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Danville, City of

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

Image depicting location of Danville, City of
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