DeKalb County, Alabama was established in 1836.  Thereafter settlers migrated from South Carolina, The Dakotas, Illinois, Kansas, and Georgia to settle in the area we now call Sylvania.  The town was incorporated in 1967.  Highway 75 was created in 1949 and allows traveling through the town limits between Henagar and Rainsville.

Sylvania Alabama

DeKalb County Public Fishing Lake

DeKalb County Public Fishing Lake is a 120-acre lake with largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish, and crappie.

Lake Information
Sylvania High School

Sylvania School

Home of the Rams, Sylvania School is a K-12 public school proudly serving its community since the early 1900’s. The school is a member of the DeKalb County School District.

School Information

Sylvania City Park

Located by the DeKalb County Lake, the city park includes ball fields, a playground, basketball court and a soccer goal.

Park Hours