’s Office is staffed and ready to take your calls and answer questions regarding property taxes.  As a simple reminder, the 2020 taxes will be mailed in July.  If you have not paid your 2019 taxes, there are several options available.  Payment by phone is now available.  There is a drop box located on the F&M Bank side of the building.  Alternately, payments by mail and internet are also available.  The Rowan County Tax Administration Office thanks you for your flexibility in these challenging times.  Questions may also be directed to .

  • Telephone Tax Payments: 704-216-7983
  • Internet Tax Payments:
  • Mail Tax Payments to:  Rowan County Tax Collector, 402 N. Main St. Suite 101, Salisbury, NC 28144


TJ Brown

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