Location in Cullman County and the state of Alabama
Baileyton was settled in 1870 by Robert Bailey, a farmer from Georgia. A post office was established in Baileyton in 1883. The town was incorporated in 1973.
Baileyton is located in northeastern Cullman County at (34.267139, -86.603018).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 5.3 square miles (13.8 km2), of which 5.3 square miles (13.6 km2) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 km2), or 1.06%, is water.
Elevation: 981 feet (299 m)