Gulf Shores Real Estate Market Overview

Could Gulf Shores, AL 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 Gulf Shores. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Gulf Shores such... as Orange Beach and Foley. When you’re ready, Trulia has 615 resale and new homes in Gulf Shores lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$175,000

Median Sales Price

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$147

Price Per Sqft

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$1,400

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Gulf Shores 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 Gulf Shores for May 24 to Aug 23 was $175,000 based on 165 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Gulf Shores 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 Gulf Shores for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,400.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Gulf Shores 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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574

Counts of Theft

433

Counts of Arrest

129

Counts of Vandalism


Schools in Gulf Shores

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Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Gulf Shores 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 Gulf Shores 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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