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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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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

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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

Current Rent Specials
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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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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1021 Convent Street

1021 Convent Street

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (6.13 miles) (#1508019)

Price: $2,100

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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2209 9th Street Unit 401

2209 9th Street Unit 401

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (6.61 miles) (#1615976)

Price: $1,200

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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2129 Westminster Lane

2129 Westminster Lane

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406 (5.08 miles) (#1612606)

Price: $3,000

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 4, Baths: 4½

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129 Fox Run

129 Fox Run

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406 (10.91 miles) (#1580217)

Price: $1,200

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 3, Baths: 2½

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3332 Magazine Street

3332 Magazine Street

Tuscaloosa, AL 35406 (5.28 miles) (#1627841)

Price: $1,800

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 4, Baths: 3

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15754 Lake Harbor Drive

15754 Lake Harbor Drive

Northport, AL 35475 (13.86 miles) (#1458365)

Price: $1,200

(205) 469-3231

Beds: 4, Baths: 2½

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Eddins Estates

Eddins Estates

Coaling, AL 35453 (1.16 miles)

Price: $575-$700

(205) 535-1088

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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2700 Capitol Park

2700 Capitol Park

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (7.10 miles)

Price: $850-$1,775

(205) 409-4516

Beds: Studio - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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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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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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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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Canterbury Apartments

Canterbury Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 (6.09 miles)

Price: $620-$635

(866) 650-9546

Beds: 2, Baths: 1½

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High Country Apartments

High Country Apartments

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (3.40 miles)

Price: From $595

(866) 651-4406

Beds: 1 - 3, 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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The Links at Tuscaloosa

The Links at Tuscaloosa

Tuscaloosa, AL 35405 (5.18 miles)

Price: From $565

(205) 623-4597

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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