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city of Arab

City Website

Welcome to the city of Arab

The city of Arab is a dual-county municipality located in Marshall and Cullman counties in northeast Alabama. With over 8,000 residents, Arab offers a high quality of life and an abundance of business resources in one of the state’s best ranking school districts. The city offers several historic and recreational opportunities, including the Arab Historic Village, two city parks, and the annual Poke Salat Bluegrass Festival.

Core Services

Business Licenses

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

Economic Development

Access Municipality and area business development resources including, incentives, incubator opportunities, and local demographics compiled by municipality agencies, the area chamber of commerce, or the area economic development authority.


Access a primary municipality news source for the latest municipality information.

Contact Us

Find locations, emails, and phone numbers for various departments here.

  • 740 North Main Street
    Arab, AL 35016
  • (256) 586-3544