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The City of Alabaster is committed to a safe, healthy, and wholesome environment for family living. Alabaster has experienced remarkable growth over the last 10 years with a growth rate of well over 60 percent.
The city of Birmingham is the largest city in Alabama and is situated in both Shelby and Jefferson Counties.
Calera is located in the southern portion of the County and approximately 30 miles south of Birmingham and positioned along the Interstate 65 corridor.
The City of Chelsea is located in north central Shelby County approximately 10 miles Southeast of Birmingham along the U.S. Highway 280 corridor.
Columbiana is centrally located in the County approximately 25 miles southeast of Birmingham. Columbiana serves as the county seat with many county government offices located in Columbiana. As such, many people come to Columbiana to conduct business.
The Town of Harpersville is located on the east central border of Shelby County along the Coosa River and U.S. Highway 280 approximately 28 miles southeast of Birmingham.
Helena is located in northwest Shelby County approximately 20 miles south of Birmingham. Helena was once a thriving center of steel production and coal mining.
When plans were made in the late 1950's to widen Highway 31 southward from Birmingham, William Hoover knew that things were about to change for the largely undeveloped area just south of Vestavia Hills.
Indian Springs Village
The Town of Indian Springs Village is located in northern Shelby County approximately 12 miles south of the City of Birmingham.
The City of Leeds is located in the most northern portion of Shelby County and is contiguous to the city of Birmingham. Leeds is primarily located in Jefferson County but extends throughout Shelby and St. Clair counties.
Montevallo is located in the south western section of the County and approximately 30 miles south of Birmingham. Montevallo offers a small-town quality of life but within short driving distance of Alabama's largest metropolitan area.
Pelham is located in the central portion of the County and approximately 15 miles south of Birmingham.
Vestavia Hills is located in both Jefferson and Shelby Counties in northern Shelby County and is an affluent adjoining suburb of the city of Birmingham. Only a small number of residential properties within the city limits are also within Shelby County.
The Town of Vincent is located in Northeastern Shelby County on the county boundary that follows the Coosa River and is approximately one mile north of U.S. Highway 280. Vincent is located approximately 30 miles southeast of Birmingham.
The Town of Westover is located along the Highway 280 corridor in the Northeast quadrant of Shelby County approximately 20 miles southeast of the city of Birmingham.
The Town of Wilsonville is located in southeast Shelby County just seven miles east of the county seat, Columbiana and 30 miles southeast of Birmingham.
Wilton is located in the south western section of the County and approximately 40 miles south of Birmingham. The town was incorporated in 1918.