Conecuh County

Conecuh County, Alabama

409 Bellville St
Evergreen, AL 36401
Phone: (251) 578-2066
Fax: (251) 578-7013

In south-central AL; organized Feb 13, 1818 (prior to statehood) from Monroe County. Name Origin: Probably from Creek Indian kono ika 'polecat's head.'

Area (sq mi):: 852.51 (land 850.79; water 1.71) Population per square mile: 15.60
Population 2005: 13,257 State rank: 61 Population change: 2000-20005 -5.90%; 1990-2000 0.20% Population 2000: 14,089 (White 55.10%; Black or African American 43.60%; Hispanic or Latino 0.70%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.40%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $12,964; median household $22,111; Population below poverty level: 26.60% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $19,086-$20,544
Unemployment (2004): 8.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.60% Median travel time to work: 26.20 minutes Working outside county of residence: 46.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The measure is intended in part to halt a landfill project on 5,100 acres in rural Conecuh County.
Known in southeast Alabama from a single collection in Conecuh County.
District Attorney Tommy Chapman, of Conecuh County, Alabama, commented about Dean: "She is a hero.
LIOIL Lioil Merrett was born in Conecuh County, Alabama in 1883
I was in Conecuh County in the southern part of the state in late May.
5th Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a Bible as literature class in Conecuh County, Ala.
The two media members set up wiretaps in the office of the district attorney of Conecuh County, Ala.
One exception is a small region of central and southeastern Conecuh County, which is located in the Lime Hills (Harper, 1943).
Diamond and Freeman (1993) reported 908 taxa of vascular plants from Conecuh County.