About Decatur

Decatur, Alabama has the wonderful attributes of a family-friendly town with good schools, convenient access to shopping and dining, diverse parks, cultural venues, and opportunities for outdoor activities. The city is located approximately 30-40 minutes outside of Huntsville, which offers bigger city amenities.

The following resources will help you discover all that Decatur has to offer. If you are moving into Rhodes Ferry, Harbour Village, or Courtney Square Apartments, we encourage you to speak with our office staff, who will help you find the community information you need.

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From utilities to parks, the following resources will help you find everything you need when relocating to Decatur:


Decatur City Schools has received recognition for programs such as the Leader in Me™ Initiative, International Baccalaureate Programme, Third Grade Violin Program, and many others. Find more information about Decatur City Schools:

Decatur also has a private school, Decatur Heritage Christian Academy.

Shopping and Dining

Decatur's shopping and dining opportunities are consistently growing. Find more information about Decatur's shopping and dining:

Job Postings

The following resources offer job postings or other information about area jobs:

Area Attractions

Information about area attractions, venues, and events can be found on the Decatur-Morgan County CVB website.