General Information

County Seat: Livingston
Dec 18, 1832 from former Choctaw Indian territory
Named for:
Gen Thomas Sumter
Neighboring Counties:
Pickens, Greene, Marengo, and Choctaw Counties, Alabama, Lauderdale and Kemper Counties, Mississippi

Sumter County Revenue Commissioner
The Revenue Commissioner is responsible for the assessment of personal and real property and for the collection of taxes levied by the State of Alabama.

Sumter County Tax Assessor
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-2424
Fax 205-652-6206

Court Records

Sumter County Records were lost in the 1901 courthouse fire.

Sumter County Courthouse
Probate Office
P.O. Box 1040
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-7281

Sumter County Clerk of Probate
P.O. Box 936
Livingston, AL 35470-0936
(205) 652-7281

Sumter County Probate Office
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-7281

Sumter County Circuit Court Clerk
Washington Street
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-2291

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Sumter County Sheriffs Dept.
PO Box 773
118 Hospital Drive
Livingston, Alabama 35470
(205) 652-7984
Sumter County Registered Sex Offenders

Sumter County Jail
P.O. Box 773
116 Hospital Drive
Livingston, AL 35470
(205) 652-2841
Fax (205) 652-7981

Cuba Police Department
PO Box 121
Cuba, AL 36907

Epes Police Department
PO Box 126
Epes, AL 35460

Livingston Police Department
PO Box 1020
Livingston, AL 35470

York Police Department
1022 East 4th Avenue
York, AL 36925

Sumter County Demographics

Sumter County Profile - US Census Bureau

Source of county historical information:

 History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography by Owen, Thomas McAdory Chicago:  S J Clarke Publishing Co, 1921