General Information

County Seat: Anniston
Dec 18, 1832 from ceded Creek Indian Territory
in northeastern Alabama
Named for:
originally named Benton County, the name was later changed to Calhoun County in honor of John C Calhoun
Neighboring Counties:
Etowah, Cherokee, Cleburne, Talladega, and St Clair Counties

 Revenue Commissioner
The Revenue Commissioner is responsible for the assessment of personal and real property and for the collection of taxes levied by the State of Alabama.

Calhoun County Assessor
1702 Noble Street
Suite 104 & 106
Anniston, AL 36201

Property Maps -

Court Records

Calhoun County Judge of Probate
Recording Division
1702 Noble Street
Suite 102
Anniston, AL 36201
Fax 256-231-1728

Calhoun County Records were lost in the 1861, 1865 courthouse fires.

Calhoun County Courthouse
1702 Noble St., Suite 102
Anniston, AL 36201-3889
(256) 236-8231

Calhoun County Clerk of Probate
P.O. Box 610
Anniston, AL 36202-0610
(256) 236-8231

Calhoun County Circuit Court Clerk
1702 Noble Street
Anniston, AL 36201
(256) 231-1750

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Calhoun County Sheriffs Dept.
400 W 8TH Street
Anniston, Alabama 36201
(256) 236-6600
Check Bouncers
Current Inmates - includes charges & Booking Dates
Current Most Wanted
Missing Persons
Most Wanted List
Outstanding Warrants
Registered Sex Offenders
Registered Sex Offenders - by town

Calhoun County Jail / Sheriff's Office
400 W. 8th St.
Anniston, AL 36201
(256) 236-5561
Fax (256)237-5383

Anniston Police Department
Post Office Box 2168
Anniston, AL 36202

Jacksonville Police Department
116 Ladiga Street Southeast
Jacksonville, AL 36265

Ohatchee Police Department
Post Office Box 645
Ohatchee, AL 36271
(256) 892-3156

Oxford Police Department
100 Choccolocco Street
Oxford, AL 36203
City of Oxford Investigator Leads-Need Information
City of Oxford Sex Offenders

Piedmont Police Department
Post Office Box 112
Piedmont, AL 36272

Weaver Police Department
Post Office Box 1060
Weaver, AL 36277


Calhoun County Profile - US Census Bureau

Source of county historical information:

 History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography by Owen, Thomas McAdory Chicago:  S J Clarke Publishing Co, 1921