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Spanish Fort
  • Suburb of Mobile, AL

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grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade B minus
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade B+
  5. Good for Families
    grade A
  6. Diversity
    grade B
  7. Jobs
    grade A
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade B
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade B+
  12. Commute
    grade C+

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Spanish Fort is a suburb of Mobile with a population of 9,720. Spanish Fort is in Baldwin County and is one of the best places to live in Alabama. Living in Spanish Fort offers residents a dense suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals live in Spanish Fort and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Spanish Fort are above average.

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About Spanish Fort...
Population
9,720

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$237,700
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,214
National
$1,163
Area Feel
Dense Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    34%
  • Own
    66%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade B minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    246.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    67.2
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    56
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    156.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    2,577.6
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    22.4
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    17%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    10%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    15%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    26%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    17%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    2%
    national  11%

Working in Spanish Fort

Jobs
grade A
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$89,504
National
$69,021

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