Active, Alabama facts for kids
|Elevation||440 ft (130 m)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
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The community was located on the Mobile and Ohio Railroad and was likely named to reflect the active spirit of its residents. A post office called Active was established in 1899, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1906. Active has been noted for its unusual place name.
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