Place:Wilcox, Alabama, United States

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NameWilcox
Alt namesWilcoxsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates31.983°N 87.333°W
Located inAlabama, United States     (1819 - )
See alsoLowndes, Alabama, United StatesChild county (source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990)
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Wilcox County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census, the population was 11,670. Its county seat is Camden.

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History

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Wilcox County was established on December 13, 1819. The county was named after Joseph M. Wilcox, a US Army lieutenant who was killed in Alabama during the Creek War.

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Date Event Source
1819 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1820 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1820 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1840 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1905 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1820 2,917
1830 9,548
1840 15,278
1850 17,352
1860 24,618
1870 28,377
1880 31,828
1890 30,816
1900 35,631
1910 33,810
1920 31,080
1930 24,880
1940 26,279
1950 23,476
1960 18,739
1970 16,303
1980 14,755
1990 13,568

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