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Belforest, Alabama
Country United States United States
State Alabama Alabama
County Baldwin
Elevation
47 m (154 ft)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
36526
Area code(s) 251
GNIS feature ID 113841

Belforest is a small, unincorporated community in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Belforest is located on Alabama State Route 181, 2.9 miles (4.7 km) east of Daphne.

History

The community name likely comes from a combination of the French word bel, meaning "beautiful," and forest. A post office operated under the name Belforest from 1900 to 1911.

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