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Iron City, Alabama
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alabama
County Calhoun
Elevation 751 ft (229 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 256 & 938
GNIS feature ID 159848

Iron City, also spelled Ironcity, is an unincorporated community in Calhoun County, Alabama, United States.

History

Iron City was named after the iron ore found in the area. It was located on the Southern Railway route between Muscadine and Birmingham. A post office called Ironcity was established in 1889, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1935.


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