The City of Tuscaloosa is located in West Alabama on the Black Warrior River, 57 miles southwest of Birmingham. Tuscaloosa is the county seat of 1,340 square mile Tuscaloosa County, which also includes the municipalities of Northport and Brookwood. The City's 83,052 inhabitants (2006) represent over half of Tuscaloosa County's 171,159 population. The home of the University of Alabama, Stillman College, Shelton State Community College, and several large hospitals, Tuscaloosa looms large in the educational and institutional infrastructure of Alabama. Its diversified industrial base is anchored by the 1,900 employee Mercedes-Benz M-Class SUV assembly plant which commenced production in 1997. In 2005, Mercedes completed a $600 million expansion that doubled its work force to 4,000 employees and added another vehicle assembly line at the plant, now 3 million square feet. In year 2007 Mercedes celebrated 10 years of production in the state.

 

Links to some of Tuscaloosa's winning attractions:

The Bama Belle
Located on Tuscaloosa's Black Warrior River, The Bama Belle provides an exquisite setting for sightseeing and dinner cruises.
Children's Hands-On Museum
Children's museum in downtown Tuscaloosa.
Historic Tuscaloosa
Tour Tuscaloosa's historic homes courtesy of the Tuscaloosa County Preservation Society.
Kentuck Art Center
Nurturing our Southern folk art roots while showcasing emerging American craft artists in downtown Northport.
Mercedes-Benz US International
Museum and tour of Mercedes plant.
PARA - Tuscaloosa County Park and Recreation Authority
Lists parks and activities.
Tuscaloosa Convention and Visitors Bureau
Information about attractions, events, tours, and lodging.
Tuscaloosa Vacation Attractions
Tuscaloosa vacation information from InUSA.com.
University of Alabama Museums
Travel through time at Moundville Archaeological Park, the Alabama Museum of Natural History, Gorgas House, or the Paul W. Bryant Museum.

Local & county schools information:

Tuscaloosa City Schools
http://www.tusc.k12.al.us
Tuscaloosa City School's home page. Telephone numbers and driving directions of each city schools. Tuscaloosa City system school reports from the Alabama Department of Education.

Alberta Elem Sch Arcadia Elem Sch Central High Sch Central Primary Sch
Eastwood Middle Sch Martin L King Jr Elem Sch Northington Elem Sch Northridge High Sch
Oak Hill Sch Oakdale Primary Sch Paul W Bryant High Rock Quarry Elem Sch
Skyland Elem Sch Tuscaloosa Ctr Tech Tuscaloosa Middle Sch Tuscaloosa Alt Learning Ctr
Stillman Heights Elem Sch Univ Place Montessori Sch Verner Elem Sch Westlawn Middle Sch
Woodland Forrest Elem Sch      

Tuscaloosa County Schools
http://www.tcss.net/
Tuscaloosa County School's home page. Telephone numbers and driving directions of each county schools. Tuscaloosa County system school reports from the Alabama Department of Education.

Brookwood Elem Sch Brookwood High Sch Brookwood Middle Sch Buhl Elem Sch
Buhl Elem Sch Collins-Riverside Middle Sch Cottondale Elem Sch Crestmont Elem Sch
Davis-Emerson Middle Sch Echols Middle Sch Englewood Elem Sch Faucett-Vestavia Elem Sch
Flatwoods Elem Sch Hillcrest High Sch Hillcrest Middle Sch Holt Elem Sch
Holt High Sch Huntington Place Elem Sch Lloyd Wood Middle Sch Matthews Elem Sch
Maxwell Elem Sch Myrtlewood Elem Sch Northside High Sch Northside Middle Sch
Sprayberry Reg Ed Ctr Taylorville Primary Sch Tuscaloosa Co High Sch Vance Elem Sch
Walker Elem Sch Westwood Elem Sch    

Tuscaloosa Private Schools

American Christian Academy The Capitol School Open Door Christian School Tuscaloosa Academy
Tuscaloosa Christian School Holy Spirit Catholic School    

 

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