Orange Beach, Alabama 

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Population

5,826

+12.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$57,750

Median Home Price

$360,200

Best Places to Live in Orange Beach, 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 Orange Beach, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Low crime
-Strong economy
-Mild winters
Cons
-Humid
-Long commute
-Few cultural resources

Local Listings in Orange Beach
 $225,000 
29375 Low Dr
Bed 1 | Bath 1 | 754 SqFt
 $8,000 
26802 Perdido Beach Blvd Unit P86
Bed 1 | Bath 0 | 754 SqFt
 $439,000 
26253 St Lucia Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 3000 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Orange Beach
Zip Codes: 36561
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 161 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Orange Beach is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Orange Beach jobs have increased by 3.3%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Orange Beach's cost of living is 12.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Orange Beach's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
Baldwin county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Orange Beach's population is 5,826 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 12.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 27.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Orange Beach is $360,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 14.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Orange Beach 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 Orange Beach. More Education


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Housing Market in Orange Beach

It's a good time to buy in Orange Beach. Home Appreciation is up 14.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Orange Beach Real Estate

The median home price in Orange Beach is $360,200. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Orange Beach   3 Reviews
Love it here and very busy - 7/10/2010
There is a great divide I agree but I live in Orange Beach and we are lower middle class and are quite happy. There are several things to do for families and with a... Read More

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Love This Town - 7/10/2010
There is a great divide in rich and poor but I live in Orange Beach and we are lower middle class and are quite happy. There are several things to do for families and... Read More

Culture in desperate need of improvement! Recreat - 5/18/2007
This area is heavily populated with ostentatious elitists. It is growing rapidly and, because it is so expensive to live here now, it seems to only be attracting the... Read More


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36561

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NEW LISTINGS IN ORANGE BEACH
$225,000
29375 Low Dr
Bed 1 | Bath 1

$8,000
26802 Perdido Beach Blvd Unit P86
Bed 1 | Bath 0

$439,000
26253 St Lucia Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$639,000
4688 Walker Ln Unit C1
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$275,000
28888 Canal Rd Unit 4
Bed 0 | Bath 1

$699,000
32334 Sandpiper Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

$1,150,000
26682 Cotton Bayou Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 5

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