Jackson County, Alabama

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Jackson County is the northeasternmost county in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 53,227.[1] The county seat is Scottsboro.[2] It was named for Andrew Jackson, general in the United States Army and afterward President of the United States of America.[3]

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  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 12, 2011. Retrieved May 16, 2014. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Archived from the original on May 31, 2011. Retrieved 2011-06-07. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  3. Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 167.