Events and areas available for recreation and leisure are what many think make Blount County a truly wonderful and unique place to live! But Blount County’s best resource isn’t it’s scenic rolling mountains, it’s closely manicured golf courses, or even it’s covered bridges — Blount’s best resource is its people!

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Welcome to Blount County, Alabama, where safe communities with beautiful homes and public facilities reflect a special spirit of civic pride! It's only 45 minutes from Birmingham, so come experience Blount County.

palisades park

Palisades Park

Limestone Springs

Limestone Springs Golf Course

Blountsville Historical Park

Blountsville Historical Park

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Blount County Tourism

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Covered Bridges of Northern Alabama

rickwood caverns

Rickwood Caverns State Park

Oneonta Recreation Park

Oneonta Recereation Park

Downtown Oneonta

Downtown Oneonta

Locust Fork River

Locust Fork River

Wallace State Oneonta Campus

Wallace State at Oneonta

Oneonta Senior Center

Oneonta Senior Center

St. Vincents Oneonta

St. Vincents Blount

High quality of life and low cost of living.

“In Blount County, Alabama we found the perfect combination of high quality of life and low cost of living. We could have retired anywhere in the country, but the stunningly beautiful natural setting and the friendly people made this an easy choice."

- Barbara Anderson

Blount Resident of 17 years

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Upcoming Events

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Eagle Awareness Weekend
Eagle Awareness at Guntersville
Guntersville, AL 35976
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Jerry Brown Arts Festival
Jerry Brown Arts Festival
Hamilton, AL 35570
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Art on the Lake
Guntersville, AL 35976
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Bloomin Festival
Bloomin Festival
Cullman, AL 35055
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Spirit of America Festival
Point Mallard Park Spirit of America Field
Decatur, AL 35602
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