Chambers County, Alabama
|Chambers County, Alabama|
Location in the state of Alabama
Alabama's location in the U.S.
|Founded||December 18, 1832|
603.11 sq mi (1,562 km²)
597.17 sq mi (1,547 km²)
5.94 sq mi (15 km²), (0.98%)
57/sq mi (22/km²)
Chambers County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of 2010 the population was 34,215. Its county seat is Lafayette. Chambers County is included in the Valley, Alabama, Micropolitan Statistical Area.
History[change | edit source]
Geography[change | edit source]
According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 603.11 square miles (1,562.0 km2). 597.17 square miles (1,546.7 km2) (or 99.02%) is land and 5.94 square miles (15.4 km2) (or 0.98%) is water.
Major highways[change | edit source]
Adjacent counties[change | edit source]
- Randolph County (north)
- Troup County, Georgia (east)
- Harris County, Georgia (southeast)
- Lee County (south)
- Tallapoosa County (west)
Cities and towns[change | edit source]
- Five Points
- La Fayette
- Oak Bowery
- Waverly (Part of Waverly is in Lee County)
References[change | edit source]
- "Census 2000 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Counties". United States Census. http://www.census.gov/tiger/tms/gazetteer/county2k.txt. Retrieved 2011-02-13.