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 616 resale and new homes in 36542 lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more


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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 36542 show a -11% year-over-year drop in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 36542 for May 24 to Aug 23 was $175,000 based on 165 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 36542 was $147, a decrease of -16% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 36542 for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,400.


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 and around 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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Best Schools in 36542

There are 13 schools in 36542.

Elementary Schools

Gulf Shores Elementary School

Public, K-6


Foley Intermediate School

Public, 5-6


Foley Elementary School

Public, K-4

Middle Schools

Foley Middle School

Public, 7-9


South Baldwin Christian Academy

Private, PK-12


Gulf Shores Middle School

Public, 7-8

High Schools

Gulf Shores High School

Public, 8-12


Foley High School

Public, 8-12


South Baldwin Christian Academy

Private, PK-12


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.

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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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