Founded June 24, 1832
County Seat: Quincy
516.13 sq. miles
Population (2010): 46,389
Median household income (2009): $34,570
» Gadsden County was named for James Gadsden of South Carolina, who served as Andrew Jackson's aide-de-camp in Florida in 1818.
» Named 2006 USDA Rural Development Community of the Year.
» Gadsden County is the only predominantly African-American county in Florida.
» The Gadsden Art Center showcases exhibitions and offers educational opportunities year-round.
» Gadsden County is part of the Tallahassee Metropolitan Statistical Area.
» The Leaf Theater is the largest community musical venue in North Florida and South Georgia.