Daphne, Alabama

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Daphne, Alabama
City
Location in Baldwin County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 30°37′52″N 87°53′11″W / 30.63111°N 87.88639°W / 30.63111; -87.88639Coordinates: 30°37′52″N 87°53′11″W / 30.63111°N 87.88639°W / 30.63111; -87.88639
Country United States
State Alabama
County Baldwin
Area
 • Total 14.1 sq mi (36.5 km2)
 • Land 13.5 sq mi (34.9 km2)
 • Water 0.6 sq mi (1.6 km2)
Elevation 157 ft (48 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 16,581
 • Density 1,176/sq mi (454.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36526
Area code(s) 251
FIPS code 01-19648
GNIS feature ID 0157933

Daphne is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, USA on the eastern shoreline of Mobile Bay. The city is located just off I-10, 11 miles east of Mobile, Alabama and 150 miles southwest of Montgomery the State Capital. The 2000 census lists the population of the city as 16,581[1] making Daphne the most populous city in Baldwin County.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Census 2000 Demographic Profile Highlights" (for Daphne, AL),US Census Bureau, 2007, webpage:US-Census-DaphneAL.
  2. "Folks fired up over city wide smoking ban". AL.com. http://www.al.com/news/press-register/index.ssf?/base/news/1201083418214560.xml&coll=3. Retrieved 2008-01-23.