Pine Level, Montgomery County, Alabama

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Pine Level, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Pine Level, Alabama is located in Alabama
Pine Level, Alabama
Pine Level, Alabama
Pine Level, Alabama is located in the US
Pine Level, Alabama
Pine Level, Alabama
Coordinates: 32°04′05″N 86°03′35″W / 32.06806°N 86.05972°W / 32.06806; -86.05972Coordinates: 32°04′05″N 86°03′35″W / 32.06806°N 86.05972°W / 32.06806; -86.05972
Country United States
State Alabama
County Montgomery
Elevation 489 ft (149 m)
Population (2007)
 • Total 1,782
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36069
Area code(s) 334
GNIS feature ID 152926[1]

Pine Level, also known as Pine Tucky, is an unincorporated community in Montgomery County, Alabama, United States. Pine Level is located along U.S. Route 231 (also known as Alabama State Route 53), 25 miles (40 km) southeast of Montgomery.

History[edit]

Pine Level was originally known as Pine Tucky, most likely due to its location on poor sandy soil covered with pine trees. The community later began to be called Pine Level.[2] A post office first opened under the name Pine Level in 1839.[3]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Pine Level". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 111. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X. 
  3. ^ "Montgomery County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 18 January 2015.