County Raised to A-Plus

DeSue, Tedra
June 2006
Bond Buyer;6/15/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32403, p35
Trade Publication
The article reports on the higher credit rating of the financial status of Wilkesboro, North Carolina. The upgraded rating was given by the Standard & Poor's based on the county's increasing revenues and reserve funds and believed to continually rise due to its low debt burden. The county steadily has grown its revenues due to their local economy from manufacturing, agriculture, steady tax base growth and more.


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