Coonty (Unitit States)

In the Unitit States, an admeenistrative or poleetical sub-diveesion o a state is a coonty (Inglis: county, which is a region haein speceefic mairches an uisually some level o govrenmental authority.[1]

Also known as:
Pairish (Louisiana)
Burgh (Alaska)
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CategorySeicont-level admeenistrative diveesion
LocationStates o the Unitit States o Americae
Nummer3,144 (includin 137 coonty equivalents)
PopulationsGreatest: Los Angeles Coonty, Californie—10,170,292 (2015)
Least: Kalawao Coonty, Hawaii—89 (2015)
AuriesLairgest: San Bernardino Coonty, Californie—20,057 sq mi (51,950 km2)
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Aurie, Alaska (copnty equivalent)—145,505 sq mi (376,860 km2)
Smawest: Kalawao Coonty, Hawaii—12 sq mi (31 km2)
Independent City of Falls Church, Virginie (coonty equivalent)—2 sq mi (5.2 km2)
GovrenmentCoonty commission, Buird o Supervisors (AZ, CA, IA, MS, VA, WI) Coonty cooncil (WA), Commissioners' Coort (TX), Buird o chosen freehaulders (NJ), Fiscal Coort (KY), Polis Jury (LA)
Coonty executive, Coonty mayor, Coonty judge, Coonty manager, Sole commissioner


  1. "An Overview of County Government". National Association of Counties. Retrieved April 25, 2013.