Bullock County, Alabama
|Bullock County, Alabama|
Bullock County courthouse in Union Springs, Alabama
Location within Alabama
Alabama's location within the U.S.
|Founded||December 5, 1866|
|Largest city||Union Springs|
|• Total||626.06 sq mi (1,621 km2)|
|• Land||625.01 sq mi (1,619 km2)|
|• Water||1.04 sq mi (3 km2), (0.17%)|
|• Density||17/sq mi (6.7/km2)|
History[change | change source]
Geography[change | change source]
According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 626.06 square miles (1,621.5 km2). 625.01 square miles (1,618.8 km2) (or 99.83%) is land and 1.04 square miles (2.7 km2) (or 0.17%) is water. The county is in the southeastern section of the state, in the prairie region. The Chunnennuggee Ridge runs through the center of the county.
Incorporated cities and towns[change | change source]
Unincorporated communities[change | change source]
Adjacent counties[change | change source]
- Macon County (north)
- Russell County (northeast)
- Barbour County (southeast)
- Pike County (southwest)
- Montgomery County (west)
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Places of interest[change | change source]
Bullock County is home to several historic homes including the McCaslan-Garner House and Bonus-Foster-Chapman House.
References[change | change source]
- "Census 2000 U.S. Gazetteer Files: Counties". United States Census. Retrieved 2011-02-13.
- FAA Airport Master Record for 07A ( PDF). Federal Aviation Administration. Effective 3 June 2010.
- Owen, Thomas McAdory. History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography. Chicago: S.J. Clarke Publishing Co., 1921.