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Huntsville is located in north central Alabama and is known for its industry, in a variety of fields. It is home to everything from textile mills to former munitions factories, to the Marshall Space Flight Center of NASA, to Redstone Arsenal, a United States Army Command. Huntsville is also praised for its historic preservation efforts. The National Trust in 2010 named it as a “Distinctive Destination.“ With such a diverse economy and a very large population in the area, Huntsville needs a banking industry that can keep up with it. The residents of the area have no need to worry. If you are an individual or family living in the Huntsville area, or you are visiting as a tourist or on business, there are plenty of banks to fulfill every banking need.

Huntsville is home to the headquarters of more than 25 banks and 20 credit unions. There a quite a few notable institutions among those, including CB&S Bank, Bank Independent, Redstone Federal Credit Union, Progress Bank and Trust, and Listerhill Credit Union. The oldest bank in the Huntsville area is the First Bank of Boaz, which is over 100 years old and was established in 1906. Besides the banks that are headquartered in the Huntsville area, there are more than 30 banks and 10 credit unions that also have branches in the city. In total, there are approximately 60 banks and 30 credit unions, with about 460 branches around Huntsville.

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