Spanish Fort, AL

Description:

East of Mobile, Alabama, Spanish Fort is a small, affluent suburb of the “Eastern Shore,” with a reputation for quality public schools and low crime rate.

 

The city was, in fact, named after a trading post-turned military fort once located in the area. The site now boasts a beautiful and modern community center.

Population:

Apx. 8,644 (2017)

Climate:

Long, hot, oppressive summers and brief winters characterize the weather in Spanish Fort. The temperatures span a wide range throughout the year, from average lows of forty two degrees in the winter to average highs of ninety degrees in the summer.

Median House Price:

$264,900 (2018)

 

Median Income:

Individual: $47,826

Family: $76,469

 

Popular Jobs:

 

  • Baldwin County Board of Education

  • Wal-mart

  • Infirmary Health

  • Collins Aerospace

  • Columbia Southern University

  • South Baldwin Regional Medical Center

  • The Grand Hotel

  • Baldwin County Commission

  • Publix

 

 

Schools:

Spanish Fort Elementary

Rockwell Elementary

Old Spanish Fort Christian School

Spanish Fort Middle School

Spanish Fort High School

Faulkner State Community College

Coastal Alabama Community College

City Hope College