Fairhope, Alabama 

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Population

23,584

+31.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

2.9%

Median Income

$58,767

Median Home Price

$356,400

Median Age

45

Comfort Index (Climate)

4.2 / 7.7

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Fairhope, Alabama

Gulf coast towns - On the eastern shore of Mobile Bay, only eleven miles east of Mobile. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Fairhope, while July and August are the least comfortable months.
State: Alabama
County: Baldwin County
Metro Area: Daphne-Fairhope-Foley Metro Area
City: Fairhope
Zip Codes: 36532 36559
Cost of Living: 3.3% higher
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 161 ft above sea level

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Fairhope, 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 Fairhope is 2.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Fairhope jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Fairhope's cost of living is 3.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Fairhope's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Fairhope, 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
Fairhope's population is 23,584 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 31.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Fairhope is Real Estate: $356,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 16.5%.

SCHOOLS
Fairhope 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 Fairhope. More Education



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Housing Market in Fairhope

It's a good time to buy in Fairhope. Home Appreciation is up 13.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Fairhope is $356,400.
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Reviews for Fairhope   13 Reviews
Very liberal small town - 11/9/2021
I have lived here for years cute small eclectic. Liberal for Alabama. ... Read More

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Review for liberals and conservatives - 5/26/2021
We just moved to Fairhope from California and absolutely love it! For the most part, it’s like minded common sense conservatives close to the bay and lots of shopping.... Read More

general all aroung quality of life - 8/21/2012
Beautiful mix of the standard retail within 15 mina, but in our downtown is ecclectic meets "old townMarch of each year Fairhope hosts a mammoth Arts and Artist event... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN FAIRHOPE, ALABAMA
36532 36559

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