Huntsville's Districts and Neighborhoods

Districts & Neighborhoods

Huntsville is continuously voted as one of the best places to live in the U.S. It’s easy to see why when you spend time in any of the diverse areas of town. Despite rapid growth, the “Rocket City” is laid out in an intuitive and easy-to-navigate way, making it simple to plan a visit full of worthwhile sights. Each district has unique elements that cater to any kind of lifestyle. Whether it’s the history of the Merrimack, Lincoln and Medical districts, the peaceful ambience of Hampton Cove, or the fine dining and shopping of Providence and Research Park, Huntsville's residents and visitors love having options for where and how they spend their time.

Want to explore our neighborhoods and districts as you plan your trip to the “Rocket City?” Click on the districts and neighborhoods to the left that you’re interested in and discover each distinct vibe as you browse through hotels, restaurants, shops and attractions.

Community-wide Events
Alphonse Mucha: Master of Art Nouveau
Mar 26

The gorgeous Art Nouveau designs of Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939) are featured...

Apollo: When We Went to the Moon
Mar 26

To celebrate the Apollo 11 50th Anniversary, this exhibit will highlight...

Burritt Backpack Explorers
Mar 26

Just in time to celebrate Alabama's Bicentennial, Burritt on the Mountain...

Chinese Lantern Festival: The Wild
Mar 26

Boasting more than 800 illuminated lantern displays, this festival will...

Encounters – Jared Small: Southern Moments in Time
Mar 26

The latest exhibition in this long-standing showcase for outstanding...