Eclectic is a town in Elmore County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 1,037. It is part of the MontgomeryMetropolitan Statistical Area.
Eclectic was founded by Dr. M. L. Fielder, a practitioner of eclectic medicine, hence the name. It has frequently been noted on lists ofunusual place names.
The first post office in Eclectic was established in 1879.
Eclectic's welcome sign.
Eclectic Public Library
A mural in downtown Eclectic, Alabama.