The medium sized town of Gallant is also known as "Clear Springs" and it is located in the County of Etowah. Gallant lies just west of the County seat of Etowah, Gadsden. Local inhabitants are primarily engaged in a range of diversified economic activities. A few are also involved with the local Post Office. Elementery education and health facilities are an important part of the local economy. Since it is basically a rural community tourism activities is an important part of the local economy.