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Perdido Beach, Alabama

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Welcome to Perdido Beach ...

Perdido Beach is located in Baldwin County.

A typical abbreviation for Perdido Beach: Perdido Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Perdido Beach has a population of 625 people<1> (see below for details).

Perdido Beach was established in 1901 and was incorporated April 21, 2009.

Perdido Beach is near sea level<2>.

Time Zone: Perdido Beach lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you leave Perdido Beach and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Perdido Beach is within the boundaries of the (251) area code.

The ZIP code for Perdido Beach: 36530<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Perdido Beach had a population of 581 people. This makes Perdido Beach the county's 14th most populous community.

The population of Perdido Beach represents 0.01% of the population of Alabama (which has 4,779,736 people), making it the state's 318th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 581 people, the population of Perdido Beach increased 1.4% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 573 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Perdido Beach had an population of 625 people. This is an increase of 7.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.08% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Perdido Beach.

Communities near Perdido 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 and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Elberta   [Map]   1,714   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Foley   [Map]   18,288   W   10 miles [16.1 km]
Gulf Shores   [Map]   11,809   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Magnolia Springs   [Map]   804   W   16 miles [25.7 km]
Orange Beach   [Map]   6,029   SW   5 miles [8 km]
Robertsdale   [Map]   6,098   NW   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Perdido Beach.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Perdido Beach. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Perdido Beach. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Perdido Beach.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Perdido Beach:

Websites for Perdido Beach ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Perdido Beach ...

Looking for more information about Perdido 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.

Looking for more information about Perdido 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Perdido Beach, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Perdido Beach.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alabama

About Baldwin County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perdido Beach:

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Perdido Beach.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perdido Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>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 community (such as Perdido Beach). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Perdido Beach or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Perdido Beach) 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 Perdido Beach. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Perdido Beach

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Perdido Beach. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 30.3454, Longitude: -87.5060     [Map].

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