Baileyton, Alabama facts for kids
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Location of Baileyton in Cullman County, Alabama.
|• Total||5.31 sq mi (13.77 km2)|
|• Land||5.25 sq mi (13.61 km2)|
|• Water||0.06 sq mi (0.16 km2)|
|Elevation||984 ft (300 m)|
|• Density||123.50/sq mi (47.68/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0113366|
The town's mayor is Johnny Dyar.
Baileyton was settled in 1870 by Robert Bailey, a farmer from Georgia. A post office was established in Baileyton in 1883. The town was incorporated in 1973.
The town's name was originally "Baileytown", but the spelling was changed once the founders learned of the town with the same name in nearby Jackson County, Alabama.
Baileyton is located in northeastern Cullman County at(34.267139, -86.603018).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 5.3 square miles (13.8 km2), of which 5.3 square miles (13.6 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 1.06%, is water.
Elevation: 981 feet (299 m)
|U.S. Decennial Census
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