What is Alabama's time zone and current local time?
Main facts and figures
Alabama is a state in the south-eastern United States, bordered by Tennessee (N), Georgia (E), Florida and the Gulf of Mexico (S), and Mississippi (W).
Alabama is in the Central Time Zonein the United States of America (USA). US Central Standard Time (CST) is 6 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT-6)
Current time now in Time Zone: America Chicago (USA Central Time)
The US Postal abbreviation for Alabama is AL.
Latitude: 30°13' N to 35° North of the Equator
Longitude: 84°51' W to 88°28' West ofGreenwich Meridian
135,765 km² (52,419 square miles)
Width 306 km (191 miles)
Length 531 km (332 miles)
The population of Alabama was 4,779,736 according to 2010 census.
Highest 734 m (2422 feet)
Mean 152 m (500 feet)
Lowest 0 m (0 feet)
ISO 3166-2 US-AL
State of Alabama official website: www.alabama.gov