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What Bert Has To Say About Mobile Metro Area

Mobile is a major port and shipbuilding and commercial center at the head of Mobile Bay on the Gulf Coast. The area has a rich history as an antebellum seaport, and parts of the city reflect this heritage (as well as its Spanish and French colonial history). For many, Mobile offers what New Orleans offers without many of its problems. There is some tourism, and manufacturing industries include paper, aerospace, and automotive. The area has grown considerably as a port facility, in part because of the growth of Asian-owned auto plants in Alabama and other parts of the South. Employment has been a mixed bag, with high-paying jobs in short supply.


  • Profile: Mid-sized port city
  • Time zone: Central Standard Time
  • Elevation: 221
  • Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
  • City: Mobile
  • Zip Codes: Mobile (zip 36695)

Quick Facts About Mobile

    The unemployment rate in Mobile (zip 36695) is 7.50 percent(U.S. avg. is 6.30%). Recent job growth is Negative. Mobile (zip 36695) jobs have Decreased by 1.14 percent.
    Compared to the rest of the country, Mobile (zip 36695)'s cost of living is 8.30% Lower than the U.S. average.
    As of 2014, Mobile (zip 36695)'s population is 44,880 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 36.18 percent.
    Average Commute time is 25 minutes. The National Average is 25 minutes.
    The median home cost in Mobile (zip 36695) is $140,000. Home appreciation the last year has been -2.30 percent.
    Mobile (zip 36695) public schools spend $9,565 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,435. There are about 16.9 students per teacher in Mobile (zip 36695).

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