Speake, Alabama

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Speake
Unincorporated community
Speake is located in Alabama
Speake
Speake
Speake's position in Alabama.
Coordinates: 34°24′57″N 87°10′03″W / 34.41583°N 87.16750°W / 34.41583; -87.16750Coordinates: 34°24′57″N 87°10′03″W / 34.41583°N 87.16750°W / 34.41583; -87.16750
Country  United States
State  Alabama
County Lawrence
Elevation 200 m (650 ft)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 160652
U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Speake, Alabama

Speake (formerly, Hodges Store) is an unincorporated community in Lawrence County, Alabama, United States.[1] On April 27, 2011, a tornado reportedly hit ground in the Speake area (see April 25–28, 2011 tornado outbreak).

Notable person[edit]

  • Lucas Black, actor; grew up and graduated high school in Speake.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Feature Detail Report for: Speake, Alabama." USGS. U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Speake, Alabama Retrieved April 28, 2011.