Sumter County, Alabama
Sumter County Courthouse in Livingston
Location within the U.S. state of Alabama
Alabama's location within the U.S.
|Founded||December 18, 1832|
|Named for||Thomas Sumter|
|• Total||913 sq mi (2,360 km2)|
|• Land||904 sq mi (2,340 km2)|
|• Water||9.4 sq mi (24 km2) 1.0%%|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||15/sq mi (6/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (Central)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
Sumter County is a county in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,763. The county seat is Livingston. The name is in honor of General Thomas Sumter of South Carolina.
Sumter County was founded on December 18, 1832.
Bordering counties[change | change source]
- Pickens County (north)
- Greene County (northeast)
- Marengo County (southeast)
- Choctaw County (south)
- Lauderdale County, Mississippi (southwest)
- Kemper County, Mississippi (west)
- Noxubee County, Mississippi (northwest)
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References[change | change source]
- "ACES Winston County Office" (links/history), Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), 2007, webpage: ACES-Sumter.
- "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 20, 2011. Retrieved May 17, 2014.
- "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07.