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Jumbo, Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
County Chilton
Elevation
404 ft (123 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 205, 659

Jumbo is an unincorporated community in Chilton County, Alabama, United States.

History

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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