About Gulf Shores, Alabama

Gulf Shores is a coastal city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. As of the 2000 Census, the population was 5,044. However, since the year 2000, Baldwin County as a whole, has experienced rapid population growth, second only to Shelby County in Alabama.

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Gulf Shores Facts

  • Population Total: 5044
  • Square Miles: 18.4
  • Area Code: 251
  • Elevation: 7
  • Postal Codes: 36542, 36547
  • Timezone: Central (North America)
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