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Orange Beach, Alabama
Welcome to Orange Beach ...
The coastal city of Orange Beach is located in Baldwin County.
The location of Orange Beach has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
A typical abbreviation for Orange Beach: Orange Bch.
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Orange Beach has a population of 6,029 people<2> (see below for details).
Orange Beach was established in 1984.
The community of Orange Beach is near sea level<3>.
Time Zone: Orange Beach lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Orange Beach, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Orange Beach is located in the (251) area code.
The ZIP code for Orange Beach: 36561<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Orange Beach had a population of 5,441 people. This makes Orange Beach the county's 7th most populous community.
The population of Orange Beach represents 0.11% of the total population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 95th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 5,441 people, the population of Orange Beach increased 43.79% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,784 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Orange Beach had an population of 6,029 people. This is an increase of 10.81% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 59.33% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Orange Beach.
Communities near Orange Beach ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Orange Beach and not the distance if you are driving.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Orange Beach.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Orange Beach:
Websites for Orange Beach ...
Official Website: www.orangebch.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orange Beach ...
Looking for more information about Orange Beach? 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 Orange Beach, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Orange Beach.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Orange Beach: www.orangebch.com/
The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/
The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019