Cleburne County Commission | Cleburne County, Alabama

Welcome to the Cleburne County Commission

Cleburne County is rich with natural beauty and opportunities for outdoor recreation. The county is home to Alabama’s highest point, Mt. Cheaha which is a foothill of the Appalachian Mountains. Other outdoor gems include the Talladega National Forest, Dugger Mountain Wilderness, Tallapoosa River, Pinhoti Trail, Chief Ladiga Trail and Terrapin Creek. Located in northeast Alabama, the rural county is within an hour's drive to Birmingham and Atlanta via Interstate 20.

Cleburne County was established in December 1866 and named for Patrick R. Cleburne. Born in Ireland in 1828, he was the South’s highest-ranking foreign-born officer. The county courthouse was built in 1907 and listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976.

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, Cleburne County is home to nearly 15,000 people. For more demographic information about the county, visit Cleburne’s Census Quick Facts.

Upcoming Events

Cleburne County Library Board meeting
Aug 02
The Lucile L. Morgan Public Library's board meeting is held quarterly beginning at 3:30 p.m. at the library. The library is located at 541 Ross Street...
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Cleburne County Fair
Aug 12-13
The Cleburne County Chamber of Commerce will host the annual County Fair at Ross Mountain Adventures starting at 6 p.m. on Aug. 12 and going through A...
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Labor Day
Sep 05
County offices will be closed Monday, Sept. 5, 2016, in observance of Labor Day.
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Columbus Day
Oct 10
County offices will be closed Monday, Oct 10, 2016, in observance of Columbus Day.
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General Election
Nov 08
General Elections for federal, state and county offices will be held Nov. 8, 2016. For more information, contact the Cleburne County Board of Registra...
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