Location in Alabama
|State :||United States|
|County :||Lawrence County|
|Time zone :||Central ( UTC − 6 / −5 )|
|Residents :||763 (as of 2007)|
|Population density :||127.2 inhabitants per km 2|
|Area :||6.0 km 2 (approx. 2 mi 2 ) of
which 6.0 km 2 (approx. 2 mi 2 ) is land
|Height :||174 m|
|Postal code :||35618|
|Area code :||+1 256|
|GNIS ID :||0116739|
Courtland (also Ebenezer ) is a place in Lawrence County , Alabama , United States. The place has a total area of 6.0 km². In earlier days, Courtville had a federal court, hence the name of the place. According to an estimate from 2007, Courtland had 763 inhabitants.
According to the 2000 census, Courtland had 769 residents, spread across 316 households and 210 families. The population density was thus 60.4 inhabitants / km². 54.23% of the population were white, 40.44% African American. Children under the age of 18 lived in 32.9% of households. The median income per household was $ 27,500, with 20.2% of the population living below the poverty line .
- Harris, W. Stuart. Alabama Place Names . Huntsville, Ala .: Strode Publishers, 1982. p.49