quality of life

Quality of Life

Lowndes County, Alabama, offers the best of both worlds to individuals: high-quality education, small-town atmosphere with low-crime rates and low-cost of living, next to a major metropolis in Montgomery. Lowndes County is also a short drive from the Gulf Coast.

Businesses relocating to Lowndes County will find a capable, experienced workforce to meet their needs.

It was named for South Carolina statesman, William Lowndes. The county seat is Hayneville.

With the Alabama River making the northern boundary of the County, excellent fishing opportunities abound along with the abundant wildlife found county-wide with world-class deer and turkey hunting available in local wildlife refuges, as well as on private preserves and with local hunting guides.

Calico Fort, an annual arts and crafts fair that has operated annual for over 40 years is an eagerly anticipated event featuring vendors from across the Southeast, as well as local and regional entertainment. Proceeds go to local charities. Visit the website to learn more.


Primary-Secondary Schools

Lowndes County Public Schools
80 South Commerce Street
Hayneville, AL 36040
334-548-2131 (Office)
334-548-2161 (Fax)

Lowndes Academy
215 S Broad St
Lowndesboro, AL 36752

Post-Secondary Schools

Auburn University
Auburn University-Montgomery
Auburn University Economic Community Development Institute
Alabama State University        
Central Alabama Community College
Faulkner University
Huntingdon College
South University
Southern Christian University    
Trenholm State Technical College
Troy University
Wallace Community College, Selma
Troy University-Montgomery    
Tuskegee University

Training & Education Programs

A variety of training and education programs are offered by area technical and community colleges for Lowndes County’s current and future workforce, as well as dual enrollment in the local school system giving students an opportunity to receive high school and college credit at the same time in academic as well as career tech courses.

Trenholm State Technical College Click here to visit the website
Wallace Community College, Selma Click here to visit the website
Alabama Industrial Development Training (AIDT) Click here to visit the website


Nearby Hospitals & Clinics

Baptist Medical Center East
400 Taylor Rd
Montgomery, AL

Baptist Medical Center South
2105 South Blvd
Montgomery, AL

Jackson Hospital
1725 Pine St
Montgomery, AL

American Family Care Wetumpka
4452 US Hwy 231
Wetumpka, AL

Taylor Crossing Pri Med
34 Taylor Rd North
Montgomery, AL

Prattville Pri Med
1595 East Main St
Prattville, AL

Wetumpka Urgent Care
11 Cambridge Dr
Wetumpka, AL

The Jackson Clinic
1801 Pine St
Montgomery, AL

American Family Care Prattville
1965 Cobbs Ford Rd
Prattville, AL

American Family Care Eastchase
2570 Berryhill Rd
Montgomery, AL

All Med Industrial Medicine

L.V. Stabler Memorial Hospital
29 LV Stabler Drive
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-267

Hayneville Family Health Center
100 Oak Street
Hayneville, AL 36040