gulf shores Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 219 3.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 2,166 32.3 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,887 28.2 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 1,666 24.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 759 11.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 6,222 92.9 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 2,069 30.9 % 30.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 10,703 - -
19 years old and under 2,100 19.6 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 3,069 28.7 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 3,012 28.1 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,522 23.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 8,862 95.0 % 84.6 %
Spanish 468 5.0 % 14.3 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 1,064 24.4 % 33.5 %
Married 2,393 54.8 % 50.5 %
Separated 116 2.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 792 18.1 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 11,782 - -
Occupied Housing Units 4,667 39.6 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,115 60.4 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 4,106 34.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 281 2.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 738 6.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 445 3.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 519 4.4 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,207 10.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 4,210 35.7 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 276 2.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 2,519 21.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,704 23.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 948 8.0 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 354 3.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 269 2.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 181 1.5 % 13.0 %
Electric 4,427 37.6 % 33.5 %
Natural Gas 155 1.3 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 85 0.7 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 9,851 96.9 % 75.5 %
African-American 3 0.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 48 0.5 % 0.8 %
Asian 250 2.5 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 12 0.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 47,662 55,775
Median Family Income 57,712 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 31,877 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 63.33 %
  • Temperature 70.17 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.72 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 8.63
    [CDD] 0.68
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