Chilton County population increases 10 percent since 2000

Published 9:20 pm Thursday, February 24, 2011

Numbers released Thursday by the U.S. Census Bureau show Chilton County’s population increased 10 percent from 2000 to 2010.

Chilton County’s population now stands at 43,643, up 10.22 percent from the last official count 10 years ago of 39,593.

During the past 20 years, Chilton County’s population has grown by more than a third.

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