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Fayette County, Alabama

US county information
NameFayette County
Largest cityFayette
US Area
Total Area629.34 sq mi (1630 km2)
Land Area627.66 sq mi (1625.6 km2)
Water Area1.68 sq mi (4.4 km2)
Population17241 (2010)
Density10.6/km2 (27.5/sq mi)
Named forNamed in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette
Time zoneCentral
Time zoneCentral: UTC-6/-5: -6/-5

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Fayette County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama. Its name is in honor of the Marquis de Lafayette (or de la Fayette), who aided General George Washington in the American Revolutionary War. As of 2010 the population was 17,241. Its county seat is Fayette.

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