Phil Campbell town is located in the Franklin county of Alabama. Covering a total land area of 4.1 square miles, it recorded a population of 1091 as per the 2000 census.
The town was founded in 1857. The local businesses include a couple of resturants, grocery stores and a tax preparation company outlet. The town hosts an annual event featuring road races, car shows, and arts and crafts sales.
The town boasts of a natural conservatory featuring a natural swimming pool which has been designated a National landmark. Notable natives of the town include Tonto Coachman, the former football coach of Abilene Christian University team.In the year 2011, Phil Campbell was devastated by a large tornado, damaging many buildings in the town.