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Fayetteville, Alabama
Location of Fayetteville in Talladega County, Alabama.
Location of Fayetteville in Talladega County, Alabama.
Fayetteville, Alabama is located in Alabama
Fayetteville, Alabama
Fayetteville, Alabama
Location in Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
County Talladega
 • Total 19.77 sq mi (51.21 km2)
 • Land 17.44 sq mi (45.18 km2)
 • Water 2.33 sq mi (6.03 km2)
436 ft (133 m)
 • Total 1,422
 • Density 81.52/sq mi (31.48/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 256 & 938
GNIS feature ID 118227

Fayetteville is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Talladega County, Alabama, United States. Its population was 1,284 as of the 2010 census.

The following is found on a sign erected by the Alabama Historical Association:

"In 1814, Tennessee Troops joined Andrew Jackson's force which won the Creek Indian War. After Indian removal in 1836, these veterans brought their families here, named this community for their old home in Tennessee. Fayetteville Academy was built in 1850."

In the 1920s high school was built in the Fayetteville community called Fayetteville High School.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 1,422
U.S. Decennial Census

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