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Sylacauga lies on the southwestern edge of the Talladega National Forest and is just 30 minutes away from the eponymous city of Talladega. In addition to the amenities of civilization, homes for rent in Sylacauga are close to the towering trees and explorable wilderness of the nearby forest.

Fun Facts About Sylacauga

  • The earliest reference to Sylacauga was found in the documents of Fernando DeSoto of 1540. More than 200 years later, in 1759, French files on the territory noted that Sylacauga was inhabited by Shawnee Indian warriors.
  • Sylacauga is built on a marble deposit that's exceptionally white and solid, leading it to acquire the nickname "The Marble City."
  • The city takes its name from two Native American terms, "Chalaka-ge," which together signify "the place of the Chalaka tribe." In 1838, Sylacauga was incorporated as "Syllacoga" and retained this title until it took on its current name in 1887.

Helpful Sylacauga Resources

  • Extensive information on the many aspects of Sylacauga, from city government to museums, can be found on the municipality's official website.
  • The Sylacauga City Schools Web page hosts tools for both parents and students enrolled in area educational institutions.
  • To peruse a calendar of local events or explore business and employment opportunities, residents can check out the Sylacauga Chamber of Commerce website.

Things to Do in Sylacauga

One thing Sylacauga renters will want to take advantage of is the enormous green space in their backyard, the Talladega National Forest. There are several camping areas in the forest, including Turnipseed Camp, reputed for its fall colors. There's no shortage of paths for hikers to roam, thanks to multiple trails running throughout the park. The longest, Pinhoti Trail, has more than 100 miles to explore, while other routes range from 2 to 6 miles in length. For a taste of culture, residents can visit the Comer Museum & Arts Center, which hosts a variety of exhibitions and events.

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Beautiful, one level, open floorplan home - $1395

Beautiful, one level, open floorplan home - $1395

Birmingham, AL 35242 (27.02 miles) (#1413986)

Price: $1,395

(855) 218-3114

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Retreat at Greystone

Retreat at Greystone

Birmingham, AL 35242 (29.93 miles)

Price: From $900

(205) 545-7487

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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South Pointe

South Pointe

Calera, AL 35040 (27.59 miles)

Price: $751

(205) 476-4673

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Lakefront Condos with great views and amenities

Lakefront Condos with great views and amenities

Talladega, AL 35160 (22.43 miles) (#1202729)

Price: $1,200

(877) 288-8819

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Turtle Lake

Turtle Lake

Birmingham, AL 35242 (28.87 miles)

Price: $724-$904

(205) 623-4593

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Maple Village

Maple Village

Pell City, AL 35128 (26.92 miles)

Price: $675-$910

(205) 419-4320

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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4075 Guilford Road

4075 Guilford Road

Birmingham, AL 35242 (27.83 miles) (#741027)

Price: $1,295

(877) 912-9193

Beds: 2, Baths: 2

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Come home to Greystone Legacy - gated community!

Come home to Greystone Legacy - gated community!

Hoover, AL 35242 (29.95 miles) (#799244)

Price: $2,895

(888) 723-7621

Beds: 3, Baths: 3

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6571 Mill Creek Circle

6571 Mill Creek Circle

Birmingham, AL 35242 (27.79 miles) (#786579)

Price: $1,495

(877) 406-3759

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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6515 Mill Creek Circle

6515 Mill Creek Circle

Hoover, AL 35242 (27.89 miles) (#877412)

Price: $1,495

(855) 299-9016

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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4732 Guilford Way

4732 Guilford Way

Birmingham, AL 35242 (27.82 miles) (#880401)

Price: $1,550

(855) 243-1728

Beds: 3, Baths: 2

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Highland Ridge Apartments

Highland Ridge Apartments

Goodwater, AL 35072 (14.26 miles)

Price: $302-$406

(855) 829-4851

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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The Madison At Shoal Run

The Madison At Shoal Run

Birmingham, AL 35242 (29.45 miles)

Price: From $578

(205) 994-2894

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1 - 2

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Colonial Village At Inverness

Colonial Village At Inverness

Birmingham, AL 35242 (29.96 miles)

Price: $595-$1,685

(205) 623-4573

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Parkwood Apartments

Parkwood Apartments

Pell City, AL 35125 (29.27 miles)

Price: From $350

(855) 308-3735

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Landmark at Lancaster Place

Landmark at Lancaster Place

Calera, AL 35040 (29.02 miles)

Price: $685-$1,065

(205) 994-2887

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Springs At Greystone

Springs At Greystone

Birmingham, AL 35242 (29.79 miles)

Price: $650-$1,322

(205) 690-4698

Beds: Studio - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Harrison Estates

Harrison Estates

Pell City, AL 35128 (26.73 miles)

Price: From $545

(855) 211-1446

Beds: 1 - 2, Baths: 1

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Stonecrest

Stonecrest

Birmingham, AL 35242 (28.61 miles)

Price: Please Call

(205) 690-5277

Beds: 1 - 3, Baths: 1 - 2

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Greystone Legacy, 504 Stewards Glen, Birmingham, AL 35242

Greystone Legacy, 504 Stewards Glen, Birmingham, AL 35242

Birmingham, AL 35242 (29.14 miles) (#OODLERENT3611642553)

Price: $2,895

Beds: 3, Baths: 3

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