Mount Sterling, Alabama

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Mount Sterling, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Mount Sterling, Alabama is located in Alabama
Mount Sterling, Alabama
Mount Sterling, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°5′37″N 88°9′47″W / 32.09361°N 88.16306°W / 32.09361; -88.16306
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyChoctaw
Elevation164 ft (50 m)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s)205
 
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Mount Sterling, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Mount Sterling, Alabama is located in Alabama
Mount Sterling, Alabama
Mount Sterling, Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 32°5′37″N 88°9′47″W / 32.09361°N 88.16306°W / 32.09361; -88.16306
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyChoctaw
Elevation164 ft (50 m)
Time zoneCentral (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST)CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s)205

Mount Sterling is an unincorporated community in Choctaw County, Alabama.[1] Mount Sterling was once a prosperous antebellum community, with an economy based on cotton and timber, but today little is left other than a few scattered houses. One church building, the Mount Sterling Methodist Church, is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2][3]

Geography[edit]

Mount Sterling is located at 32°05′38″N 88°09′47″W / 32.09375°N 88.16307°W / 32.09375; -88.16307Coordinates: 32°05′38″N 88°09′47″W / 32.09375°N 88.16307°W / 32.09375; -88.16307 and has an elevation of 164 feet (50 m).[1]

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