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Welcome to Perdido Beach ...

Perdido Beach is located in Baldwin County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Perdido Beach: Perdido Bch.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Perdido Beach has a population of 649 people<2> (see below for details).

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

Perdido Beach is near sea level<3>.

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

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

The telephone area code for Perdido Beach: (251)

The ZIP code for Perdido Beach: 36530<4>

Websites for Perdido Beach ...

Official Website: www.townofperdidobeach.org/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Perdido Beach had an population of 649 people. This is an increase of 11.7% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.26% since the 2000 Census).

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 total 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).

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

Communities near Perdido Beach ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Perdido Beach.

  • Pensacola [Escambia County]
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    • Pensacola [Escambia County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the east of Perdido Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 52,975 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pensacola
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pensacola<6>
  • Foley [Baldwin County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Foley
    • Foley [Baldwin County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the west of Perdido Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 20,391 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foley have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foley
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Foley<6>
  • Gulf Shores [Baldwin County]
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    • Gulf Shores [Baldwin County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Perdido Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,757 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gulf Shores have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulf Shores
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Gulf Shores<6>
  • Robertsdale [Baldwin County]
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    • Robertsdale [Baldwin County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northwest of Perdido Beach
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,815 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robertsdale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robertsdale
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robertsdale<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Orange Beach [Baldwin County]
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      • Orange Beach [Baldwin County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southwest of Perdido Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,235 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Orange Beach have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orange Beach<6>
    • Elberta [Baldwin County]
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      • Elberta [Baldwin County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Perdido Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,746 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Elberta have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Elberta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Elberta<6>
    • Summerdale [Baldwin County]
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      • Summerdale [Baldwin County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Perdido Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,681 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Summerdale have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Summerdale
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Summerdale<6>
    • Magnolia Springs [Baldwin County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Magnolia Springs
      • Magnolia Springs [Baldwin County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the west of Perdido Beach
      • Estimated population in 2019: 823 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Magnolia Springs have been provided by the GNIS.<7> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Magnolia Springs
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Magnolia Springs<6>
    • Gulf Beach Heights [Escambia County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulf Beach Heights
      • Gulf Beach Heights [Escambia County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the southeast of Perdido Beach
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Gulf Beach Heights
    • Gulf Beach [Escambia County] - Historic
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gulf Beach
      • Gulf Beach [Escambia County] was located 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Perdido Beach

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 Perdido Beach. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Perdido Beach.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Perdido Beach.

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

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.

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 ...

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About Baldwin County

About Alabama

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Perdido Beach: www.townofperdidobeach.org/

The official website for Baldwin County: www.co.baldwin.al.us/

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 Baldwin, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Perdido Beach.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Perdido Beach - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<7>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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