36542 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Gulf Shores, AL 36542 be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about 36542. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 36542 such as Or...ange Beach and Foley. When you’re ready, Trulia has 755 resale and new homes in 36542 lined up for you, including open houses, and 13 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$180,000

Median Sales Price

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$163

Price Per Sqft

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$1,700

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 36542 show a -9% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -1% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 36542 for Feb 19 to May 18 was $180,000 based on 96 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 36542 was $163, an increase of 9% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 36542 for Apr 20 to May 20 was $1,700.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

36542 has very low crime relative to the rest of Baldwin County.

Knowing more about crime activity in 36542 can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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2,538

Counts of Vehicle Stop

444

Counts of Traffic

258

Counts of Theft


Best Schools in 36542

There are 3 schools in 36542.

Elementary Schools
8

Gulf Shores Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

Middle Schools
7

Gulf Shores Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

High Schools
7

Gulf Shores High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in 36542 by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
27%
Single residents
Home owners
61%
Home owners
Median age
48
Median age
Household income
$47,301
Median household income
College educated
34%
College educated

Commute

Most people in 36542 commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
96% commute by car
0% commute by bike
0% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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