Davie County is the kind of place where families spend time together, neighbors are neighborly and entrepreneurs still chase dreams. Though largely rural, Davie County is developing a growing suburban population who are attracted to the quality of life, low cost of living, top-rated school system and community college, state-of-the-art medical facilities, all within close proximity to surrounding cities. The county’s total population is approximately 42,000. Mocksville is the county seat and Davie’s largest town with a population of over 5,000. Mocksville was incorporated in 1839. Davie County is part of the 12-county Piedmont Triad. It is strategically located in a major transportation corridor including I-40, I-85 and I-77. Davie County’s most famous citizen is Daniel Boone.