Bay Minette, Alabama
|Bay Minette, Alabama|
Location in Baldwin County and the state of Alabama
|• Total||8 sq mi (20.8 km2)|
|• Land||8 sq mi (20.7 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0.1 km2)|
|Elevation||269 ft (82 m)|
|• Density||977.5/sq mi (376/km2)|
|Time zone||Central (CST) (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0113588|
Bay Minette is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. According to the 2000 census, the population of the city was 7,820. According to the 2007 U.S. Census estimates, the city had a population of 7726. The city is the county seat of Baldwin County.
Geography[change | change source]
Bay Minette is located at (30.883446, -87.777183).
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 8.0 square miles (21 km2). 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (0.50%) is water.
Notable residents[change | change source]
- Todd Grisham, sports announcer for World Wrestling Entertainment and Fox Soccer Channel
- Joe M. Rodgers, United States Ambassador to France
- Scotty Joe Weaver, hate crime victim featured in the documentary Small Town Gay Bar
- Wallace Gilberry, Defensive End for the Kansas City Chiefs
References[change | change source]
- Archived 1 February 2010 at WebCite
- "US Gazetteer files: 2000 and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2005-05-03. http://www.census.gov/geo/www/gazetteer/gazette.html. Retrieved 2008-01-31.