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Coosa County, Alabama
Map
Map of Alabama highlighting Coosa County
Location in the state of Alabama
Map of the USA highlighting Alabama
Alabama's location in the U.S.
Statistics
Founded December 18, 1832
Seat Rockford
Largest City Goodwater
Area
 - Total
 - Land
 - Water

666.36 sq mi (1,726 km²)
652.44 sq mi (1,690 km²)
13.91 sq mi (36 km²), 2.09%
Population
 - (2010)
 - Density

11,539
18/sq mi (6.8/km²)

Coosa County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of 2010, 11,539 people lived there. Its county seat is Rockford.

History

It was formed on December 18, 1832. Its name is from a town of the Creek tribe.

Geography

According to the 2000 census, the county has a total area of 666.36 square miles (1,725.9 km2). 652.44 square miles (1,689.8 km2) (or 97.91%) is land and 13.91 square miles (36.0 km2) (or 2.09%) is water.[1]

Major Highways

Border Counties

Cities and towns

References