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city of Cordova

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Welcome to the city of Cordova

The city of Cordova is located in Walker County in north-central Alabama, 35 miles from Birmingham. Encompassing 5.9 square miles, Cordova is situated on the Mulberry Fork of the Black Warrior River along U.S. Highway 78. Originally a textile mill town, the city is home to over 2,000 residents and the nationally historic Gilchrist House.

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  • 154 Main Street
    Cordova, AL 35550
  • (205) 483-9266