Choctaw County, Alabama

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Choctaw County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Choctaw County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the USA highlighting Alabama
Alabama's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 29, 1847
Seat Butler
Largest City Butler
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

920.85 sq mi (2,385 km²)
913.51 sq mi (2,366 km²)
7.34 sq mi (19 km²), (0.80%)
Population
 - (2010)
 - Density

13,859
15/sq mi (6/km²)

Choctaw County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. It was formed on December 29, 1847 and named for the Choctaw tribe of American Indians.[1] As of 2010 the population was 13,859. The county seat is Butler.

Geography[change | edit source]

According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 920.85 square miles (2,385.0 km2). 913.51 square miles (2,366.0 km2) (or 99.20%) is land and 7.34 square miles (19.0 km2) (or 0.80%) is water.[2]

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References[change | edit source]

  1. "Alabama Counties: Choctaw County". Alabama Department of Archives and History. http://www.archives.state.al.us/counties/choctaw.html. Retrieved June 21, 2011.
  2. "Census 2000 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Counties". United States Census. http://www.census.gov/tiger/tms/gazetteer/county2k.txt. Retrieved 2011-02-13.