Tallapoosa County, Alabama

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Tallapoosa County is a county in the U.S. state of Alabama.[1] As of the 2010 census, the population was 41,616.[2] The county seat is Dadeville.[3] The name Tallapoosa is of Creek origin, and many Indian villages were along the banks of the lower river before the 19th century.

Tallapoosa County was founded on December 18, 1832.[1]

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