Abernant is an unincorporated community in Tuscaloosa County, Alabama, United States. Abernant is located along Alabama State Route 216 3.6 miles (5.8 km) west of Lake View. Abernant has a post office with ZIP code 35440. Abernant is named for the Abernanth family, who settled in the area, and for the Abernant Coal Company, which was active during the early 1900s. The post office was established in 1902.