Anson County, North Carolina
|Named for||George Anson, Baron Anson|
|• Total||537 sq mi (1,390 km2)|
|• Land||531 sq mi (1,380 km2)|
|• Water||5.6 sq mi (15 km2) 1.1%%|
|• Density||51/sq mi (20/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−5 (Eastern)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−4 (EDT)|
In 1753, the northern part of Anson County became Rowan County. In 1762 the western part of the county became Mecklenburg County. In 1779 the northern part of the county became Montgomery County, and the part east of the Pee Dee River became Richmond County. And in 1842 the western part of Anson County was combined with the southeastern part of Mecklenburg County to make Union County.
Anson County is part of the Centralina Council of Governments.
These counties are connected to Anson County:
Cities and TownsEdit
These cities and towns are in Anson County