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Abel, Alabama
Abel, Alabama is located in Alabama
Abel, Alabama
Abel, Alabama
Location in Alabama
Abel, Alabama is located in the United States
Abel, Alabama
Abel, Alabama
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Alabama
County Cleburne
Elevation
968 ft (295 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
GNIS feature ID 159044

Abel is an unincorporated community in Cleburne County, in the U.S. state of Alabama.

History

A post office was established at Abel in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1907. The community was named after the biblical Abel, the second son of Adam and Eve.


Demographics

According to the census returns from 1850-2010 for Alabama, it has never reported a population figure separately on the U.S. Census.

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