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Orange Beach is a city in Baldwin County, in the Daphne-Fairhope metro area.

The latitude of Orange Beach is 30.294N. The longitude is -87.573W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 13 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 4,281.


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Median household income
Local
$40,542
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Orange Beach demographic reports
Orange Beach is on the Alabama Gulf Coast.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 11. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 2.6 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Interstate Mullet Toss - April 27-29, 2007
  • Frank Brown Songwriters Festival - Nov. 8-18, 2007
Dates often change. Check Orange Beach web sites and events links in the sections below.
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was above the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Orange Beach demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Baldwin County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Mobile area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 36561 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

15% of Orange Beach residents report German ancestry, and 15% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Orange Beach ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Orange Beach was $27,082, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

25% of Orange Beach residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Orange Beach festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Orange Beach, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $483.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,065.


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Libraries

Libraries in Orange Beach include Orange Beach Public Library ... View libraries

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Politics

Baldwin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Orange Beach political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Orange Beach workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel

Hotels in Orange Beach include Days Inn Gulf Shores, Holiday Inn Express, Perdido Beach Resort, Sleep Inn Gulf Front Resort.

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