Hopeful, Alabama

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Hopeful, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Hopeful, Alabama is located in Alabama
Hopeful, Alabama
Hopeful, Alabama
Coordinates: 33°29′38″N 85°54′45″W / 33.49389°N 85.91250°W / 33.49389; -85.91250Coordinates: 33°29′38″N 85°54′45″W / 33.49389°N 85.91250°W / 33.49389; -85.91250
Country United States
State Alabama
County Talladega
Elevation 814 ft (248 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 256 & 938
GNIS feature ID 159798[1]

Hopeful (also, Hopewell, Cheaha, Davis, and Hopefull) is an unincorporated community in Talladega County, Alabama, United States. The community was named for Hopeful Church of Christ, which was founded in 1878.[2]

Hopeful is the birthplace of Howie Camp, a former Major League Baseball player.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hopeful". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 73. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X.