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Living in Huntsville, Alabama:
Tips for Moving and Visiting

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If you've been wondering what it's like to live in or visit Huntsville, the Crowdsourced Explorer community can help. We asked six people living in Huntsville what someone who is considering moving to or visiting there should know. Here are their pros and cons, tips, and advice:

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6 comments on “Huntsville”

Huntsville is a growing city that has the Space and Rocket Center. It has all four seasons and many mountains and hills. It is a quiet and safe city that is wonderful for raising a family. As far things to do, there are museums, the botanical gardens, and an outdoor mall.

Ashlee, says: 2020

Huntsville is a diverse city with lots of people from all over the world. We have a number of colleges, Redstone Arsenal, the Space and Rocket Center and Camp, and many great restaurants. Huntsville, Alabama, is a beautiful city with mountains and lakes and parks to enjoy. I love it.

Amanda, says: 2020

Huntsville is a city with vast diversity, from rocket science to the arts to unique sports. There’s a thriving downtown life, outdoor malls, museums, beautiful parks, and various hiking trails. The cost of living can be debatable about being affordable, depending on where you are living and shopping. There’s frequently farmers markets and artist markets, and various thrift stores! There’s always an opportunity to be made here!

Ariana, says: 2020

Huntsville, Alabama, is growing rapidly and immensely. Second, we feature not only Redstone Arsenal, but many civilian companies that support of our military as well. Third, and finally, our cost of living is one of the lowest in the country. There are new developments being built all over our city, making it one of the fastest growing in the Southeast. With new companies and developments being built, Huntsville is a great place to raise a growing family.

Allison, says: 2020

Huntsville is a growing city in Northern Alabama known for its growing population of aerospace and defense companies. It’s called the “Rocket City” and is home to NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center and Redstone Arsenal, a US Army base. Residents are proud of the safe and walkable downtown which has many restaurants, breweries, and hosts frequent concerts and events in Big Spring Park.

Nicole, says: 2020

Huntsville, Alabama, is a high-tech city known for having the US Space and Rocket Center. It is also a safe place to raise a family and a quiet city. The cost of housing is low compared to most other states. There are four seasons in Huntsville and during summer, it is very humid.

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