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Belforest, Alabama
Belforest, Alabama is located in Alabama
Belforest, Alabama
Belforest, Alabama
Location in Alabama
Belforest, Alabama is located in the United States
Belforest, Alabama
Belforest, Alabama
Location in the United States
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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