State Docks


North Central Alabama along the banks of the Tennessee River, 75 miles north of Birmingham, 116 miles south of Nashville, 25 miles west of Huntsville and 200 miles southeast of Memphis. The State Docks are located on mile 301.4 of the Wheeler Reservoir.

Area & Topography

Fully-served 56.38 acre site Land cost per acre: $30,000 & up (includes all utilities) Level to gently rolling slopes. The land ranges from 560 to 620 ft. above sea level.


Highway: US 72-A - Four Lane, on site (E/W); US 31 - Four Lane, 5 miles from site (N/S); Interstate 65 - 8 miles from site (N/S)
Railroad: Norfolk Southern Water: Access to the Tennessee River. Public barge terminal is located 1/4-mile from park
Air: Commercial Service: Huntsville/Madison County International Airport (20 miles)
General Aviation: Pryor Field (10 miles)


Electric: Electric: Joe Wheeler Electrical Co-op, TVA
Water: Decatur Utilities - 8-inch main on site
Gas: Decatur Utilities - 8-inch main on site
Wastewater: Decatur Utilities - 12-inch main on site

Current Companies

  • Chiptec
  • Bulkmatic
  • Well Safe, Inc.
  • UPS
  • Corporate Warehouse Services
  • Bearing Service Co.
  • Carry Companies
  • BTK Motorsports
  • The Letco Companies
  • Penske Truck Leasing
  • Micor Industries
  • JMS Metal Services
  • Rexel Southern
  • Daikin America
  • Sunbelt Rentals
  • 3M Company
  • Cemex and Conimet at State Docks Port

Co-location opportunities available.