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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Located in Conecuh County's Brooklyn Field, the company's owns an interest in the initial well.
The measure is intended in part to halt a landfill project on 5,100 acres in rural Conecuh County. The project was approved in April by the county commission on a 3-2, but a local organization, Citizens for a Clean Southwest Alabama, has been fighting the proposed landfill since 2007, and has indicated it would continue to do so.
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District Attorney Tommy Chapman, of Conecuh County, Alabama, commented about Dean: "She is a hero.
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5th Circuit Court of Appeals struck down a Bible as literature class in Conecuh County, Ala., public schools, holding that the textbook reflected a fundamentalist Christian interpretation of the Bible (Hall v.
The two media members set up wiretaps in the office of the district attorney of Conecuh County, Ala., and called an 800 number belonging to the First Central Financial Services in Dallas.
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. Crouch and Golden (1997) listed 450 species of vascular plants from the area along the Tombigbee River in northeastern Choctaw County.