Daphne, Alabama 

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Population

27,719

+18.6% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$61,986

Median Home Price

$247,800

Median Age

37.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

4.2 / 7.7

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Daphne, Alabama

Daphne, Alabama is a picturesque town located in Baldwin County and renowned for its stunning beaches, historic sites, and outdoor recreational activities. It offers plenty of things to do for explorers, from visiting the Daphne History Museum or fishing at Lake Forest to strolling along the boardwalk of Mobile Bay or checking out local stores such as Shoppes at Jubilee Square. Visitors can also explore local attractions such as Weeks Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve or shop at nearby malls such as Eastern Shore Centre. With easy access to cities like Mobile and Pensacola, Daphne makes an ideal destination for visitors seeking an unforgettable experience close to urban amenities. Gulf coast towns - On the eastern shore of Mobile Bay, only eleven miles east of Mobile.
State: Alabama
County: Baldwin County
Metro Area: Daphne-Fairhope-Foley Metro Area
City: Daphne
Zip Codes: 36526
Cost of Living: -7.5% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 161 ft above sea level

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Daphne, Al Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Low crime
Strong economy
Mild winters
Cons
Humid
Long commute
Few cultural resources

What Bert Has To Say About Daphne-Fairhope-Foley Metro Area

The Daphne-Fairhope-Foley, AL metro area is located on the eastern shore of Mobile Bay, only eleven miles east of Mobile. Daphne is one of the smaller metros in the United States and is comprised of Baldwin county. It is also considered to be part of the larger Mobile consolidated metro area.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Daphne is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Daphne jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Daphne's cost of living is 7.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Daphne's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Daphne, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Baldwin county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 76.2% to 22.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Daphne's population is 27,719 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 18.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Daphne is Real Estate: $247,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.5%.

SCHOOLS
Daphne public schools spend $8,731 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.3 students per teacher in Daphne. More Education



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Housing Market in Daphne

It's a good time to buy in Daphne. Home Appreciation is up 13.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Daphne is $247,800.
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Reviews for Daphne   3 Reviews
daphne - 12/7/2014
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I Love Daphne - 6/30/2007
If you are looking for peace and quiet with shopping and beaches conviently located, then Daphne is the city for you!! chanel... Read More

Daphne, AL - 10/17/2005
Daphne is a safe and beautiful place to live. The main highway surrounded with trees and flowers making it a relaxing drive, although traffic gets extremely heavy... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN DAPHNE, ALABAMA
36526

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