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Etowah County

County Website

Welcome to Etowah County

With a large concentration of metalworking companies, Etowah County has been an industrial center of Alabama since the nineteenth century. The county is home to the city of Gadsden, Noccalula Falls and Jacksonville State University. Located in northeast Alabama, Etowah is one of the most densely populated counties in the state with more than 102,000 residents.

Core Services

Business Licenses

Business licenses are often administered by the county's Office of the Probate Judge or the Department of Revenue. Access the county business license application or contact information for obtaining a license here.

Tax Information

Businesses pay various taxes through county tax boards, tax assessors, and revenue departments. All entities that conduct business in the county should contact this office to determine their potential tax liabilities.

Chamber of Commerce

Local chambers may serve one or several counties, but each offer a range of economic development resources from area advantages to leadership programs.

Contact Us

Find the main numbers for the Etowah County Courthouses and departmental emails.

Access Etowah County Resources

Local resource contact information for Etowah County's website, Small Business Development Center(s), Taxpayer Service Center(s), Business License office(s), and Chamber(s) of Commerce in your area here.