Community Profile

Town of Falkville:
Located One Hour From Birmingham and Huntsville

Population 2010 Census:
Town – 1,279
County- 119,490


Falkville Public Library

Assisted Living Facilities:
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Falkville High School
Falkville Elementary School

Falkville Volunteer Fire Department:
Two Stations
Fire Insurance Rating: 6/9
Volunteers: 28
Total Trucks: 7

Police Department:
Total Personnel: 8
Patrol Cars: 8

Water & Sewer
Provider: Falkville Utilities
Distributors: Hartselle Utilities & West Morgan-East Lawrence Water Authority

Distributors: Joe Wheeler EMC
Source: Tennessee Valley

Natural Gas:
Suppliers: Wheeler Basin

Solid Waste Disposal:
County Landfill

Area Colleges & Universities:
Athens State University (Athens)
Calhoun Community College (Decatur)
Wallace State Community College (Hanceville)
University Of North Alabama (Florence)
University Of Alabama – (Huntsville)

Area Hospitals:
Decatur Morgan Hospital (Decatur)
Parkway Medical Center (Decatur)
Cullman Regional (Cullman)

Long Term Nursing Facilities/Nursing Homes:
Falkville Healthcare
Summerford Nursing Home

Rail Carriers Serving Community: CSX Transportation
Frequency of Switching Service: As Required
Highways Serving Community: Us 31; Co 55
Interstate Exchanges: I-65 #322

Air Services:
Nearest Airport: Hartselle-Morgan County
Paved Runway Length: 3,600 Ft.

Cullman Airport – Folsom Field
Vinemont, AL 35179
Phone: (256) 775-1011
Lighted Runway is 5,500 Feet Long

Commercial Air Service: Huntsville International (30 miles) Carriers: Multiple

Other Transportation Services:
Bus Service: Greyhound (Decatur)
Nearest Navigable Waterway: Tennessee River (20 Miles)
Waterway Port Facilities: 20 Miles (2 Public; 1 Private)

Sales Tax:
City: 4%
County: 1%
State: 4%
Total: 9%

Fuel Tax:
Town Limits:
Gasoline $.02 per gallon
Diesel $.01 per gallon
Police Jurisdiction:
Gasoline $.01 per gallon
Diesel $.005 per gallon