Some of the cities, towns, and places in Washington County are Calvert, Chatom, Choctaw County, Cortelyou, Cullomburg, Deer Park, Escatawpa, Fairford, Frankville, Fruitdale, Hobson, Laton Hill, Leroy, Malcolm, McIntosh, Millry, Mobile County, Sims Chapel, St. Stephens, Sunflower, Tibbie, Vinegar Bend, Wagarville, Wakefield, Yarbo, Yellow Pine
Washington County is a county located in the southwestern part of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2020 census, the population was 15,388. The county seat is Chatom. The county was named in honor of George Washington, the first President of the United States. It is a dry county, with the exception of Chatom. In September 2018 The United States Office of Management and Budget (OMB) added Washington County to the Mobile, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is also part of the larger Mobile-Daphne-Fairhope, AL Combined Statistical Area.
The MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians is the first state-recognized tribe in Alabama. It is based in Washington County, with some members also in Mobile County, Alabama. A total of nine tribes have received state recognition since 1979.