Cedarhurst in Huntsville, AL
Cedarhurst is a gated and guarded luxury community of full brick homes. Many of the homes are less than 25 years old, with 1600 to 6000 square feet. Condominiums are also available in the community. Several historic districts complement modern neighborhoods like Cedarhurst. Some of the amenities are tennis courts, clubhouse and community pool. Huntsville enjoys a subtropical humid climate with hot summers and mild winters. The Tennessee River is less than 10 miles from downtown, which accommodates boating and other water sports.
Economy in Huntsville, AL
Low unemployment and heavy job growth with higher income levels attracts many. Huntsville is rich in technology because of government support, a lot of talent and leaders who think ahead. This forward thinking has kept large and established companies like Boeing, Lockheed Martin and Teledyne-Brown from moving. This thinking has also attracted startup entrepreneurs.
Schools near Cedarhurst
- Jones Valley Elementary School
- Huntsville Middle School
- Huntsville High School
- Huntsville Center for Technology
- Alabama A&M University
- University of Alabama-Huntsville
Things to do near Cedarhurst
Local stores include Kohl’s, Victoria’s Secret, TJ Maxx and a Super Target. There are two enclosed malls. Pamper yourself with manicures, pedicures and hair care. Get a new tattoo or relax at the day spa. Nightlife is at several pubs and bars, and there are nightclubs as well. Restaurants serve traditional American, steakhouse, Mexican, and fast food. Cedarhurst’s Haunted Mansion is a popular place to visit. If you have kids, take them to Harrison Brothers Hardware. They will love the old equipment, large candy selection, old toys and marbles by the scoop. Harrison’s is on the National Register of Historic Places.
Cultural attractions and events
- Panoply Arts Festival
- Huntsville Botanical Garden
- Huntsville Museum of Art
- Broadway Theater League
- U.S. Space and Rocket Center
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