Carrollton is a town in and the county seat of Pickens County, Alabama. It has a total area of 2.1 square miles. 0.96% of the town area is water.
The public education system is handled by the Pickens County Board of Education, which is located here. It has an elementary school. The Pickens County Educational Center is a branch of the Bevill State Community College. Manufacturing, transportation and warehousing, and educational services are the major contributors to the local economy. The closest hospital is the Pickens County Medical Center, located in the town. Carrollton's cost of living is 14.60% lower than the country average, making living here comparatively cheaper.
The city gets about 53 inches of rain annually, with about 86 days having measurable precipitation. Snowfall is about an inch annually