Douglas is a small rural, farming community with plenty of room to roam. It is located south of Albertville and west of Boaz. The school system is part of the Marshall County School System and has approximately 2,200 students and 125 teachers in preschool through high school. It is located on AL HWY 75, and an easy commute to Birmingham. From rolling hills and, green pastures to babbling brooks and wooded streams, beautiful country awaits you in Douglas/Horton and the unincorporated communities in Marshall County.