What? Lay Lake is a 12,000 acre reservoir on the Coosa River with more than 289 miles of shoreline built by Alabama Power during the building of the Lay Dam hydro electric facility.
Where? St. Clair, Talladega, Shelby, Coosa, and Chilton Counties of Alabama
Who’s your neighbor? Wilsonville, Columbiana, Talladega Springs and Shelby
How deep? 88 ft
How high? 396 feet above sea level
How big? Surface area is 18.75 square miles