Creek Stand, Alabama

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Creek Stand
Unincorporated community
Creek Stand is located in Alabama
Creek Stand
Creek Stand
Location in Alabama.
Coordinates: 32°17′41″N 85°28′39″W / 32.29472°N 85.47750°W / 32.29472; -85.47750Coordinates: 32°17′41″N 85°28′39″W / 32.29472°N 85.47750°W / 32.29472; -85.47750
Country United States
State Alabama
County Macon
Elevation 446 ft (136 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 334
GNIS feature ID 116837[1]

Creek Stand (also Creekstand) is an unincorporated community in Macon County, Alabama, United States.

History[edit]

The community is named due to it being founded on the former site of a Creek Indian village.[2] A post office operated under the name Creek Stand from 1850 to 1921.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Creek Stand". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 42. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X. 
  3. ^ "Macon County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 4 January 2016.