Sardis, Alabama

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Sardis, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Sardis is located in Alabama
Sardis
Sardis
Sardis is located in the US
Sardis
Sardis
Location in Alabama
Coordinates: 32°17′16″N 86°59′09″W / 32.28778°N 86.98583°W / 32.28778; -86.98583Coordinates: 32°17′16″N 86°59′09″W / 32.28778°N 86.98583°W / 32.28778; -86.98583
Country United States
State Alabama
County Dallas
Elevation 246 ft (75 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36775
Area code(s) 334
GNIS feature ID 126399[1]

Sardis, also known as Berlin, is an unincorporated community in Dallas County, Alabama.[2]

History[edit]

A post office called Sardis was established in 1856.[3] The community was named after the biblical city of Sardis.[4]

Sardis has one site included on the National Register of Historic Places, the J. Bruce Hain House.[5]

Notable people[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Sardis". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ "Sardis, Alabama". "AL HomeTownLocator". Retrieved 2008-11-05. 
  3. ^ "Dallas County". Jim Forte Postal History. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 
  4. ^ "Tenbroeck in DeKalb County was named for runaway horse". Gadsden Times. Jun 17, 1984. pp. B1. Retrieved 30 October 2015. 
  5. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.