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Cottondale is a residential city just on the outskirts of Tuscaloosa. Although it abuts the largest city in the county, Cottondale carries a more small-town, tight-knit community feeling, perfect for families and couples. The location of homes in Cottondale makes them a great spot for Tuscaloosa commuters who prefer an idyllic southern community to the chaotic city. 

Important Facts About Cottondale for Future Renters

  • Although Cottondale's main road is named University Boulevard, the University of Alabama is actually on the other end of Tuscaloosa. Bama's arboretum, however, is very close to Cottondale. 
  • Cottondale has several different spellings and pronunciations, including Cotton Dale, Kennedale, Kennidale and Konnidale.
  • Cottondale is nearby several large oil fields, although, unlike the eye-sores of Texas and Oklahoma, these revenue generators are covered by woods.
  • Famous labor and community organizer Mary "Mother" Jones visited the mills in Cottondale during the 1800s.
  • Cottondale is part of Tuscaloosa County, the state's second largest county by area and home to a variety of well-known international businesses, such as Mercedes-Benz.

Helpful Resources for Tuscaloosa County Residents

  • The Tuscaloosa County School District, which includes Cottondale, is made up of 34 schools, all of which look to prepare the area's children with the tools they need to excel as adults.
  • Tuscaloosa's sheriff's department protects and serves nearly 200,000 citizens. The law officers work to keep the area safe and running well. 
  • Tuscaloosa is filled with history. At one time, the city was Alabama's capital, but now the county has kept up the tradition with its own well-managed government. 

What to do in Cottondale

Cottondale is great for whatever a family is looking for. Whether it's a quiet, community event in Cottondale's center, a family hike in the plentiful forests around town or a quick trip next door to Tuscaloosa to see the University of Alabama's beautiful campus, Cottondale has everything. 

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Mountain View Apartments

Mountain View Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.61 miles)

Price: From $559

(855) 764-2260

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Regal Pointe at Cypress Creek

Regal Pointe at Cypress Creek

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.47 miles)

Price: From $559

(205) 419-4327

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Mountain View Apartments

Mountain View Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.61 miles)

Price: From $559

(855) 764-2260

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Regal Pointe at Cypress Creek

Regal Pointe at Cypress Creek

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.47 miles)

Price: From $559

(205) 419-4327

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

Current Rent Specials
Hueytown

Hueytown

Hueytown, AL 35023 (29.50 miles) (#1607444)

Price: $1,200

(205) 426-3773 Ext.  302

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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The Chimes Condominiums

The Chimes Condominiums

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (5.41 miles) (#1363336)

Price: $2,400

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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Beautiful Home in McCalla

Beautiful Home in McCalla

Bessemer, AL 35022 (29.41 miles) (#1607441)

Price: $1,600

(205) 426-3773 Ext.  302

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Great 3 Bedroom Home in McCalla

Great 3 Bedroom Home in McCalla

Mccalla, AL 35111 (26.83 miles) (#1607442)

Price: $1,400

(205) 426-3773 Ext.  302

Beds: 3, Baths: 2½

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Bessemer/McCalla

Bessemer/McCalla

Bessemer, AL 35022 (28.64 miles) (#1607443)

Price: $1,275

(205) 426-3773 Ext.  302

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Riverbend Commons Condo

Riverbend Commons Condo

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406 (5.39 miles) (#1128064)

Price: $575

(866) 937-6295

Beds: 1, Baths: 1

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Crimson Commons Condominiums

Crimson Commons Condominiums

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (6.25 miles) (#1393137)

Price: $1,500

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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Eddins Estates

Eddins Estates

Coaling, AL 35453 (1.16 miles)

Price: From $545

(205) 535-1088

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Forest Trail

Forest Trail

Northport, AL 35473 (8.83 miles)

Price: From $629

(855) 600-3663

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Fountain Square Apartments

Fountain Square Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (5.49 miles)

Price: From $600

(866) 679-8577

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Aspen Village

Aspen Village

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.79 miles)

Price: From $569

(205) 690-4696

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Links at Tuscaloosa, The

Links at Tuscaloosa, The

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (5.18 miles)

Price: $550-$840

(205) 623-4597

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Stone Creek Apartments

Stone Creek Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 (1.41 miles)

Price: From $566

(866) 934-8479

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Greens at Tuscaloosa, The

Greens at Tuscaloosa, The

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (6.85 miles)

Price: From $550

(205) 994-2851

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Bent Tree Apartments

Bent Tree Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (5.66 miles)

Price: From $635

(866) 675-3469

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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High Country Apartments

High Country Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (3.40 miles)

Price: From $595

(866) 651-4406

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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