Sumter County, Alabama

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Sumter County, Alabama
Sumter County Courthouse in Livingston
Location within Alabama
Location within Alabama
Map of the United States highlighting Alabama
Alabama's location within the U.S.
FoundedDecember 18, 1832[1]
Named forThomas Sumter
Largest cityLivingston
 • Total913 sq mi (2,365 km2)
 • Land904 sq mi (2,341 km2)
 • Water9.4 sq mi (24 km2), 1.0%
Population (est.)
 • (2017)12,687
 • Density15/sq mi (6/km2)
Congressional district7th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5
  • County Number 60 on Alabama Licence Plates

Sumter County is a county in the U.S. state of Alabama.[1] As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,763.[2] The county seat is Livingston.[3] The name is in honor of General Thomas Sumter of South Carolina.[1]

Sumter County was founded on December 18, 1832.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "ACES Winston County Office" (links/history), Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), 2007, webpage: ACES-Sumter.
  2. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved May 17, 2014.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.