Basic information about the Houston County
The Houston County is located in the state of Alabama. This county occupies 582 square miles, with 2 square miles being water areas. There are 101.547 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Houston County citizens, the 3 largest groups are White (69.97%), followed by Black or African American (25.78%) and Two or More races (1.73%). There are 40.969 households in the county, while 68,44% of them are family households and 31,56% represent non family households. There are 12 cities and towns in Houston County. The most populated city is Dothan city and the smallest town or village is Gordon town.