Gadsden, Alabama is a city in, and the county seat of, Etowah County, located on the Coosa River about 56 miles northeast of Birmingham and 90 miles southwest of Chattanooga, TN, with an estimated population of 35,000 in 2019.  Typical of the deep south, Gadsden experiences a humid subtropical climate with four distinct seasons.  Points of interest include Noccalula Falls Park, Gilliland-Reese Covered Bridge, Imagination Place, Coosa River, Gadsden Museum of Art, James D. Martin Wildlife Park, Mary G. Hardin Center for Cultural Arts and Gadsden Symphony Orchestra.