AskBiography Logo   Latest News  Follow Us on Twitter  Follow Us on Google Buzz  Became Fan - Facebook  Subscribe to RSSRSS   Bookmark and Share

Limestone County, Alabama

US county information
NameLimestone County
Largest cityAthens
US Area
Total Area607.08 sq mi (1572.3 km2)
Land Area568.05 sq mi (1471.2 km2)
Water Area39.03 sq mi (101.1 km2)
Population82782 (2010)
Density56.4/km2 (146/sq mi)
Congressional district5th
Time zoneCentral

     Home | County | Limestone County Alabama

Limestone County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama, and is included in the Huntsville Metropolitan Area.

It is also included in the merged Huntsville-Decatur Metro Area. Its name comes from Limestone Creek, a local stream. In 2000, the population was 65,676. As of 2010 the county's population was 82,782. Its county seat is Athens.

Warning: simplexml_load_file( [function.simplexml-load-file]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.0 410 Gone in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Warning: simplexml_load_file() [function.simplexml-load-file]: I/O warning : failed to load external entity "" in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 257

Fatal error: Call to a member function children() on a non-object in /home/askbio/public_html/index_bio.php on line 260