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

The community of Scottsboro is the Seat for Jackson County.

Jackson County was founded in 1819.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Jackson had a population of 52,838 people. This is a decrease of 2.02% since the last Census (which gave a population of 53,926 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Jackson represented 1.21% of the total population of Alabama, making it the state's 23rd 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
201053,227-1.3%+0.74% since 2009
200952,838-2.02%-0.18% since 2008
200852,934-1.84%+0.26% since 2007
200053,926The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Scottsboro   14,87914,7620.79% increase  
Bridgeport   2,6022,7284.62% decrease  
Stevenson   2,0071,77013.39% increase  
Hollywood   9189503.37% decrease  
Skyline   8778434.03% increase  

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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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