Lowndes County, Alabama

Lowndes County: County in Alabama, United States


Lowndes County is a county located in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,299 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 9,641 inhabitants. Its county seat is Hayneville. The county was created 193 years ago in 1830.

Quick Facts about Lowndes County

Population : 9,641 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
Different from : Lowndes County, Lowndes County
Area : 1878 km2
Water as percent of area : 1.3%
Land as percent of area : 98.7%
Named for : William Lowndes
Capital : Hayneville
Establishment : January 01, 1830
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 08:36:25 (25th March 2023)
Density : 5 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -17.2% (2010-2020)
Lowndes County locator map
Location of Lowndes County on Alabama map.
Lowndes County Courthouse image
Lowndes County Courthouse
Lowndes County Courthouse image


Lowndes County is located at 32°9'17"N 86°39'0"W (32.1547500, -86.6501100). It has 6 neighbors: Butler County, Crenshaw County, Dallas County, Montgomery County, Wilcox County and Autauga County.

Lowndes County map

The largest city of Lowndes County is Lowndesboro with a population of 86. . See all Lowndes County cities & populated places.

Lowndes County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Fort Deposit 1,145 Town
Mosses 893 Town
Hayneville 829 Town in Alabama
White Hall 737 Town
Gordonville 251 Town
Lowndesboro 86 Human settlement in Lowndes County, Alabama, United States of America
Benton 40 Town of the United States

Lowndes County has 6 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Lowndes County decreased by 17.2% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 11,299 - census
2011 11,140 -1.43% estimation process
2012 10,851 -2.66% estimation process
2013 10,661 -1.78% estimation process
2014 10,494 -1.59% estimation process
2015 10,350 -1.39% estimation process
2016 10,248 -1% estimation process
2017 10,097 -1.5% estimation process
2018 9,974 -1.23% estimation process
2019 9,726 -2.55% estimation process
2020 9,641 -0.88% estimation process

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People born in Lowndes County (6)

People born in Lowndes County, including politician John R. Tyson, former President, Western Illinois University Jack Thomas, Hate crime/murder victim of the KKK Willie Edwards, .


Other places with the same name (3)

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County Name Population Title
Jefferson County 655,342 County in Alabama, United States
Mobile County 412,716 County in Alabama, United States
Madison County 379,453 County in Alabama, United States
Baldwin County 229,287 County in Alabama, United States
Montgomery County 224,639 County in Alabama, United States
Shelby County 221,428 County in Alabama, United States
Tuscaloosa County 210,758 County in Alabama, United States
Birmingham 206,950 City in Jefferson County, Alabama, United States
Huntsville 202,964 County seat of Madison County, Alabama, United States
Montgomery 196,268 City in and county seat of Montgomery County, Alabama, United States and Alabama federated state capital
Mobile 187,746 County seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Lee County 166,831 County in Alabama, United States
Morgan County 119,883 County in Alabama, United States
Calhoun County 113,469 County in Alabama, United States
Houston County 106,580 County in Alabama, United States
Tuscaloosa 102,819 County seat of Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, United States