Quality of Life

When you’re ready for the charm of small town and country living within reach of everything a big city has to offer, Lauderdale County is here for you.

The quality of life in Lauderdale County is ideal: 50,000 acres of publicly owned land stretch across the county, offering fishing, boating, hiking, and everything you expect in an inviting natural environment. Our public schools have a 99% graduation rate. Exceptional healthcare keeps us running strong. The chance to live in one of our small towns, or out in the open country, brings families looking for a safe and comfortable place to raise children.
Come for:

Lower Cost of Living – You’ll have to look far and wide to find a more affordable place to live. The cost of living in Lauderdale County is 30% below the national average.

Safety – Our people and our superb police forces make Lauderdale County one of the safest places anywhere.

Educational and Job Opportunities – With fewer than 17 students per teacher, our schools put the focus where it belongs – on the students. Industry abounds here and is growing!

Community and Social Connections – We give a new meaning to Southern charm. The welcome you receive in Lauderdale is warm and genuine. You’ll be like family in no time.

Natural Beauty – The Mississippi River, more than 50,000 acres of public land, lakes, parks, and more add tranquility to life here.

Cleaner Air – Get away from big city smog. Take a deep breath of the freshest air your lungs will ever enjoy.

Our Culture – Family-centered, faithful, and friendly, our culture is exactly what you and your family need and will come to cherish, just as we do.