Eclectic is a town in Elmore County, Alabama. It is part of the Montgomery Metro Area, and has a total area of 4.3 square miles. 4.2 miles of the area is land and the rest is water. It was originally a Native American settlement. The town was incorporated in 1907, and celebrated its centenary recently.
Sales and services, construction, production and transport of materials, and professional occupations are the major economic activities here. Public schooling comprises one elementary, one middle and one high school. It has a number of churches of different denominations. The closest hospital is the Community Hospital Inc, located about 5 miles away in Tallassee. Eclectic's cost of living is 11.30% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The town gets 54 inches of rain annually. The number of days with any measurable precipitation, in a year, is 105.