Zoning is the designation of a particular property or portion thereof using one of the districts contained in the Rowan County Zoning Ordinance. Zoning establishes a set of guidelines for development and land use that promote the health, safety and general welfare of the county's citizens. 

Helpful Resources

For more information, regarding zoning districts, dimensional requirements, permitted uses, etc., click on the appropriate link below. For zoning related questions, contact the Planning and Development Department at 704-216-8588. 

Town of China Grove

The Rowan County Planning and Development Department is contracted to administer the Town of China Grove's Unified Development Ordinance (UDO).  Development related applications and documents may be viewed on the Town of China Grove's website.