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"The Azalea City"

The Alabama state capital is Montgomery.

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36602, 36603, 36604, 36605, 36606, 36607, 36608, 36609, 36612, 36617, 36618, 36619, 36693, 36695

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Mobile is approximately 211,000 (1999), 195111 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 82,817 (1990), 78959 (2010).

The amount of land area in Mobile is 305.708 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Mobile is 158 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 100.014 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mobile to Washington DC is 859 miles. The distance to the Alabama state capital is 158 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mobile is positioned 30.67 degrees north of the equator and 88.08 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Mobile location: in extreme southwest Alabama on the Gulf of Mexico.

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Climate & Weather

The climate for Mobile is temperate and warm
The weather in Mobile is moderate. Here is a weather page for the Mobile area.
Mobile average temperature is 67.4 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Mobile history:

See this history page for much historical information on Mobile.

Fifise Langlois was the first who brought Azaleas to Mobile in 1754. He brought the bright pink plants from his father's garden in Toulouse, France. Now Mobile is known as the Azalea Capitol of the World with over 50 varieties of blossoms growing here.
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Mobile attractions:

Tour of Mobile Website
It is a community bulletin board and meeting place. Please visit us and take advantage of the Community Events Calendar, chat, free classified advertising and more. You can list your any public notice you like at no cost to you, send postcards or see hundreds of pictures of the area. We look forward to your visit and helping us to build this new online community.

Carlen House Museum
54 S Carlen St
Mobile, AL 36606-1472
Phone: 334-470-7768

Mobile City Museum
355 Government St
Mobile, AL 36602-2315
Phone: 334-434-7569

Mobile Phoenix Museum
209 S Claiborne St
Mobile, AL 36602-2322
Phone: 334-434-7554

Mobile Museum Of Art
4850 Museum Dr
Mobile, AL 36608-1917
Phone: 334-343-2667

Mobile is the host city for the American Junior Miss Pageant each year in July.

Want to see some great pictures of Mobile? Go to this photo page for Mobile.

This page tells all about Mobile from facts to history to many pictures.

The Gulf Coast Exploreum
in downtown Mobile with science attractions and interactive exhibits for children and adults. Also here is an IMAX theater. Check the site for more details.

Mardi Gras
Mobile is the birthplace of "Mardi Gras" in 1703! Well before the famous New Orleans Mardi Gras was founded. Find out all about it on this Mardi Gras site.
Here is another Mardi Gras site.

Bellingrath Gardens & Home
12401 Bellingrath Road
Theodore, AL 36582
Phone: 334.973-2217
Located only 14.8 miles from downtown Mobile, Alabama.

Greater Mobile State Fair

The Mobile Mysticks Hockey Club

Bayfest - a Mobile Music Festival

Fort Conde
Visitor Information Center and Historic Museum
150 S. Royal St.
Mobile, AL 36602
Phone: 334-434-7304

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