Welcome to Cullman!
Founded in 1873 by German refugee Colonel John G. Cullmann, Cullman is known for its early agricultural success and ability to accommodate widespread industrial projects. With a population currently hovering just over 15,000, Cullman is the county seat and largest of Cullman County‘s 13 municipalities. Cullman is located halfway between Birmingham and Huntsville and is the epicenter for multiple major highway systems. Cullman offers an impressive array of local attractions, hotels, restaurants, retail establishments, educational and medical facilities, and access to cultural, sporting, and entertainment events. Cullman supports progressive economic development, technological advancements, and creative quality-of-life endeavors. Cullman offers 21st Century living while maintaining the quintessential Southern charm that immediately engages visitors. Cullman is an ideal community to stay a while … or a lifetime!
Cullman is a thriving 21st Century community fueled by its quaint heritage and indelible Southern charm! Cullman has an excellent year-round climate with short mild winters and long warm summers. Cullman has one of the best school systems in the state, amazing tourist attractions, thriving and growing businesses and industries, a diverse medical community and state-of-the-art hospital, lots of parks and recreational outlets, and much more. There are many factors that make Cullman the best place to live, work, worship, play, and raise a family! MORE >
Modern infrastructure, market access, modest business costs and a business-friendly community are all good reasons to locate your business in Cullman. Companies choose Cullman, Alabama as the location for their facilities because we are dedicated to helping local businesses thrive. We are committed to helping our local businesses and industries succeed. Whether it is a new development project, the expansion of an existing building, or workforce training programs, we are here to help. MORE >
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Cullman annually hosts numerous local, regional and national events including tournaments, festivals and fairs while offering an impressive array of local attractions, parks, hotels, restaurants and retail establishments as well as expanded shopping, cultural, sporting and entertainment opportunities due to its convenient location between Birmingham and Huntsville.
Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism has been an innovative leader in providing quality recreation opportunities to the residents of Cullman and the surrounding areas for over 30 years. Established in 1979, the department offers 10 parks, a golf course, and 5 recreational facilities offering activities for all ages and interests including athletics, senior programs, community events, aquatics, fitness, arts, and more. The department has won numerous state and national awards for its large scale impact on the community, serving as a catalyst for the tourism industry in Cullman as well as providing nationally recognized facilities and programs for the area’s population. MORE >