The city of Dothan, also called "The Peanut Capital of the World or The Circle City or The Hub of the Wiregrass" encompasses the following counties: Houston, Dale, Henry.
Dothan encompasses land area: 86.6 sq mi (224.3 km2), water area: 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2). The elevation is 322 ft (98 m) above sea level. According to the 2010 United States Census, the local population is 65,496. This equates to a population density of 665.2/sq mi (284.93/km2). The local time zone is Central (CST) (UTC-6).
Local area codes are 334. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 01-21184, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at http://www.dothan.org/.