Bright Star, Alabama

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Bright Star, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Bright Star, Alabama is located in Alabama
Bright Star, Alabama
Bright Star, Alabama
Bright Star, Alabama is located in the US
Bright Star, Alabama
Bright Star, Alabama
Coordinates: 34°09′37″N 86°25′49″W / 34.16028°N 86.43028°W / 34.16028; -86.43028Coordinates: 34°09′37″N 86°25′49″W / 34.16028°N 86.43028°W / 34.16028; -86.43028
Country United States
State Alabama
County Blount
Elevation 896 ft (273 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 205
GNIS feature ID 156113[1]

Bright Star, also spelled Brightstar, is an unincorporated community in Blount County, Alabama, United States.[2]

History[edit]

A post office was established as Brightstar in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907.[3] Bright Star has been noted for its unusual place name.[4]

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