General Information

County Seat: Dothan
Created: 1903 Feb 9, from parts of Dale, Geneva, and Henry Counties
Named for:
Alabama Gov George Smith Houston
Neighboring Counties:
Geneva, Dale, and Houston Counties, Alabama, Early and Seminole Counties, Georgia, and Jackson County, Florida

Houston County Government Directory
Houston County Directory

Houston County 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.

Houston County Revenue Commissioner
462 North Oates Street
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 677-4714
Fax (334) 677 - 4706

Court Records

Houston County Courthouse
P.O. Box 6406
Dothan, AL 36302-6406
(334) 677-4700

Houston County Clerk of Probate
100 North Oates Street
Dothan, AL 36302-6406
(334) 793-1114

Announcements and Press Releases
Budget Charts and Information
Houston County Probate Department
462 N. Oates Street
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 677-4792
Fax (334) 677-4724

Houston County Circuit Court Clerk
462 North Oats Street
Dothan, AL 36303
(334) 677-4858

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Houston County Sheriffs Office
PO Box 6406
Dothan, AL 36302
(334) 677-4888
Current Inmate Listing
Sheriff's Department Directory
Houston County Registered Sex Offenders

Ashford Police Department
PO Box 428
Ashford, AL 36312

Columbia Police Department
PO Box 339
Columbia, AL 36319

Cottonwood Police Department
PO Box 447
Cottonwood, AL 36320

Dothan Police Department
210 North Saint Andrews Street
Dothan, AL 36303
City of Dothan Most Wanted Fugitves
City of Dothan Unsolved Cases
City of Dothan Information Request

Dothan Regional Airport Police Department
800 Airport Drive
Dothan, AL 36303

Gordon Police Department
PO Box 46
Gordon, AL 36343

Kinsey Police Department
6947 Walden Drive
Kinsey, AL 36303

Taylor Police Department
1469 So. County Road 59
Taylor, AL 36301

Webb Police Department
PO Box 127
Webb, AL 36376

Houston County Demographics

Houston 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