Sheffield is located in Colbert County (North Region), just northeast of Tuscumbia along Highway 43 on the banks of the Tennessee River placing it as part of the Florence, Alabama metro area.
The city prides itself in its efforts for excellent higher education. With multiple schools striving to have the best education it is a wonderful place to choose where to learn the most.
The city is alfo full of history at its historical building in downtown Sheffield. The building is now part of the Civic Center and a place where much activity takes place.
The Pickwick Lake, and The Ritz Theater are wonderful places to visit while in the area due to the amount of boating and fishing provided at Pickwick Lake and the amazing shows at the Ritz Theater.