Hissop, Alabama facts for kids
|• Total||18.264 sq mi (47.30 km2)|
|• Land||18.256 sq mi (47.28 km2)|
|• Water||0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)|
|Elevation||794 ft (242 m)|
|Population (32 2010)|
|• Density||1.752/sq mi (0.676/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|Area code(s)||256 & 938|
|GNIS feature ID||120154|
A post office was established as Hissop in 1880, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1990. The community was named after the biblical plant Ezov, usually translated as hyssop.
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