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Danville, City of

Established: 1793
Town Incorporated: 1830
City Incorporated: 1890 North Danville was annexed in 1896

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Danville, in Pittsylvania County, was named for the Dan River on which the city is located. Danville was established in 1793; it was incorporated as a town in 1830 and as a city in 1890. North Danville was added in 1896. The population is 48,411 according to the 2000 census.

Original Records at The Library of Virginia: Yes