Jumbo, Alabama facts for kids
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|Elevation||404 ft (123 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (Central (CST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|Area code(s)||205, 659|
A post office called Jumbo was established in 1882, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1904. Jumbo has been noted for its unusual place name.
A variety of dolomite called Jumbo dolomite is named for the community due to its presence in exposures and quarries near Jumbo.
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