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The Ideal Place to 
Live, Work, Shop, Play…
Start a Business & Raise a Family.


of Arab


Welcome to the beautiful City of Arab!

Located in Northeast Alabama in Marshall County, Arab is nestled atop Brindlee Mountain, and is one of the highest points in the State. More than 8,300 residents chose Arab, and there are approximately 53,000 in our retail trade area.
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Arab City Schools

The Arab City School System is made up of 4 schools:





  • In 2019, the Arab City School System was 1 of ONLY 8 out of  137 total school systems in the State to score an “A” at every school. 
  • In 2019, the Public Affairs Research Council of Alabama (PARCA) ranked Arab City Schools 2nd in the State for having the lowest percentage of graduates in need of remedial college courses; with 4% in math and 1% in English.
  • In 2019, Arab High School was ranked the 10th best high school in the State by U. S. News & World Report


Parks & Recreation

We work so you can play!!

Community Testimonies

Having moved to Arab from a large city has been a wonderful experience. I have seen the people who live here help anyone who needs help, all you have to do is ask.

Karen M.

“I moved from California and thought that I wouldn’t fit in, but people have taken me in. I have great friendships, I am part of many families, and married a beautiful woman. ”

Nicholas B.

When I was young I couldn’t wait to move away from Arab. After being gone a year, I realized how much I missed our small town life and moved our family back.

Nathan O.

Arab City Hall

740 North Main Street
Arab, Alabama 35016

Monday – Friday

Phone 256.586.3544


Mission Statement

The City of Arab has a mission to foster and sustain a living environment that cultivates progressive awareness and the acceptance of diverse cultural differences, while maintaining a wholesome family atmosphere.

The mission also includes an improved quality of life through economic growth and development, continuously seeking ways to increase revenues, and the ongoing expansion of local Infrastructure.