county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States
Mobile (English pronunciation: /moʊˈbiːl/) (pronunciation) Archived 2007-12-01 at the Wayback Machine is the third most populous city in the U.S. state of Alabama and is the county seat of Mobile County. The population within the city limits was 198,915 as of the 2000 census. It is at the head of Mobile Bay. Mobile is the principal municipality of the Mobile Metropolitan Statistical Area, a region of 399,843 residents which is composed solely of Mobile County and is the second largest MSA in the state. Mobile is included in the Mobile-Daphne-Fairhope Combined Statistical Area with a total population of 540,258, the second largest CSA in the state.
|City of Mobile|
The Port City or Azalea City or The City of Six Flags
|Coordinates: Coordinates: 30°41′40″N 88°02′35″W / 30.69444°N 88.04306°W|
|Incorporated (town)||January 20, 1814|
|Incorporated (city)||December 17, 1819|
|• Mayor||Sam Jones|
|• City||159.4 sq mi (412.9 km2)|
|• Land||117.9 sq mi (305.3 km2)|
|• Water||41.5 sq mi (107.6 km2)|
|10 ft (3 m)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||0155153|
- ↑ "An Act to provide for Government of the Town of Mobile. —Passed January 20, 1814." (Internet Archive). A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing The Statutes and Resolutions in Force at the end of the General Assembly in January 1823. Published by Ginn & Curtis, J. & J. Harper, Printers, New-York, 1828. Title 62. Chapter XII. Pages 780–781.
- ↑ "An Act to incorporate the City of Mobile. —Passed December 17, 1819." (Internet Archive). A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing The Statutes and Resolutions in Force at the end of the General Assembly in January 1823. Published by Ginn & Curtis, J. & J. Harper, Printers, New-York, 1828. Title 62. Chapter XVI. Pages 784–791.
- ↑ ""Mobile Alabama"". GNIS Feature Query Results. Retrieved 2007-10-19.
- ↑ ""2000 census for Mobile, Alabama"". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2008-04-17. Retrieved 2007-10-14.
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 ""Population of Metropolitan Statistical Areas"". U.S. Census Bureau 2000 MSA Populations. Retrieved 2007-10-19.
- ↑ "USA: Alabama". CityPopulation.de. Retrieved 2007-04-23.
- ↑ ""Population of Combined Statistical Areas"" (PDF). U.S. Census Bureau 2000 CSA Populations. Retrieved 2007-12-01.