If you’re looking for the friendly small town way of life with the comfort of big city amenities right down the road, look no further than Leeds, Alabama. For those who enjoy a little bit slower pace than the big city, Leeds offers just that.
Located just 17 miles from downtown Birmingham, Leeds sits on the borders of Jefferson, Shelby, and St. Clair counties, making it a tri-county municipality. Conveniently located close to I-20 and I-59, Leeds is one of the most popular cities for families to relocate. As families are opting for less time in the car and more time with one another, Leeds has become an epicenter for those working in Birmingham and Atlanta.
Leeds offers amenities for its 12,000 residents who call the small town home. Leeds Memorial Park has walking trails, playgrounds and was established to honor Leed’s veterans from all wars. Civic clubs from the area maintain the park and its beauty. Kids will enjoy the Leeds Sports Complex, compete with five baseball and softball fields, as well as a soccer field. The park hosts tournaments year round that sees competitors from all over the southeast.
The only drawback of Leeds? Deciding where to eat. With great options all over, you and the family will never run out of great food to enjoy. Whether you’re craving some famous fried chicken at or in the mood to try something new at The Three Earred Rabbit, the possibilities are endless.
Housing options are some of the best Alabama has to offer. Whether you’re a young professional looking for an apartment, a young family looking for newly constructed starter-homes, or maybe you’re ready to build your dream home… don’t forget to consider Leeds.
Like we mentioned before, Bremen is a great option for those who want to be halfway between Birmingham and Atlanta. With one of the best school systems in the state, Leeds City School System is well known for their strong academic and extracurricular programs. Leeds was recently recognized in the national rankings on the best high schools in Alabama in a US News & World Report.
For those looking for a home in a location where there are family-owned shops, and everybody knows everybody, Leeds is the perfect place to call home. With the convenience of a big city just down the road, Leeds is the perfect place for any family.
But don’t take us at our word, we invite you to explore Leeds for yourself, and you can get started from home. Check out the links below to see what residents are currently saying, search homes available for sale, check out market trends, and more!
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