Spanish Fort, AL Overview

The intimate community of Spanish Fort enjoys a prime location near Mobile Bay, where residents enjoy easy access to fishing piers, golf courses, tennis courts, historic forts, recreation facilities, state parks, beautiful gardens, and art centers.  This Eastern Shore community offers all the relaxation of a country environment in close proximity to the region's proliferation of downtown centers, boutiques, specialty shops, antique shops, bookstores; clothing stores, furniture outlets, hardware stores; pharmacies, professional offices, restaurants, and markets.  Sprawling over 3,800 acres is historic Blakeley State Park, the largest National Register site east of the Mississippi River.  Here, visitors can explore the remains of Civil War rifle fire pits, batteries, and earthen forts.  Bon Secour Wildlife Refuge attracts visitors of all ages who are interested in local fauna and flora.  To the west is Meaher State Park, providing a fascinating educational perspective of the Mobile River Delta from an elevated boardwalk that stretches more than 1,200 feet in length.

 

Municipal Offices

251-626-4884

www.cityofspanishfort.com

 

Chamber of Commerce

251-621-8222

www.eschamber.com

 

Summary

Population Growth (since 2000) 52 %
Population Density (ppl / mile) 268.00
Household Size (ppl) 2.547
Households w/ Children 31 %

Housing Stability

Annual Residential Turnover 14 %
5+ Years in Residency 29 %
Median Year in Residency 3.52

Housing Inventory

Spanish Fort, AL Housing Inventory 286 836 2,412 2,412 286 836 2,412

Market Overview

183 listings with an estimated median price of $289,000

Price Count
$0 - 100K 8
$100K - 200K 35
$200K - 300K 55
$300K - 400K 48
$400K - 500K 17
$500K - 600K 9
$600K - 700K 3
$700K - 800K 2
$800K - 900K 1
$1M - Max 5
Property Type Count
Single Family 144
Rental 10
Lots and Land 39

(Data as of 12/16/2018)

Population Demographics

The population of the community broken down by age group. The numbers at the top of each bar indicate the number of people in the age bracket below.

Spanish Fort, AL Population Demographics

Total: 7,891

Households:3,248

Median Age: 42.87

Climate and Weather

The Temperature chart displays average high and low values for January and July, and is designed to provide an indication of both seasonal and daily temperature variability. The Weather Risk Index indicates the calculated risk of each type of weather event occurring in the future. This risk is based on historical localized storm events and weather patterns. The national average for each type of weather event equals a score of 100, so a score of 200 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Temperature (degrees F)

Spanish Fort, AL Temperature

Weather Risk

Spanish Fort, AL Weather Risk

Education

The Community Educational Index chart is based on the U.S. Census Bureau's Socioeconomic Status (SES) elements. Factors used in creating the index below are income, educational achievement, and occupation of persons within the selected ZIP code. Since this index is based on the population of an entire Zip code, it may not reflect the nature of an individual school.

Education Climate Index

Spanish Fort, AL Education Climate Index

Highest Education Level Attained

Spanish Fort, AL Highest Education Level Attained 1,136 1,148 449 148 56 600 1,766 1,136 1,148 148 56 600

Employment and Finance

Workforce

Spanish Fort, AL Workforce

Income by dollar range (Median Income: $72,396)

Spanish Fort, AL Income by dollar range 123 117 57 134 166 118 108 190 83 171 424 434 354 280 333 63 86 7

Fair Market Rents

The Fair Market Rents show average gross rent estimates based on figures provided by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Studio
$719
One Bedroom
$754
Two Bedroom
$873
Three Bedroom
$1,272
Four Bedroom
$1,472

Smoking Ban

The Smoking Ban data indicates whether an area has a smoking ban in place for workplaces, restaurants or bars. This information represents that of the search area and may not reflect that of the whole County or State.

Workplaces
Yes
Restaurants
Yes
Bars
No

Crime

The Crime Index compares the risk or probability of future occurrence of certain types of crime in this community as compared to the national average. The national average for each type of crime equals a score of 1.0, so a score of 2.0 would represent twice the risk as the national average, and a score of 0.50 would represent half the risk of the national average.

Spanish Fort, AL Crime

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