Abbeville is a city in and the county seat of Henry County, Alabama. Its population at the 2010 census was 2,688, and it is part of the Dothan, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area. The city has a total area of 15.6 square miles. 15.6 square miles of it is land and 0.1 square miles of it (0.32%) is water.
The Red Cross, as well as Habitat for Humanity have centers in the city. Abbeville High School and Abbeville Christian Academy are the two high schools located here. The city also has one local radio station.
Abbeville is the first city in the Rand McNally Road Atlas, both by city and state name. It is also called The City of Dogwoods.