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People

Total Population 1,319
Male Share of the Population 47.4%
Female Share of the Population 52.6%
Senior Citizens 24.3%
Employed Population 16+ 547
Age of the Population 51

Families

% of people married 65.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 35.2%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $74,375
% Above Poverty Level 96.4%
% Below Poverty Level 3.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 29 minutes
% Working from Home 6.4%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.4%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 22.4%
Median Gross Rent $1,082
Median House Value $197,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 21.9%
US/American 0%
English 15.5%
Irish 13.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Dauphin Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 30 miles S of Mobile, Alabama (center to center)
Nearest Large City 119 miles E of New Orleans, Louisiana
County Mobile
Metro Area Mobile
Standard Zip Codes 36528
Phone Area Codes 251
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 30.255
Longitude -88.109

Dauphin Island Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station DAUPHIN ISLAND #2
Distance 1.6 miles
Jan Temp 45 to 58 F
Apr Temp 62 to 74 F
Jul Temp 77 to 89 F
Oct Temp 65 to 77 F
Annual Precip 64.2 inches
Station PASCAGOULA 3 NE
Distance 24.5 miles
Jan Temp 39 to 60 F
Apr Temp 55 to 75 F
Jul Temp 72 to 90 F
Oct Temp 56 to 79 F
Annual Precip 67 inches
Station FAIRHOPE 2 NE
Distance 24.5 miles
Jan Temp 40 to 60 F
Apr Temp 55 to 77 F
Jul Temp 73 to 90 F
Oct Temp 57 to 79 F
Annual Precip 67.7 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Dauphin Island, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Dauphin Islnd (36528)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Bayou La Batre 2,634 $40,294
Fairhope 17,309 $82,934
Gulf Shores 10,703 $57,712

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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