Tuscaloosa County, Alabama

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Tuscaloosa County, Alabama
Tuscaloosa Court House.jpg
Tuscaloosa County Courthouse in Tuscaloosa
Map of Alabama highlighting Tuscaloosa County
Location in the U.S. state of Alabama
Map of the United States highlighting Alabama
Alabama's location in the U.S.
Founded February 6, 1818[1]
Named for Tuskaloosa
Seat Tuscaloosa
Largest city Tuscaloosa
 • Total 1,351 sq mi (3,499 km2)
 • Land 1,322 sq mi (3,424 km2)
 • Water 30 sq mi (78 km2), 2.2%
Population (est.)
 • (2017) 207,811
 • Density 153/sq mi (59/km2)
Congressional districts 4th, 7th
Time zone Central: UTC−6/−5
Website www.tuscco.com


  • County Number 63 on Alabama Licence Plates

Tuscaloosa County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama.[1] It was named in honor of the Choctaw chief Tuskaloosa.[1] In 2007, the population was recorded as 171,159.[1] In 2000, 164,875 people lived there.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "ACES Winston County Office" (links/history),Alabama Cooperative Extension System (ACES), 2007, webpage:ACES-Tuscaloosa.