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Welcome to Bayou La Batre ...

The city of Bayou La Batre is located in Mobile County<1>.

The location of Bayou La Batre has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Bayou La Batre has a population of 2,479 people<3> (see below for details).

Bayou La Batre was established in 1786.

The community of Bayou La Batre is near sea level<4>.

Time Zone: Bayou La Batre lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Bayou La Batre lies within the (251) area code.

The ZIP code for Bayou La Batre: 36509<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Bayou La Batre had an population of 2,479 people. This is a decrease of 3.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 7.18% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Bayou La Batre had a population of 2,558 people. This makes Bayou La Batre the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Bayou La Batre represents 0.05% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 149th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,558 people, the population of Bayou La Batre increased 10.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,313 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Bayou La Batre.

Communities near Bayou La Batre ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Bayou La Batre.

  • Pascagoula [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pascagoula
    • Pascagoula [Jackson County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the west of Bayou La Batre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 21,699 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pascagoula
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pascagoula<7>
  • Moss Point [Jackson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Moss Point
    • Moss Point [Jackson County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Bayou La Batre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,350 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Moss Point have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Moss Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Moss Point<7>
  • Dauphin Island [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dauphin Island
    • Dauphin Island [Mobile County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Bayou La Batre
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,335 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dauphin Island
  • Grand Bay [Mobile County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Grand Bay
    • Grand Bay [Mobile County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the northwest of Bayou La Batre
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grand Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grand Bay
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Grand Bay<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Irvington [Mobile County]
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      • Irvington [Mobile County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Bayou La Batre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Irvington have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Irvington
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Irvington<7>
    • Saint Elmo [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Elmo
      • Saint Elmo [Mobile County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the north of Bayou La Batre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Elmo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Elmo
    • Alabama Port [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Alabama Port
      • Alabama Port [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Bayou La Batre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Alabama Port have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Alabama Port
    • Mon Louis [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mon Louis
      • Mon Louis [Mobile County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Bayou La Batre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mon Louis have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mon Louis
    • Bellefontaine [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bellefontaine
      • Bellefontaine [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Bayou La Batre
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellefontaine
    • Theodore [Mobile County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Theodore
      • Theodore [Mobile County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the northeast of Bayou La Batre
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Theodore have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Theodore
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Theodore<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Bayou La Batre. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Bayou La Batre.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Bayou La Batre. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Bayou La Batre.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Bayou La Batre. See our Newspapers Page for Bayou La Batre.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Bayou La Batre ...

Looking for more information about Bayou La Batre? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Bayou La Batre, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Bayou La Batre.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bayou La Batre. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Mobile County: www.mobilecounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Mobile, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Bayou La Batre.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Bayou La Batre - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Bayou La Batre). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Bayou La Batre or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Bayou La Batre) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Bayou La Batre. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Bayou La Batre

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bayou La Batre. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.4130, Longitude: -88.2611       In this case, the coordinates for Bayou La Batre have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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