Northeast Alabama has a tremendous amount to offer from the beautiful scenery, quality of life, to the southern hospitality. Recently our Fort Payne, Alabama and the surrounding area was labeled one of the top 25 places to retire! Our area is admonished for its pristine natural beauty and Mayberry feel. 

Know the Communities

The amount of activities that exist in this beautiful area are endless. Hiking, camping, fishing, dining, family outings, shopping, golfing, amazing sunsets, boating, skiing, canoeing, jet skiiing, and so much more. Northeast Alabama has it all and so much more. Click on the page links below to find out more about each of these communities and what all they have to offer!

  • Albertville - Albertville
    Alabama is located in the Southeast corner of Marshall County and the main thoroughfares of Highway 75 and US Hwy 431, making commutes to Huntsville, Gadsden, and Birmingham convenient. (read more)
  • Northeast Jackson County -
    Bridgeport, Bryant, Flat Rock, & Higdon Alabama
    Northeast Jackson County is comprised of the northern part of Sand Mountain including the rural towns of Flat Rock, Bryant, Higdon, and the river town of Bridgeport. A location only a short drive, from Chattanooga makes this area a great escape from the city. The best part of this area is the of course the scenery and the people, southern hospitality at its best! (read more)
  • Collinsville, Alabama
    Collinsville is a town with a population nearing 2000 a showcase a mixture of Old South heritage and modern culture located along the historic drive of US Highway 11 in Dekalb County. (read more)
  • Fort Payne, Alabama
    Fort Payne, Alabama is the county seat of Dekalb County nestled a sprawling valley carved thru by Wills Creek between Lookout Mountain and Sand Mountain. (read more)
  • Fyffe, Alabama
    Fyffe, Alabama is located on the southern side of Dekalb County atop Sand Mountain along Alabama Highway 75 with Lake Guntersville and Buck's Pocket State Parks nearby. (read more)
  • Geraldine, Alabama
    Geraldine, Alabama is a small town in Southern Dekalb County located conveniently along the Alabama Highway 75 path. It is just a short drive to the larger towns of Rainsville, Fort Payne, Albertville and, Lake Guntersville. (read more)
  • Grove Oak, Alabama
    Groveoak is located in the southernmost tip of Dekalb County at the juncture of Dekalb, Jackson, and Marshall Counties. The small community covers several square miles and is actually the home to the owner of Pendergrass Real Estate, the 7th generation to live there! (read more)
  • Guntersville, Alabama
    The City of Guntersville is literally surrounded by Lake Guntersville, which is part of the Tennessee River. The city boasts a great quality of life with combination of restaurants, unique shopping, and outdoors activities (read more)
  • Henagar, Alabama
    Henagar is a small community on the Northern End of Sand Mountain that has the "Mayberry Feel" down to a science. Key factors that contribute to this are of course the friendly people, small size, and community activities. (read more)
  • Ider, Alabama
    Ider is a prime example of Northeast Alabama and the Sand Mountain Area. Showcasing our rich cultural heritage with background contributions of agriculture and good ole southern hospitality still alive and thriving on the Northern tip of Sand Mountain. (read more)
  • Langston/South Sauty, Alabama
    Welcome to the slow pace of life and casual living at the water’s edge! The areas of Langston and South Sauty both are at the shore of any angler or outdoorsman’s dream. Both have a mixture of permanent residents and folks that consider the area their second home. (read more)
  • Mentone, Alabama
    Mentone, Alabama is a village community incomparable to any other area in Northeast Alabama. For those looking for the feel of “Gatlinburg and the Smoky Mountains” without the tourist hype, look no further. (read more)
  • Pisgah, Alabama
    Pisgah, Alabama is situated on the northwestern edge of Sand Mountain overlooking Scottsboro and Jackson County. Pisgah is a community that caters to the rural southern outdoorsman’s every desire. (read more)
  • Rainsville, Alabama
    Rainsville, Alabama known as the “Crossroads of Sand Mountain” is a central hub of commerce and business for Dekalb County and Sand Mountain. Rainsville offers the convenience of living in a mid-sized town and the comfort of living in the heart of “Sand Mountain Hospitality”.. (read more)
  • Scottsboro, Alabama
    Scottsboro, Alabama offers a wide range of opportunities for any stage in life from the world class golfing at Goose Pond Colony to unsurpassed shopping experience at world-wide known Unclaimed Baggage. (read more)
  • Section, Alabama
    Section, Alabama similarly to other communities of Northeast Alabama definitely has that “Mayberry Feel” down to a science. Offering the comfort of living in a small town just minutes from Northeast Alabama Community College, .(read more)
  • Stevenson, Alabama
    What is not to love about Stevenson, Alabama? The rolling mountains of the Appalachian foothills were carved by the Tennessee River with Stevenson right in the middle of all this beauty and wonder! (read more)
  • Sylvania, Alabama
    Sylvania is a great place to call home with its convenient location to Rainsville, Fort Payne, Scottsboro, and Trenton. Sylvania offers the quintessential southern experience of true southern hospitality... (read more)
  • Valley Head, Alabama
    Valley Head, Alabama offers a rich cultural history and is a reminder of the past from its gorgeous antebellum architecture scattered throughout Wills Valley, nestled between Lookout and Sand Mountains. (read more)


Know The Attractions

Northeast Alabama has activities to fit almost every taste! Take a look at these links to see more!