The famous person General Joseph Gorgas is associated with one of more of the Tuscaloosa County historic places.
Some of the country's most noteable architects helped create the Tuscaloosa County places including William Nichols, Geo. P. Turner, Don Buel Schuyler, Miller & Martin, J.D. Caples, C.W. Ayers and J.E. Greene. Prominent architectural styles found in Tuscaloosa Country are Bungalow/Craftsman, Classical Revival and Colonial Revival.