The City of Northport is located in west Alabama on the Black Warrior River, approximately 60 miles southwest of Birmingham.  Northport’s 31,125 inhabitants (2020) represent 14% of Tuscaloosa County’s 227,036 population.

Visitors to the city can enjoy a variety of activities and places.

  • Arts & Culture - From the Kentuck Arts & Crafts Center to historic homes and a historic downtown with shops and dining there is plenty to see & enjoy.
  • Events - Northport is host to community events throughout the year.
  • History - Read about Northport's beginning as a settlement in 1813 to becoming the fast growing city of today.
  • Outdoor Activities - From trails to picnicking to golf there are plenty of options for enjoying the outdoors. 

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