Perry County, Alabama

Perry County: County in Alabama, United States

About

Perry County is a county located in the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 10,591 and a population density of 6 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 8,687 inhabitants. Its county seat is Marion. The county was created 202 years ago in 1819.

Quick Facts about Perry County

Population : 8,687 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alabama (United States)
Different from : Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County, Perry County
Plate code : 55
Area : 1875 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : Oliver Hazard Perry
Altitude : 276 feet / 84 meters
Capital : Marion
Establishment : December 12, 1819
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 20:34:15 (8th August 2022)
Density : 5 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -21.92% (2010-2020)
Perry County locator map
Location of Perry County on Alabama map.
Perry County Alabama Courthouse image
Perry County Alabama Courthouse
Perry County Alabama Courthouse image

Geography

Perry County is located at 32°38'18"N 87°17'40"W (32.6384700, -87.2944000). It has 5 neighbors: Bibb County, Chilton County, Dallas County, Hale County and Marengo County.

Perry County map

The largest city of Perry County is Marion with a population of 3,049. Other cities include and Perryville population 1,460. See all Perry County cities & populated places.

Perry County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Marion 3,049 County seat of Perry County, Alabama
Uniontown 2,150 Town in Perry County, Alabama, United States
Perryville 1,460 City in Perry County, Arkansas

Perry County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Perry County decreased by 21.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 10,591 - census
2011 10,450 -1.35% estimation process
2012 10,163 -2.82% estimation process
2013 9,999 -1.64% estimation process
2014 9,801 -2.02% estimation process
2015 9,640 -1.67% estimation process
2016 9,532 -1.13% estimation process
2017 9,302 -2.47% estimation process
2018 9,070 -2.56% estimation process
2019 8,923 -1.65% estimation process
2020 8,687 -2.72% estimation process

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People born in Perry County (3)

People born in Perry County, including basketball player Walter Jordan, slave owned by Sam Houston Joshua Houston, Emanuel K. Love, .

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Other places with the same name (10)

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