New Homes in Cullman
Founded in 1873 by German immigrant, Col. John G. Cullmann, Cullman, Alabama is a great place to call home. It’s situated along Interstate 65, 50 miles north of Birmingham and 55 miles south of Huntsville, and full of history and charm. Cullman has an outstanding reputation for its exciting attractions, excellent school systems, scenic parks, and friendly environment.
Whether you’re a lifelong resident or new to Cullman, you can enjoy access to quality, new construction housing through Davidson Homes. We’re building new homes in Cullman and look forward to turning your vision of a dream home into a reality. Here’s a closer look at what you can expect if you choose Cullman.
Living in Cullman
Cullman is located in Cullman County, which is one of the fastest growing counties in the state of Alabama. New industries and businesses are quickly making their way to Cullman while established ones are growing at an exponential rate. This is great news if you’re looking to launch a business or work for a successful one in the area.
In addition, Cullman has been ranked as the safest city in Alabama, mainly due to its low crime rates and impressive police force. No matter if you’re single, have a young family, or consider yourself an empty nester, you’re sure to appreciate the area’s sparse suburban feel and peaceful neighborhoods.
Things to Do in Cullman
There is no shortage of attractions in Cullman. Many of the city’s museums, public parks, and landmarks uphold its rich history. Here are several of the most popular places to go and explore in Cullman.
Ave Maria Grotto
Founded in 1891, the Ave Maria Grotto is the flagship tourist landmark in Cullman. Built by Br. Joseph Zoettl, a monk at the historic St. Bernard Abbey, sits on a beautiful hillside with 125 small stone and cement structures.
Sportsman Lake Park
There’s nothing better than spending a nice day at Sportsman Lake Park in downtown Cullman. Since it's surrounded by a shallow body of water, it’s the perfect place to explore fish and wildlife. Plus, you can camp out or play a game of golf at the 18-hole putt putt course.
Clarkson Covered Bridge
Built in 1904, the Clarkson Covered Bridge was originally used to connect farmers and travelers to Crooked Creek. Today, it’s a popular wedding venue as well as an exciting historical site with hiking trails and picnic areas.
Founded in 1955 by Ed Smith, Smith Farms produces authentic Southern foods. It’s Cullman’s go-to destination for meat products, grits, muffins, gravy, Amish and Wisconsin cheeses, pure honey, fresh jams and preserves, and more.
Goat Island Brewing
Founded in 2015, Goat Island Brewing has perfected the art of craft beers in the area. Its beers feature the German influence that makes Cullman what it is today. Check out this brewery if you’re looking to unwind with a refreshing, award-winning beer after a long day.
Smith Lake Park
If you love to camp, Smith Lake Park, which is situated on the shores of Lewis Smith Lake is the perfect place to go. Choose from nine cabins and 219 full-service campsites. There are also 61 tent sites if you prefer that route.
Cullman County Museum
The Cullman County Museum was built inside a replica of Cullman founder John Cullman’s original 19th-century home. Here, you’ll immerse yourself in the history of the Native Americans and settlers who turned Cullman into their home.
Heritage Park Cullman
Take your entire family to Heritage Park Cullman. Whether you enjoy a nice game of baseball or soccer, swing a golf club, hang out at the playground, or have a picnic, it’s the ideal place for outdoor fun.
Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center
Stay happy and healthy with a membership at Cullman Wellness & Aquatic Center. This premiere fitness facility boasts a modern gym, personal trainers, and group exercise classes. We can’t forget the kiddie pool, indoor leisure pool, and outdoor waterpark.
Cullman's Excellent Schools
If you have children, you’ll be pleased to learn that Cullman City Schools has been ranked as one of the top public school districts in Alabama. The school system serves over 3,000 students in five schools. These schools include Cullman High School (Grades 9-12), Cullman Middle School (Grades 7-8), East Elementary School (Grades 2-6), West Elementary School (Grades 2-6), and Cullman City Primary School (Grades K-1).
Additionally, Cullman City Schools proudly hosts the Cullman City Head Start Program. It’s a wonderful community of students, teachers, staff, and community. We have no doubts your kids will love being a Bearcat!
Why Buy Now in Cullman
There’s never been a better time to explore new homes in Cullman. Whether you’re looking for a modest ranch or mid-size family home, Davidson has you covered! We’ll work with you to design and build the perfect home for your unique budget and lifestyle in one of our new communities in Cullman. Contact us today for more information!