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Fairhope is a city in Baldwin County, in the Daphne-Fairhope metro area.

The community was named by Midwesterners who hoped for a model community based on common ownership of land.

The latitude of Fairhope is 30.522N. The longitude is -87.903W.

It is in the Central Standard time zone. Elevation is 121 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 14,138.


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Median household income
Local
$42,913
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our Fairhope demographic reports
Fairhope is on Mobile Bay.
Crime: The number of violent crimes recorded by the FBI in 2003 was 23. The number of murders and homicides was 0. The violent crime rate was 1.7 per 1,000 people.
Local festivals include:
  • Alabama Coastal BirdFest - Oct. 18-21, 2007
  • Music Festival - April 28, 2007
  • Grand Festival of Art by the Bay - Oct. 20-21, 2007
Dates often change. Check Fairhope web sites and events links in the sections below.
Fairhope attractions: Municipal Pier
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

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Sections below provide additional information and links about Fairhope demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Baldwin 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 36559 ZIP code.

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Ancestry & family history

12% of Fairhope residents report German ancestry, and 9% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fairhope ancestry & family history guide.

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Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fairhope was $25,237, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

37% of Fairhope residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

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Fairhope festival dates:

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Housing & real estate

Median rent in Fairhope, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $601.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,073.


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

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

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Fairhope restaurants taking online reservations include The Colony Grill ... View restaurants

Traffic

The average commute time for Fairhope workers is 24 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

A total of 2 fatal motor vehicle accidents occurred in Fairhope between 2001 and 2003, according to reports gathered by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

This is a rate of 1.6 fatal crashes per 10,000 population, which was lower than the national norm.

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Hotels in Fairhope include Holiday Inn Express, Key West Inn-Fairhope.

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