Gulf Shores Real Estate Market Conditions

  • Median sales price

    $399,625
    21.1% change since last quarter
  • # Active listings

    905
    30-day change

Gulf Shores Schools and Demographics

Education near Gulf Shores, AL

City County
High School Graduates 96.73 90.21
College Degree - 2 year 12.04 9.62
College Degree - 4 year 35.39 30.74
Graduate Degree 9.39 7.49
Expenditures per Student 8,731 8,976
Students per Teacher 17.3 17.7

Elementary Schools near Gulf Shores, AL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Foley Elementary School KG - 04 1,370 18.3 36535
Gulf Shores Elementary School PK - 06 1,056 18.6 36542
Magnolia School PK - 06 700 17.8 36535
Orange Beach Elementary School KG - 06 454 17.1 36561
Summerdale School PK - 08 507 15.6 36580
Swift Consolidated Elementary School PK - 06 254 14.8 36511

Middle Schools near Gulf Shores, AL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Foley Intermediate School 05 - 06 441 21 36535
Foley Middle School 07 - 08 683 18.9 36535
Gulf Shores Middle School 07 - 08 458 18.5 36542

High Schools near Gulf Shores, AL

Grades Students P/T Ratio ZIP
Foley High School 09 - 12 1,818 18.6 36535
Gulf Shores High School 09 - 12 873 18.2 36542

Demographics near Gulf Shores, AL

City County
Neighborhood Type Suburban
Population 11,358 203,360
Population Density 405 128
Median Age 51.6 42.6
People per Household 2.1 2.6
Median Household Income 50,227 52,562
Average Income per Capita 38,449 29,364

Gulf Shores Real Estate

The median home value in Gulf Shores, AL is $399,625. This is higher than the county median home value of $210,900. The national median home value is $219,700. The average price of homes sold in Gulf Shores, AL is $399,625. Approximately 25.49% of Gulf Shores homes are owned, compared to 16.86% rented, while 57.65% are vacant. Gulf Shores real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale. Commercial properties are also available. If you see a property you’re interested in, contact a Gulf Shores real estate agent to arrange a tour today!

Gulf Shores, Alabama has a population of 11,358. Gulf Shores is less family-centric than the surrounding county with 12.67% of the households containing married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 27.28%.

The median household income in Gulf Shores, Alabama is $50,227. The median household income for the surrounding county is $52,562 compared to the national median of $57,652. The median age of people living in Gulf Shores is 51.6 years.

Gulf Shores Weather

The average high temperature in July is 90.4 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 38.1 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 65.9 inches per year, with 0.1 inches of snow per year.