It was settled around 1807, and was then named "Alvarez Station," after the Spanish landowners that held the land. The town was officially founded in 1895, and named after the founder's wife.
Today, Saraland is known as a residential place to live for low to middle income inhabitants.
People Born in Saraland
Saraland in People's Lives
Jessica Lowndes: I traveled here in 2013 to film scenes of the movie The Prince.