Homes and Properties in Phelan, Hanceville, Alabama

Phelan is a peaceful community located in Cullman County that’s just outside Cullman’s city limits. Classified as an incorporated populated place, its neighboring communities include Carrol Acres (1.4 miles away), Bolte (1.4 miles away), Wesoda (1.9 miles away) and Good Hope (3.1 miles away).


The nearest airport serving Phelan, Alabama is Huntsville International Airport. Located 48.6 miles away from the city, it can be reached in less than an hour via car. U.S. Route 31 serves as the community’s main thoroughfare, connecting it to the city of Cullman to the north and Hanceville to the south.

What’s in the Area

Cullman County Museum. Founded by Col. John Gottfried Cullman in 1977, this historic museum serves as the ultimate destination if you would like to discover and know more about Cullman’s rich and colorful history. The museum features an Archaeological room, a Primitive room, Nursery a music and photo gallery, a natural history room as well as a clothing store. The  museum is open on weekdays from 9 am to 4 pm and from 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm on Sundays.

Parks managed by Cullman County Parks and Recreation. The Parks and Rec department manages a wide variety of parks in the area. These include Cullman Wellness and Aquatics, Heritage Park, a golf course, Hurricane Creek Park, the McGukin Civic Center, Donald E. Green Senior Center, Gymnastics and Cheer Academy, Festhalle Market Platz and the NeSmith Pool.

Carmike Cinemas. If you’re looking to watch a movie, Carmike Cinemas is the nearest theater in the neighborhood, located in Olive Street.

Outlet Shops of Grand River. Located just an hour away from Phelan, you’ll reach The Outlet Shops of Grand River. Hailed as the Best Shopping District in the whole of Birmingham by Birmingham magazine, this development spans over 6,500 acres and contains an extensive line up of factory stores of well-known brands and designer items, as well as culinary delights and open green spaces and various recreational facilities to explore and enjoy.