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

The community of Dadeville is the Seat for Tallapoosa County.

Tallapoosa County was founded in 1832. Tallapoosa was created by taking area from Montgomery and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Tallapoosa had a population of 41,008 people. This is a decrease of 1.13% since the last Census (which gave a population of 41,475 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Tallapoosa represented 0.93% of the total population of Alabama, making it the state's 30th 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
201041,616+0.34%+1.48% since 2009
200941,008-1.13%+0.22% since 2008
200840,920-1.34%+0.3% since 2007
200041,475The Last Census

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


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

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Alexander City   15,11415,0080.71% increase  
Dadeville   3,2333,2120.65% increase  
Camp Hill   1,2131,2734.71% decrease  
New Site   8378481.3% decrease  
Jacksons' Gap   7667610.66% 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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