Mobile County, Alabama 

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Population

412,716

+1.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$43,844

Median Home Price

$153,900

Median Age

37.3

Comfort Index (Climate)

3.8 / 7.7

summer / winter

United States / Alabama / Mobile / Mobile County / Cities / Zip Codes
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Best Places to Live in Mobile County, Alabama

Mid-sized port city - Southern tip of Alabama near the Gulf Coast. October, April and November are the most pleasant months in Mobile County, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

mobile, AL Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Historic interest
Winter climate
Arts and culture
Cons
Wet climate
Crime rates
Hurricane risk


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.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Alabama
County: Mobile County
Metro Area: Mobile
Political Ideology: Somewhat conservative
City: Mobile, Prichard, 19 total
Zip Codes: 36695, 36608, 36605, 36582, 36575, 36609, 36693, 36606, 36618, 36541, 38 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 221 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mobile County is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mobile County jobs have increased by 1.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mobile County's cost of living is 17.3% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Mobile County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Mobile county remained strongly Republican, 55.3% to 43.4%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Mobile County's population is 412,716 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 1.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mobile County is Real Estate: $153,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.0%.

SCHOOLS
Mobile County public schools spend $10,830 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.1 students per teacher in Mobile County. More Education



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It's a good time to buy in Mobile. Home Appreciation is up 15.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Mobile is $153,900.

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ZIP CODES IN MOBILE COUNTY, ALABAMA
36695, 36608, 36605, 36582, 36575, 36609, 36693, 36606, 36618, 36541, 38 total

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