Welcome to ALABAMA

Find Neighborhoods, Home Values, Schools, Demographics, Local Discussions, Maps, & much more.

logoSet Up Your Free Website

Connect Your Community Now!

Find Your Neighborhood or Organization

State Information: ALABAMA

Welcome to Alabama! Looking for local information? Take in hometown perspectives from individual neighborhood and HOA websites. Participate in community discussions, get instant real estate values, and view some great photos of Alabama. Explore a map of Alabama, learn about local schools, and review regional sex offender information. Find more resources with nearby cities and counties, and a list of Alabama zip codes. Want to connect with your community? Set up a free HOA or neighborhood website now!

Alabama Profile

Known as the Heart of Dixie, Alabama became the 22nd state in 1819. The name Alabama is derived from an Indian word meaning "thicket clearers." Alabama has been at the center of many American battles--between white settlers and Native Americans, and between the North and South in the Civil War. The state also is home to the first of three Space Camps in the United States. These camps let kids experience what it would be like to be in outer space. The capital is Montgomery, and state flower is the camellia. ...Read more here: Alabama - The Heart of Dixie

Capital City:
Heart of Dixie / Cotton State
Audemus Jura Nostra Defendere(We Dare Defend Our Rights)
December 14, 1819 (22nd)
Origin of State's Name:
Means "tribal town" in Creek Indian language.
Largest Cities:
Birmingham, Mobile, Montgomery, Huntsville, Tuscaloosa
Border States:
Florida, Georgia, Mississippi, Tennessee
Land Area:
50,750 sq. mi., 28th largest
State Bird:
State Flower:
State Tree:
Southern Pine (pinus palustris)
State Song:

Featured Discussions

Start a New Discussion in Alabama

For those of you who were asking... The meeting started with a lengthy discussion about security and the recent burglaries, as... more

Started: January 27th 2008
0 replies

Just signed in , new member. Need help with a new neighbor, Who do I call to report that my new neighbor is parking his large... more

Posted In: Politics
Started: October 4th, 12:54 PM

I had inquired in an earlier post if there was an ordinance against pit bulls in Wyandotte. One person thought there was,... more

Started: March 16th 2004

More Discussions...

Cities, Counties, and Zip Codes in Alabama

All Cities in Alabama

All Counties in Alabama

All Zip Codes in Alabama

Alabama Schools

Find A School

Browse all 1609 Schools in Alabama

Elementary Schools

Cherokee Bend Elementary School
(205) 871-3595
4400 Fair Oaks Dr
Mountain Brook, AL 35213
Oxford Elementary School
(256) 831-1424
1401 Caffey Dr
Oxford, AL 36203

Middle Schools

Central Baldwin Middle School
(251) 947-2327
24545 State Highway 59
Robertsdale, AL 36576
Athens Intermediate School
(256) 230-2880
1916 Us Hwy 72 W.
Athens, AL 35611

High Schools

Sumter County High School
(205) 392-4771
902 4th Ave
York, AL 36925
Georgiana High School
(334) 376-9130
225 Patterson Ave
Georgiana, AL 36033

Sex Offender Information for Alabama

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Alabama, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://community.dps.state.al.us/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

For more information check out the resources listed below:

Map of Alabama

Alabama Links

Zip Code Profiler

Neighborhoods, Home Values, Schools, City & State Data, Sex Offender Lists, more.

Thrifty Guide
Do You Qualify for an FHA Loan?
0403 What is an FHA loan, and who qualifies for one?
Using Grocery Coupons Effectively to Save Money
Couponthumb Learning how to use coupons effectively can save your family hundreds of dollars each year.
The 2009 Stimulus Package Explained
Moneythumb All the details on the 2009 Stimulus package and how to get your piece of the pie.
5 Tips For Improving Your Credit Score
Cc4thumb Understand how your credit score works along with 5 great tips for improving your credit score
More Articles...
Resource Guide
What is El Niņo?
ElninothumbEl Niņo refers to the irregular warming in the sea surface temperatures
Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage?
HomesmallFind out if paying off your mortgage makes sense for you.
How To Lend Money To A Family Member...
Handshakesm. Keep your relationship with your family and the IRS intact with these simple steps
Delaware - The Diamond State
DewavethumbDelaware is one of the most industrialized states, known for its chemical research.

More Articles...