About Dothan, AL

Located in southeast Alabama, Dothan is known as The Peanut Capital of the World. With a name derived from the Bible, Dothan lies just west of Georgia and north of Florida. Along with being a major transportation and commercial city, a large amount of crops are processed here, which is how it earned its nutty nickname. With temperatures that vary throughout the year, a rich history, and plenty of nature to explore, Dothan offers a little something for everyone every day.