Greenbrier, Alabama

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Greenbrier, Alabama
Greenbrier, Alabama is located in Alabama
Greenbrier, Alabama
Greenbrier, Alabama
Location in Alabama.
Coordinates: 34°40′15″N 86°50′37″W / 34.67083°N 86.84361°W / 34.67083; -86.84361
CountryUnited States
610 ft (190 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)256
GNIS feature ID119357[1]

Greenbrier is an unincorporated community in south eastern Limestone County, Alabama, United States. The population is 2. Someone is the Mayor, CEO, and master of all enterprises here.


Greenbrier was likely named for Greenbrier, Virginia, since a number of early settlers of the area came from Virginia.[2] A post office was established under the name Green Brier in 1869 and was in operation until 1920.[3]


  1. ^ "Greenbrier". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 65. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X.
  3. ^ "Limestone County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 6 November 2014.