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city of Anniston

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Welcome to the city of Anniston

The city of Anniston is located in northeast Alabama, situated 60 miles outside of Birmingham. Known as “The Model City,” Anniston is the commercial and industrial center of Calhoun County with a proactive economic development department. The city is home to more than 22,000 residents and the Anniston Museum of Natural History.

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  • 1128 Gurnee Avenue
    Anniston, AL 36201
  • (256) 236-3422