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Etowah County Public Records Resources

Etowah County is located in the northeastern section of the state of Alabama and its name comes from a Cherokee word meaning “edible tree”. The county was created on December 7, 1866, and its county seat is Gadsden. The county is known to be the smallest county in the state yet, as of the year 2000, its total population was 103,459.

This county has been known for its natural beauty. Adorned with natural scenery, it’s a wonderful place to reside. Behind this beauty, however, there is a darker side. A few of the major problems are increasing drug addiction, sex offense arrests and other violent crimes in the county.

If you wish to search all available information about a specific person living in Etowah County then using an online public records search will let you have it without much time and effort expended. If you want a more direct approach, just pay a visit to the Etowah County courthouse and sheriff’s office personally. Their address information is shown below.

County Courthouse Info:

Etowah County Courthouse:
P.O. Box 187
Gadsden, AL 35902
Telephone: (256) 549-5342

County Sheriff's Office Info:

Etowah County Sheriffs Office:
827 Forrest Ave
Gadsden, Alabama 35901
Telephone: (256) 549-2183
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