Decatur it is a city in Limestone and Morgan districts in state of USA in the State of Alabama. The city as tenderly name "a city the river", is in Northern Alabama on the bank of lake Uiler to the river Tennessee dress. It is the big city and districts from Morgan County. To estimations, population in 2006 was 55778.
Decatur also the basic cities-counties two big Decatur Metropolitan Area which 150125 in 2006. In a combination to the Area Huntsville the metropolitan, two to create Huntsville-Dekatur the Combined areas of statistics from which, Decatur is the second-large city.
As well as in many cities in the south of the country in the beginning of 19 centuries, early success Decatur has been based on its place, along the river. Railway routes and driving by traffic boats were pushed with a city, that before Northern Alabama "with economic conditions. The city has quickly turned to the large economic center in a valley of Tennesi and there was the center for tourists and cargoes between Nashville / Chattanooga and mobile / the Nju-anatto tree. Throughout 20th century the city has endured steady growth, but was has eclipsed as the regional economic center on quickly growing Huntsville during space race. The city finds now the economy are substantially based on branches of manufacture, transit of cargoes and greetings and hi-tech manufactures, such as General Electric, and also alliance United Launch.
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