Sulligent is a city located in Alabama, USA. It is within Lamar County and once the largest community in the county before losing it to the county seat of Vernon. The city was first called Elliott before renamed to Sulligent which derived its name from railroad personnel Supt. Sullivan. It became incorporated on February 12, 1897. Sulligent had a total population of 1,927 and population density approximately 236.02/sq mi based on the 2010 census data. The city of Sulligent coordinates at 33°53′41″N 88°7′55″W. The Elevation is 325 feet above sea level. Sulligent has a Zip code 35586 and Area code 205.