gulf shores Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 181 2.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 2,343 34.8 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,805 26.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,668 24.8 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 737 10.9 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,263 93.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,054 30.5 % 30.5 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,523 - -
19 years old and under 1,993 18.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,989 28.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 3,056 29.0 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 2,485 23.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 8,961 96.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 363 3.9 % 14.1 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 957 22.1 % 33.2 %
Married 2,525 58.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 98 2.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 748 17.3 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,838 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,728 39.9 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,110 60.1 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,132 34.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 341 2.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 690 5.8 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 376 3.2 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 685 5.8 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 1,394 11.8 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 4,035 34.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 185 1.6 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,501 21.1 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,598 21.9 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 1,023 8.6 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 331 2.8 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 290 2.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 190 1.6 % 13.1 %
Electric 4,527 38.2 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 127 1.1 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 74 0.6 % 4.2 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 9,655 96.4 % 75.7 %
African-American 34 0.3 % 13.1 %
Native American 40 0.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 199 2.0 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 87 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 45,777 53,657
Median Family Income 49,472 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 27,751 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 67.74 %
  • Temperature 88.7 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.97 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.05
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.02 %
6.0 0.00 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com