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Ackerville, Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
County Wilcox
Elevation
285 ft (87 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 334

Ackerville is an unincorporated community in Wilcox County, Alabama, United States. Ackerville has one site included on the National Register of Historic Places, the Ackerville Baptist Church of Christ.

History

A post office was established at Ackerville in 1892, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1940. The community was named in honor of the Acker family of area residents.

Geography

Ackerville is located at 32°01′48″N 87°03′58″W / 32.030°N 87.066°W / 32.030; -87.066Coordinates: 32°01′48″N 87°03′58″W / 32.030°N 87.066°W / 32.030; -87.066 and has an elevation of 285 feet (87 m).

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