Lake Wedowee, also known as the R. L. Harris Reservoir, is a reservoir in Randolph County, Alabama. The 10,660-acre lake is located on the upper part of the Tallapoosa River and was built at one of the last hydro sites in Alabama.
Randolph County’s population as of the 2010 census was nearly 23,000. With numbers higher than that in the summer. Randolph County is also home to three birding sites on the Piedmont Plateau Birding Trail. Clean, clear water and abundant recreational opportunities bring many permanent and part-time residents to the area, and numerous residential and commercial real estate opportunities are available in the region.
Randolph County’s location means abundant employment, education, and local business opportunities. Residents enjoy small-town rural living near big-city amenities, making the entire area an attractive residential real estate market. The town is strategically located near Wedowee Marine Marina and Sales, Flatrock Park, Tallapoosa River, Woodland, Roanoke, Wadley, and Southern Union College. Therefore, a myriad of economic and entrepreneurial opportunities exist, giving the area great potential to thrive as a residential community.
Randolph County’s business and industry potential combined with affordable housing and recreational opportunities make it a prime location for real estate investments in residential, commercial, and property management opportunities.
Duffey Realty, West Georgia’s premier resource for real estate buyers and sellers, has been a leading provider of real estate services for Lake Wedowee and Randolph County since 1982. We specialize in helping our clients find the residential, commercial, land/farm, or investment real estate property that best suits their needs.