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Carrollton is a town in Pickens County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 987. The city is the county seat of Pickens County. The Pickens County courthouse in the center of Carrollton was erected in 1877. The first courthouse in Carrollton was burned on April 5, 1865 by troops of Union General John T. Croxton. A second courthouse was also destroyed by fire on November 16, 1876. Though arson was suspected, no arrest was made until January 1878 when Henry Wells, an African American with some criminal history, was arrested and locked in the garett of the new building. According to legend, Wells was peering down from the north garett window with his face pressed against the glass as a mob gathered to hang him. A bolt of lightning struck the window pane and "etche... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Pickens County3,500 Population (as of 2000)
Alabama State3,364 Population (current)
129.0 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.3 Square Miles of Water$70,200 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$26,932 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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73 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$4,279,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
752 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$16,657,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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