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Madison County, Alabama

Madison County Alabama
US county information
NameMadison County
Largest cityHuntsville
US Area
Total Area812.85 sq mi (2105.3 km2)
Land Area804.92 sq mi (2084.7 km2)
Water Area7.93 sq mi (20.5 km2)
Population334811 (2010)
Density160/km2 (414.4/sq mi)
FoundedDecember 13, 1808

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Madison County is a county of the U.S. state of Alabama, and is a major part of the Huntsville Metropolitan Area.

It is also included in the merged Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area. The county is named in honor of James Madison, fourth President of the United States of America, and the first to visit the state of Alabama. According to the 2010 Census, the population was 334,811. Its county seat is Huntsville. Madison County covers parts of the former Decatur County.

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