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Gulf Shores Jobs Overview

1,080
Job Openings
5.1%
Unemployment Rate
$34,860
Median Base Salary
11k
Population

Gulf Shores has the 2429th largest population in the United States. The population grew by 10.1% from 2010 to 2015, which was faster than the national average. Gulf Shores is part of the Daphne metro area. Unemployment in the Daphne area is 5%, which is higher than the national average, and is getting better. Daphne has the 252nd largest local economy in the US, and a high cost of living. The average pay for jobs in Gulf Shores is below average at $34,860, and the median cost of a home in Gulf Shores is $221,600, which is above the national average. 30% of workers in Gulf Shores hold a bachelors degree or higher (above average), and 93% of workers have a high school degree (above average). Driving to work is especially common in Gulf Shores. 83% of Gulf Shores workers drive to work alone, 0% take public transit, 10% carpool, and 5% walk. People in Gulf Shores spend an average of 20 minutes commuting to work, which is shorter than the national average of 26 minutes.