Faunsdale is a town in Marengo County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 87. The town was named for nearbyFaunsdale Plantation. Faunsdale is home to a medium-sized community ofHoldeman Mennonites and the only Holdeman Mennonite community in this area of Alabama outside of Greensboro, Alabama. The town is also home to the only Holdeman Mennonite Church in the area, Cedarcrest Mennonite Church.
Faunsdale is located at . According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2), all of it land. The elevation is 220 feet (67 m).
Every spring the town sponsors the annual Faunsdale Crawfish Festival, serving authentic Southern cooking on the street, with music and dancing. The same week, the bi-annual Faunsdale Biker Rally is within walking distance. It is an adult-only event, with bikers from all over the state in attendance.
A number of National Register of Historic Places-listed plantations are located a few miles from Faunsdale. They include Battersea, Bermuda Hill,Cedar Crest, Cedar Grove Plantation, Cedar Haven, Cuba Plantation, Faunsdale Plantation, and Roseland Plantation.