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Saraland is a city in Mobile County, in the Mobile metro area.

The community was named for the wife of postmaster Clark J. DeWitt

The latitude of Saraland is 30.820N. The longitude is -88.07W.

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

The estimated population, in 2003, was 12,507.


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Median household income
Local
$38,318
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Saraland demographic reports
Former and merged names include:
· Alvarez Station
· Cleveland
Part of a Spanish land grand to Don Diago Alvarez
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 24. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.9 per 1,000 people.
Historic sites and museums: Saraland Historical Museum

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Saraland demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Mobile 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 36572 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

8% of Saraland residents report German ancestry, and 12% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Saraland ancestry & family history guide.

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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Saraland was $19,470, compared with $21,587 nationally.

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12% of Saraland residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Median rent in Saraland, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $387.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $769.


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Libraries in Saraland include Saraland Public Library ... View libraries

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Mobile County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Saraland political report.

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Traffic

The average commute time for Saraland workers is 23 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 5 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Saraland between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 4.1 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was slightly lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Saraland include Comfort Inn, Days Inn, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Holiday Inn Express Saraland.

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