Scant City, Alabama

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Scant City, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Scant City, Alabama is located in Alabama
Scant City, Alabama
Scant City, Alabama
Scant City, Alabama is located in the US
Scant City, Alabama
Scant City, Alabama
Coordinates: 34°21′44″N 86°25′25″W / 34.36222°N 86.42361°W / 34.36222; -86.42361Coordinates: 34°21′44″N 86°25′25″W / 34.36222°N 86.42361°W / 34.36222; -86.42361
Country United States
State Alabama
County Marshall
Elevation 1,017 ft (310 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 256 & 938
GNIS feature ID 153345[1]

Scant City, also known as Marghton, is an unincorporated community in Marshall County, Alabama, United States.

It has frequently been noted on lists of unusual place names.[2][3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Scant City". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ Thompson, George E. (2009). You Live Where?: Interesting and Unusual Facts about where We Live. iUniverse. p. 3.
  3. ^ Duncan, Andy (2005). Alabama Curiosities: Quirky Characters, Roadside Oddities & Other Offbeat Stuff. Globe Pequot. pp. xii.