Huntsville ranked #11 Best Places to Live based on quality of life and the job market in each metro area, as well as the value of living there and people's desire to live there.
ASCTE is located in Huntsville, Alabama one of the fastest growing cities in Alabama. Huntsville is home to the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Redstone Arsenal, U.S. Space and Missile Command, Marshall Space Flight Center, Toyota-Mazda, Facebook Data Center, Hudson Alpha Biotechnolgy Institute, and many military and technology contracting companies. Huntsville is also home to the University of Alabama at Huntsville, Alabama A & M University, and Oakwood University.
Events in Huntsville include Big Spring Jam, an annual music festival, Panoply Arts Festival, and The Whistlestop festival, to name few.
The city is home to the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command and NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center, which is located at the nearby Redstone Arsenal. Huntsville is also the location of Alabama A&M University, Oakwood University, University of Alabama in Huntsville and the J.F. Drake State Technical College. Some of the larger events that take place in the city include the Big Spring Jam, an annual three-day music festival held in the Big Spring International Park in downtown Huntsville and the Panoply Arts Festival. The city is also home to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, which exhibits the only Saturn V rocket designated as a National Historical Landmark.