Butler County, Alabama

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Butler County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Butler County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the USA highlighting Alabama
Alabama's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 13, 1819
Seat Greenville
Largest City Greenville
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

777.92 sq mi (2,015 km²)
776.87 sq mi (2,012 km²)
1.05 sq mi (3 km²), 0.13%
Population
 - (2010)
 - Density

20,947
27/sq mi (10.4/km²)

Butler County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. Its name is in honor of Captain William Butler, who was born in Virginia and fought in the Creek War. As of 2010 the population was 20,947. Its county seat is Greenville.

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Geography[change | change source]

According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 777.92 square miles (2,014.8 km2). 776.87 square miles (2,012.1 km2) (or 99.87%) is land and 1.05 square miles (2.7 km2) (or 0.13%) is water.[1]

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References[change | change source]

  1. "Census 2000 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Counties". United States Census. http://www.census.gov/tiger/tms/gazetteer/county2k.txt. Retrieved 2011-02-13.

Coordinates: 31°44′58″N 86°40′56″W / 31.74944°N 86.68222°W / 31.74944; -86.68222