New Resident's Guide

The Town of Denton welcomes you to our community. We believe Denton represents the best of small-town America, and we are glad you have joined us. Whether you chose Denton as your new business location, or your new residence, we hope you enjoy our town as much as we do.

To make your transition easier, we created this page to provide some information you may need. While we strive to gather the information most needed by newcomers, if there is anything we left out, please let us know. The Mayor, Town Manager, and other town officials are here to assist you any way we can. And, of course, we are sure you will find your fellow citizens friendly and helpful, as well.

We also invite you to visit our Frequently Asked Questions page for answers to other questions you may have.

Denton Living

Town/County Agencies

TOWN HALL
Mayor: Larry Ward
Town Manager: John Gray
Town Clerk: Angel Jenkins
201 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4231

Cemetery
201 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4231

Denton Fire Department
PO Box 306
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4231

Denton Police Department
101 W. Newsome Avenue
PO Box 1099
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-2164

Denton Public Library
310 West Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336- 859.2215

Parks and Recreation
201 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4231

Public Works Department
355 W. Peacock Avenue
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-5885

Wastewater Treatment Plant
300 Council Access Road
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4460

Water Treatment Plant
3049 Bringle Ferry Road
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-3391

Healthcare Providers

(If you have a medical emergency, call 911.)

DENTISTS
Denton Family Dentistry
179 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4435

HOSPICE 
Hospice of Davidson County
200 Hospice Way
Lexington, NC 27292
1-800-768-4677

HOSPITALS & MEDICAL CENTERS
Forsyth Medical Center (Hospital)
3333 Silas Creek Parkway
Winston-SalemNC 27103
336-718-5000

High Point Regional
601 North Elm Street
High Point, NC 27262
336-878-6000

Lexington Medical Center
250 Hospital Drive
Lexington, NC 27292
336-248-5161

Moses Cone (Greensboro)
1200 N Elm Street
Greensboro, NC 27401
336 832-7000

Novant Health Salisbury Medical
201 A Woodson Street
Salisbury NC 28144
704-639-0097

Novant Health Thomasville Medical Center
207 Old Lexington Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
336-472-2000

Randolph Hospital
364 White Oak Street
Asheboro, NC 27203
336-625-5151

Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center
Medical Center Boulevard
Winston-Salem, NC 27157
336-716-2011

PHYSICIANS (LOCAL)
Denton Healthcare
18539 S. NC Highway 109
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-5001

Schools & Colleges

Denton Elementary School
305 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-242-5708

South Davidson Middle School
14954 S. NC Hwy 109
Denton NC 27239
336-242-5705

South Davidson High School
14956 S. NC Hwy 109
Denton, NC 27239
336-242-5700

Davidson Community College
Davidson Campus
297 DCC Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
336-249-8186
Davie Campus
1205 Salisbury Road
Mocksville, NC 27028
336-751-2885

Media Outlets

NewspapersDenton Orator  |  The Dispatch  |  The Davidsonian  |  Winston-Salem Journal  |  News & Record  

Radio Stations: WKZL 107.5 FM  |  Majic 99.9  |  FM/WLXN 1440 AM  |  WPAW 93.1 FM  |  WSJS 600 AM  |  WTQR 104.1 FM

Television Stations: WFMY 2  |  WGHP 8  |  WXII 12  |  WXLV 45 

Utility Providers

Water & Sewer/Waste Pickup
Town Hall
201 W. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-4231

Power
Duke Energy
Home: 800-777-9898
Business: 800-653-5307

Energy United
15 E. Salisbury Street
Denton, NC 27239
800-522-3793

CATV/Internet/Phone
AT&T
844-723-0252

Time-Warner Cable
300 Caldcleugh Road
Thomasville, NC 27360
866-874-2389

Windstream Communications
336-859-2135

Area Churches

We are compiling a list of area churches and will have those posted by 3/31. If you want to make sure your church is included, just This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the following information:

  1. Your church name
  2. Your church denomination
  3. Your church complete address
  4. Your church phone number

Our webmaster will make sure your church is included in our church listings.

Veterinary Care

Denton Animal Hospital
175 Haywood Street
Denton, NC 27239
336-859-2828

Jordan Veterinary Hospital
300 Highway 64 E.
Lexington, NC 27292
336-249-3991

Lexington Large Animal Medicine and Surgery
376 E L Myers Road
Lexington, NC 27295
336-787-4901

Thomasville Veterinary Hospital
Emergency 24-Hour Service

724 National Highway
Thomasville, NC 27360
336-475-9119

Denton Map

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Denton Town Hall                 Click for Large Map
201 W. Salisbury Sreet, Denton, NC 27239
Phone:  336-859-4231