Decatur is a small city in northern Alabama. It is located between Limestone County and Morgan County, and is often called the "River City", as it is on the banks of Wheeler Lake by the Tennessee River. Decatur has a population of 56,000 (2011 estimate).
Guide to Decatur AL Hotels
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Originally known as Rhodes Ferry Landing, the city was renamed in 1821 after Commodore Stephen Decatur, the first American national military hero. The growth and development of Decatur was due to its location by the river. It became an economic center and a hub for transportation between Nashville/Chattanooga and Mobile/New Orleans.
Visiting Decatur, Alabama
Huntsville International Airport and Birmingham International Airport are two airports which you can use to fly to Decatur.
Decatur can be reached by taking interstate highways I-65 and I-565, and US Highway 31.