Strategically located in North Carolina's Mid-Atlantic region, Rowan County offers an attractive business development environment while providing an easygoing, laid back quality of life. With convenient and excessive access to interstate highways, international and regional airports as well as rail service, Rowan County is home to major manufacturers Freightliner and Invista, in addition to being home to one of the largest supermarket chains in the United States, Food Lion.

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