Orange Beach, Alabama

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Orange Beach, Alabama
City
Location in Baldwin County and the state of Alabama
Coordinates: 30°17′29″N 87°33′43″W / 30.29139°N 87.56194°W / 30.29139; -87.56194Coordinates: 30°17′29″N 87°33′43″W / 30.29139°N 87.56194°W / 30.29139; -87.56194
Country United States
State Alabama
County Baldwin
Area
 • Total 11.4 sq mi (29.5 km2)
 • Land 10.4 sq mi (26.9 km2)
 • Water 1 sq mi (2.6 km2)
Elevation 13 ft (4 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 3,784
 • Density 331.9/sq mi (128.3/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 36561
Area code(s) 251
FIPS code 01-57144
GNIS feature ID 0124297

Orange Beach is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. At the 2000 census the population was 3,784. The city hosts popular annual events such as Viking longboat races, dolphin riding competitions, and para-gliding over the locally famous Bear Point Canyon.[1]

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Census 2000 Demographic Profile Highlights" (for Gulf Shores, AL), US Census Bureau, 2007, webpage: US-Census-OrangeBeachAL.