The Village of Clemmons was founded in 1802 and incorporated in 1986.
Clemmons is located in the Northwestern Piedmont section of North Carolina in Forsyth County.
Clemmons is ten miles southwest of Winston-Salem.
Clemmons is part of the "Piedmont Triad" and the Greensboro/Winston-Salem/High Point Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area.
The proximity of Clemmons to this major urban center and its location along Interstate 40 has contributed to the growth of the Village.
Clemmons encompasses 12 square miles.
The Village of Clemmons operates under the Council/Manager form of government. Policy and legislative authority rest with an elected Council which is composed of a Mayor and five Council members. The Mayor and one Council member are elected for a two-year term with the remainder of the Council elected to four-year terms.
The Village Council, among other responsibilities, passes ordinances, adopts an annual budget, appoints citizens to boards and committees, and hires a Village Manager. The Village Manager is responsible for implementation of the Council's policies and ordinances, supervision of the Village employees, and overall maintenance of the day-to-day operations of the Village.
The tax rate for the Village of Clemmons is 11.5 cents per $100 of property tax value.
Services provided by the Village of Clemmons for its citizens include, but are not limited to: garbage collection (weekly); recycling collection (bi-weekly); street maintenance; streetlights; police protection under a contract with the Forsyth County Sheriff's Department; leaf/limb collection.
The Village Hall, located at 3715 Clemmons Road, Clemmons, North Carolina is open 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday, except for holidays.