Fairhope, Alabama

city in Baldwin County, Alabama U.S.

Fairhope is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama. It is on a sloping plateau, along the cliffs and shoreline of Mobile Bay. As of the 2000 census, 12,480 people lived there.[1]

Fairhope, Alabama
Location in Baldwin County and the state of Alabama
Location in Baldwin County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: Coordinates: 30°31′35″N 87°53′44″W / 30.52639°N 87.89556°W / 30.52639; -87.89556
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyBaldwin
Area
 • Total11 sq mi (28.5 km2)
 • Land11 sq mi (28.5 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
122 ft (37 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total12,480
 • Density1,134.5/sq mi (437.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
36532-36533
Area code(s)251
FIPS code01-25240
GNIS feature ID0118120

Notable residentsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Census 2000 Demographic Profile Highlights" (for Fairhope, AL),US Census Bureau, 2007, webpage:US-Census-FairhopeAL Archived 2020-02-12 at Archive.today