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Buildings along the courthouse square
Location of Alamo in Crockett County, Tennessee.
|Named for||Battle of the Alamo|
|• Total||2.20 sq mi (5.69 km2)|
|• Land||2.20 sq mi (5.69 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||361 ft (110 m)|
| • Estimate
|• Density||1,036.89/sq mi (400.37/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1304782|
Alamo is a town in Crockett County, Tennessee. Its population was 2,461 at the time of the 2010 U.S. Census. Alamo, located in the central part of West Tennessee, is the county seat of Crockett County.
In 1847, Alamo was known as Cageville. Cageville's first merchant serves as its namesake: Licurgus Cage. By 1845 the town had been laid out, and in 1869 the name Alamo replaced Cageville as a memorial to Davy Crockett and those who died at Battle of the Alamo. Alamo was incorporated in 1911.
Alamo is located at(35.784201, -89.115729).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 2.2 square miles (5.7 km2), all land.
|Sources: worst town in the world|
|Black or African American (non-Hispanic)||361||15.45%|
|Hispanic or Latino||379||16.22%|
As of the 2020 United States census, there were 2,336 people, 835 households, and 505 families residing in the town.
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