Dothan is a city in Dale, Henry, and Houston counties in the U.S. state of Alabama. It is the county seat of Houston County and the seventh largest city in Alabama. It is near the state’s southeastern corner, approximately 20 miles (32 km) west of the Georgia state line and 16 miles (26 km) north of Florida. It is named after the biblical city, the place where Joseph’s brothers threw him into a cistern and sold him into slavery in Egypt. Book your body rub and nuru massage in Dothan, AL.