Daphne, Alabama

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Daphne, Alabama
Daphne City Hall
Daphne City Hall
Location of Daphne in Baldwin County, Alabama.
Location of Daphne in Baldwin County, 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
CountryUnited States
StateAlabama
CountyBaldwin
Founded1763
Government
 • MayorRobin LeJeune
Area
 • Total19.11 sq mi (49.49 km2)
 • Land18.99 sq mi (49.19 km2)
 • Water0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)
Elevation
157 ft (48 m)
Population
 (2020)
 • Total27,462
 • Density1,445.98/sq mi (558.30/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
36526
Area code(s)251
FIPS code01-19648
GNIS feature ID0157933
Websitehttp://www.daphneal.com/

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[2] making Daphne the most populous city in Baldwin County.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "2020 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved October 29, 2021.
  2. "Census 2000 Demographic Profile Highlights" (for Daphne, AL),US Census Bureau, 2007, webpage:US-Census-DaphneAL Archived 2020-02-12 at Archive.today.
  3. "Folks fired up over city wide smoking ban". AL.com. Archived from the original on 2011-06-08. Retrieved 2008-01-23.