OVERVIEW OF MOBILE

Life in Mobile, Alabama

Perched on the edge of Mobile Bay and steeped in over 300 years of colorful history, the city of Mobile is so much more than the birthplace of Mardi Gras. National Geographic Traveler calls it “one of the top 50 places to live and play,” and it’s easy to see why. Mobile blends big-city convenience with the laid-back charm of coastal southern life. But don’t let the relaxed pace of the Gulf Coast fool you; there’s never a shortage of things to do or see.

Overview of Mobile
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Outdoor Activities

For those who don’t mind getting their feet wet, Mobile’s geography provides ample opportunity for all kinds of water sports. You can enjoy the water from a kayak, canoe, sailboat or a pair of water skis. Located in the nation’s second-largest watershed and alongside the Bay, Mobile offers fresh- and saltwater fishing for avid anglers. If you prefer sunning on the sand, pristine beaches are enticingly near.

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Industries

While Mobile has nearly perfected the arts of relaxation and recreation, this city knows how to get down to business, too. A hub for commerce, technology, production and healthcare, Mobile anchors the region, providing services to a wide swath of the Gulf Coast. Active industries in the area include shipbuilding, aerospace, oil and gas exploration, distribution and chemical manufacturing.

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Housing

When the workday ends, Mobile’s robust real estate market provides a broad variety of places to call home, with housing options catering to every taste and nearly every budget. With downtown condominiums, waterfront cottages, traditional neighborhoods, modern subdivisions and rural escapes, there’s something to suit every style and need. Eight historic districts add distinctive character to the area and tie the city—and its residents—to Mobile’s rich past.

If you’ve imagined a place with the perfect blend of urban bustle and relaxed coastal comfort, Mobile’s your town. Come and Live where you imagine.