Jackson County

General Information

County Seat: Scottsboro
1819 Dec 13, from Cherokee land
Named for:
Andrew Jackson
Neighboring Counties:
Madison, Marshall, and DeKalb Counties, Alabama, Dade County, Georgia, Franklin and Marion Counties, Tennessee

Jackson 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.

Jackson County Assessor
102 E Laurel Street
Suite 47
Scottsboro, AL 35768

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Court Records

Jackson County Records were lost in the  1864 courthouse fire.

Jackson County Courthouse
P.O. Box 397
Scottsboro, AL 35768
(256) 574-9320

Jackson County Probate Court
204 Liberty Lane
Scottsboro, AL 35769
(256) 574-9290

Jackson County Probate Office
Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 128
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Physical Address:
102 East Laurel Street
Suite 11
Scottsboro, AL 35768
Fax: 256-574-9318

Records Available through the Probate Office:
Deed records beginning in 1830
Marriage records beginning in 1851
Will records beginning in 1850
Military Discharge records

Jackson County Circuit Court Clerk
102 Laurel St.
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Genealogy Records

Criminal Records

Jackson County Sheriffs Office
102 E. Laurel
Scottsboro, Alabama 35768
(256) 574-2610
Jackson County Registered Sex Offenders

Jackson County Jail
545 Parks Ave.
Scottsboro, AL 35768
(256) 574-1884
Fax (256) 574-2164

Bridgeport Police Department
PO Box 86
Bridgeport, AL 35740

Hollywood Police Department
PO Box 308
Hollywood, AL 35752

Pisgah Police Department
PO Box 2
Pisgah, AL 35765

Scottsboro Police Department
23123 John T. Reid Parkway
Scottsboro, AL 35769

Section Police Department
PO Box 310
Section, AL 35771

Skyline Police Department
21638 Ala. Highway 79
Scottsboro, AL 35768

Stevenson Police Department
104 Kentucky Avenue
Stevenson, AL 35772

Woodville Police Department
PO Box 94
Woodville, AL 35776

Jackson County Demographics

Jackson 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