The GrowCove service area is located in Madison County, AL, and is roughly  bounded by Monte Sano Mountain, the Flint River, Keel  Mountain, the northern boundary of Owens Cross Roads, Green Mountain, and Huntsville Mountain.

Jurisdiction is split between the City of Huntsville (incorporated areas) and Madison County (unincorporated areas). Multiple Alabama state house and senate districts also cover the Cove.

GrowCove Approximate Service Area, including Huntsville City Council Districts and unincorporated areas with boundary. (Neighboring towns not shown as they are outside of GrowCove limits)


Approximately 20,000 people live within the GrowCove area, with 53% of land located within the City of Huntsville and 47% of land located in unincorporated Madison County.  The towns of Gurley, Owens Cross Roads, and New Hope are not located within the borders as shown above.

Planning staff from the MPO / City of Huntsville created a presentation including local demographics, which can be viewed here.