Healthcare System - Southern Alabama

  • 1 hour from Pensacola, FL and the gorgeous beaches on the Gulf Coast
  • Excellent school system (top in the state)

Community Information

This city has twice been recognized as one of the 100 best towns in America! Nestled within the historic Deep South just an hour’s drive from the beautiful Gulf of Mexico, it's a city of 5,500 residents who enjoy a quality of life that is both laid back and friendly. Fifty five (55) miles from Pensacola, FL and eighty (80) miles from Mobile, AL on US highway 31 and Alabama Highway 41. The pristine white beaches of the Gulf Coast are only an hour away along with all the amenities. This community has a prestigious Jerry Pate designed Golf Course, Gordy Dog Park, EO Wilson Nature Trail, Jennings Park & Disc Golf Course and a community arcade. The local YMCA and its Sports Park provides year round activities for the family.

For the outdoor enthusiast, there are plenty of opportunities for fishing and watersports activities with the many local lakes and rivers and close proximity to the coast. Hunting abounds in the beautiful Southern Alabama forests in both the private hunting clubs and local public national forest.