Location in Calhoun County and the state of Alabama
|• Type||Mayor-Council (7 members)|
|• Mayor||Brian Young|
|• Total||9.8 sq mi (25.3 km2)|
|• Land||9.8 sq mi (25.3 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||702 ft (214 m)|
|• Density||522.4/sq mi (202.4/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0160373|
|Website||City of Piedmont|
Piedmont is a city in Calhoun and Cherokee counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. The population was 5,120 at the 2000 census. It is included in the Anniston-Oxford, Alabama Metropolitan Statistical Area.
On March 27, 1994, a F4 tornado struck here, destroying the Goshen United Methodist Church and killing 22 people including the groom's 4-year-old daughter.