Stanton, Alabama

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Stanton, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Stanton, Alabama is located in Alabama
Stanton, Alabama
Stanton, Alabama
Stanton, Alabama is located in the US
Stanton, Alabama
Stanton, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°44′8″N 86°53′58″W / 32.73556°N 86.89944°W / 32.73556; -86.89944Coordinates: 32°44′8″N 86°53′58″W / 32.73556°N 86.89944°W / 32.73556; -86.89944
Country United States
State Alabama
County Chilton
Elevation 335 ft (102 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36790
Area code(s) 205

Stanton is an unincorporated community in Chilton County, Alabama, United States.[1] The community has a post office, with postmasters appointed from 1883 to 2006.[2] A wedge tornado struck here on March 21, 1932 taking seven lives.

Geography[edit]

Stanton is located at 32°44′08″N 86°53′59″W / 32.73568°N 86.89971°W / 32.73568; -86.89971 and has an elevation of 335 feet (102 m).[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Stanton
  2. ^ "Postmasters by City". Postmaster Finder. United States Postal Service. Retrieved July 27, 2011.