Choctaw County , Alabama

Choctaw County: County in Alabama, United States

About

Choctaw County is a county located in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 13,859 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 12,418 inhabitants. Its county seat is Butler. The county was created 174 years ago in 1847.

Choctaw County Quick Facts

Population : 12,418 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
Different from : Choctaw County, Choctaw County
Plate code : 15
Area : 2385 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.8%
Land as percent of area : 99.2%
Named for : Choctaw
Altitude : 404 feet / 123 meters
Capital : Butler
Establishment : December 12, 1847
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 14:42:32 (19th May 2022)
Density : 5 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.6% (2010-2020)
Choctaw County locator map
Location of Choctaw County on Alabama map.
Choctaw County Alabama Courthouse image
Choctaw County Alabama Courthouse
Choctaw County Alabama Courthouse image

Geography

Choctaw County is located at 32°1'11"N 88°15'48"W (32.0196100, -88.2632000). It has 2 neighbors: Clarke County and Sumter County.

Choctaw County map

The largest city of Choctaw County is Pelham with a population of 24,231. Other cities include, Pennington population 202 and Needham population 79. See all Choctaw County cities & populated places.

Choctaw County Populated Places

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Choctaw County.

City Name Population Title
Pelham 24,231 City in Alabama
Butler 1,694 Town in Alabama, United States of America
Lisman 476 Town
Silas 418 Town in Choctaw County, Alabama, United States
Pennington 202 Settlement in Choctaw County, Alabama
Gilbertown 197 Town in Alabama, United States
Toxey 121 Town
Needham 79 Human settlement in Choctaw County, Alabama, United States of America

Choctaw County has 2 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Choctaw County decreased by 11.6% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 13,859 - census
2011 13,609 -1.84% estimation process
2012 13,563 -0.34% estimation process
2013 13,397 -1.24% estimation process
2014 13,317 -0.6% estimation process
2015 13,231 -0.65% estimation process
2016 13,045 -1.43% estimation process
2017 12,925 -0.93% estimation process
2018 12,833 -0.72% estimation process
2019 12,589 -1.94% estimation process
2020 12,418 -1.38% estimation process

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People born in Choctaw County (1)

American classicist Edward Kimbrough Turner was born in Choctaw County

Other places with the same name (3)

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