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Time Zone: Butler County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Greenville is the Seat for Butler County.

Butler County was founded in 1819. Butler was created by taking area from and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Butler had a population of 19,964 people. This is a decrease of 6.71% since the last Census (which gave a population of 21,399 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Butler represented 0.48% of the total population of Alabama, making it the state's 48th most populous county (out of 67 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201020,947-2.11%+4.92% since 2009
200919,964-6.71%-1.03% since 2008
200820,171-5.74%-0.36% since 2007
200021,399The Last Census

More information can be found on the Butler County Census Page for Butler County.


Below are some of the communities located in Butler County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Butler County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Greenville   6,9297,2284.14% decrease  
Georgiana   1,5501,73710.77% decrease  
McKenzie   6026446.52% decrease  

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Footnotes ...

<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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