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Annual (1990-2008) Monthly (1997-2012) 
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

1997                        
1
3,163
23,415
n.a. n.a. 63,102 3.9
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2
5,017
24,989
n.a. n.a. 63,158 3.8
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
3
8,705
29,753
n.a. n.a. 64,096 3.1
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
4
8,828
22,771
n.a. n.a. 64,688 2.7
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
5
7,516
22,290
n.a. n.a. 65,315 2.6
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
6
13,466
28,725
n.a. n.a. 65,878 3.3
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
11,707
29,526
n.a. n.a. 66,166 3.6
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
8
9,800
29,538
n.a. n.a. 65,458 3.3
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
9
4,985
19,857
n.a. n.a. 65,025 3.3
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
10
5,054
18,360
n.a. n.a. 65,625 2.9
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
11
4,603
18,515
n.a. n.a. 65,883 2.6
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
12
2,416
18,649
n.a. n.a. 66,301 2.4
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

1998
                       
1
3,817
19,710
n.a. n.a. 66,277 2.8
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2
4,801
23,522
n.a. n.a. 66,755 2.7
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
3
7,154
24,838
n.a. n.a. 67,668 2.4
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
4
10,644
20,944
n.a. n.a. 68,036 1.7
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
5
6,580
22,638
n.a. n.a. 68,104 1.9
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
6
13,268
28,575
n.a. n.a. 68,515 2.6
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
15,695
35,790
n.a. n.a. 68,355 2.4
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
8
10,859
26,252
n.a. n.a. 68,001 2.5
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
9
4,534
12,821
n.a. n.a. 67,903 2.5
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
10
4,529
16,476
n.a. n.a. 68,061 3.0
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
11
3,367
16,388
n.a. n.a. 68,443 2.6
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
12
2,759
15,319
n.a. n.a. 68,869 2.5
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

1999
                       
1
2,935
19,526
n.a. n.a. 68,684 3.6
398,041
184,249
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2
5,590
22,502
n.a. n.a. 68,725 3.4
417,778
216,996
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
3
8,666
24,885
n.a. n.a. 69,514 2.9
451,291
276,180
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
4
9,387
19,467
n.a.
n.a. 69,428 2.8
549,959
289,100
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
5
7,278
21,251
n.a. n.a. 69,881 2.8
538,074
296,152
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
6
12,468
24,092
n.a.
n.a. 70,511 3.0
576,469
352,757
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
15,640
26,583
n.a.
n.a. 70,437 3.1
629,899
433,971
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
8
10,004
16,734
n.a.
n.a. 69,596 3.0
716,489
312,564
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
9
6,091
12,991
 n.a.
n.a. 69,218 3.0
n.a.
239,992
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
10
5,356
13,220
 n.a.
n.a. 69,811 2.7
n.a.
204,176
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
11
3,925
14,568
 n.a.
n.a. 69,757 2.8
n.a.
170,005
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
12
2,958
10,773
 n.a.
967. 69,753 2.7
400,922
153,418
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2000
                       
1
3,126
25,158
n.a. 943 66,627 3.7
193,646
185,632
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2
5,657
26,641
n.a.
1,347
66,956 3.8
476,553
222,902
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
3
9,559
 36,112
n.a.
1,959
67,469 3.2
587,394
299,962
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
4
10,638
32,844
n.a.
1,342
68,228 2.6
549,237
287,221
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
5
8,072
15,409
n.a.
1,601
67,943 2.9
589,034
296,248
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
6
12,566
20,371
n.a.
3,079
68,711 3.4
632,643
224,716
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
15,451
24,992
n.a.
2,903
68,797 3.3
587,079
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
8
9,443
16,686
n.a.
2,404
68,266 3.6
407,719
263,348
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
9
5,802
11,033
n.a.
1,608
67,913 3.2
431,321
208,152
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
10
5,684
13,150
n.a.
1,835
68,200 3.2
418,323
188,291
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
11
3,676
12,924
n.a.
1,216
68,533 3.2
347,768
151,725
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
12
2,107
10,589
n.a.
949
68,465 3.0
348,393
131,106
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2001
                       
 1
2,366
13,322
n.a.
1,424
67,171 3.6
394,522
180,466
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
2
5,929
19,252
n.a.
1,730
67,174 3.6
416,806
214,547
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
3
9,038
19,818
n.a.
2,421
67,892 3.8
508,224
281,476
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
4
10,252
13,001
n.a.
2,298
68,463 3.4
482,774
275,956
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
5
7,725
14,618
n.a.
2,221
68,559 3.0
n.a.
274,001
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
6
13,968
17,656
n.a.
3,273
67,339 4.0
n.a.
333,251
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
7
17,295
18,412
n.a.
3,748
67,535 3.8
n.a.
388,606
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
8
8,352
13,301
n.a.
2,230
66,386 4.3
n.a.
264,848
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
9
5,623
11,756
n.a.
1,404
66,229 4.1
396,968
204,627
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
10
7,786
11,763
n.a.
1,846
65,999 4.4
418,940
180,745
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
11
4,508
12,708
n.a.
1,439
66,233 4.5
389,910
157,875
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
12
3,336
11,807
4,182
1,211
66,438 4.4
370,287
137,369
n.a.
n.a.
17,040,478
n.a.
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2002
                       
 1
3,118 
17,570 
11,435
1,553
64,691 4.8
400,538 
 183,033
n.a.
n.a.
15,608,115 
n.a.
2
6,229
19,483
13,942
1,980
65,342 4.9
430,227
217,381
n.a.
n.a.
17,861,348
n.a.
3
8,214
17,187
12,068
2,744
65,980 4.5
532,551
290,768
n.a.
n.a.
31,514,501
n.a.
4
9,589
11,523
7,988
2,522
66,430 3.8
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
n.a.
28,537,274
n.a.
5
8,736
15,029
8,351
2,269
66,826 3.8
540,162
293,313
n.a.
n.a.
32,441,647
n.a.
6
12,898
24,673
12,185
3,328
67,439 4.8
320,497
354,122
n.a.
n.a.
44,263,992
n.a.
7
23,938
40,742
14,345
4,084
67,155 4.6
449,837
402,325
n.a.
n.a.
49,185,057
n.a.
8
9,706
21,241
8,888
2,785
66,467 4.8
252,029
292,211
n.a.
n.a.
35,307,088
n.a.
9 5,537 12,356 5,586 1,683 66,582 4.5 387,758 208,657
n.a.
n.a.
22,268,753
n.a.
10 5,717 11,278 6,386 1,903 66,902 4.5 449,695 201,325
n.a.
n.a.
21,541,967
n.a.
11 3,857 12,806 4,317 1,788 66,793 4.6 394,018 158,151
n.a.
n.a.
16,050,275
n.a.
12 3,268 14,759 3,811 1,560 66,915 4.4 376,936 138,406
n.a.
n.a.
16,916,967
3,276,300
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2003
                       
1 3,264 16,255 10,220 1,625 66,807 4.8 417,204 176,154
n.a.
n.a.
15,748,885 5,712,786
2 5,273 19,615 11,955 1,833 67,017 4.8 422,358 200,163
n.a.
n.a.
17,790,621 8,294,643
3 8,968 20,854 10,756 2,689 68,231 4.2 483,599 279,173
n.a.
n.a.
31,272,759 13,294,643
4 9,313 15,875 8,787 2,541 69,517 3.8 533,792 299,949
n.a.
n.a.
33,753,733 18,061,770
5 7,204 16,116 8,120 2,284 69,916 3.8 549,671 296,355
n.a.
n.a.
35,753,002 18,107,840

6

12,805

20,289

11,339

3,239

71,393 4.7

465,210

361,566

n.a.
n.a.

47,854,250

37,666,446

7 12,154 27,657 12,539 4,365 71,744 4.6 642,690 407,010
n.a.
n.a.
52,365,015 44,472,464
8 10,124 22,351 9,278 2,779 70,685 4.6 n.a. 323,481
n.a.
n.a.
42,034,410 26,363,777
9 5,464 14,328 6,620 2,149 69,560 4.4 426,643 207,498
n.a.
n.a.
27,349,750 10,525,416
10 7,320 16,097 7,686 2,461 69,890 4.5 495,800 225,896
n.a.
n.a.
28,959,050 9,435,941
11 4,272 17,439 4,784 1,558 69,717 4.4 342,002 163,027
n.a.
n.a.
21,649,127 5,497,008
12 2,509 14,939 4,411 1,716 69,270 4.3 300,992 142,786
n.a.
n.a.
21,076,427 3,458,138
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2004
                       
1 2,808 17,507 10,895 2,368 67,898 5.1 362,717 188,810 11,940,983 29,350,364 20,465,661 6,453,719
2 4,633 19,000 12,539 1,898 68,453 5.0 426,329 189,287 46,269,408 8,632,011 24,737,387 8,950,927
3 7,359 24,451 11,812 2,948 69,742 4.8 577,976 316,213 22,695,610 6,720,845 44,130,433 15,593,597
4 n.a. 14,681 9,235 2,548 70,946 3.9 486,114 188,976 8,544,009 6,310,753 43,541,287 19,965,641
5 7,608 15,612 8,303 2,294 71,381 3.8 503,203 303,201 8,528,495 15,912,565 45,096,983 20,289,035
6 12,488 26,033 12,539 3,244 73,090 4.4 536,047 351,954 26,171,538 5,530,035 59,321,083 40,209,147
7 15,532 26,935 14,611 4,375 73,938 4.3 549,795 409,405 18,497,208 18,815,518 68,882,127 51,605,102
8 9,534 17,190 9,799 2,807 72,814 4.4 405,583 n.a. 14,242,424 3,469,652 43,518,966 22,493,816
9 2,415 10,330 3,532 1,494 71,579 4.7 n.a. 108,003 8,104,819 1,637,175 30,723,282 7,000,734
10 0 8,553 1,512 2,004 69,714 5.7 338,808 n.a. 48,215,968 14,252,713 27,541,209 2,254,074
11 1,198 13,447 1,881 1,827 70,595 5.0 331,800 n.a. 29,821,335 83,844,671 28,228,219 2,383,868
12 1,302 14,346 2,441 1,718 70,818 4.5 n.a. n.a. 55,601,223 13,049,474 36,658,604 2,342,248
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2005
                       
1 1,542 16,063 6,379 1,949 69,975 4.8 347,333 n.a. 64,343,992 15,200,041 31,387,928 4,039,070
2 2,842 19,599 7,260 2,194 70,733 4.7 244,648 n.a. 11,233,871 4,156,766 34,523,476 6,970,972
3 7,541 23,568 8,041 2,989 72,105 3.7 407,192 n.a. 29,509,606 8,089,939 48,686,384 10,293,308
4 8,247 18,671 5,261 2,568 73,525 2.9 405,990 n.a. 69,606,661 9,199,091 44,071,016 9,868,652
5 5,976 17,743 6,226 2,748 74,375 2.9 569,714 248,119 39,970,745 37,145,165 50,936,132 13,885,297
6 8,508 18,808 7,848 3,289 75,669 3.5 596,132 281,899 27,785,652 6,035,732 65,022,533 26,394,389
7 12,667 13,725 7,176 2,822 76,158 3.2 581,963 n.a. 24,777,810 93,488,716 58,659,438 31,719,829
8 5,208 12,804 5,754 2,280 75,857 3.3 n.a. 527,280 5,549,507 13,761,541 49,214,898 16,923,890
9 1,586 13,671 1,975 1,480 75,005 3.3 449,785 170,536 9,887.793 5,665,302 41,280,641 6,633,557
10 3,377 6,165 4,626 1,518 74,766 3.3 506,991 204,468 6,306,795 107,995,346 46,359,300 7,877,582
11 2,163 8,428 2,971 1,421 74,568 3.0 457,118 166,151 5,273,500 5,709,324 32,152,429 5,204,689
12 1,572 10,006 3,017 1,410 75,224 3.0 448,464 152,308 17,742,949 10,750,400 47,860,833 3,178,769
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
G. Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic G. Shores bldg. permit totals Or. Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2006
                       
1 1,845 9,644 8,908 1,480 73,927 3.4 398,773 184,288 101,298,648 21,397,453 37,378,129 5,874,902
2 2,479 10,523 9,883 1,557 74,634 3.4 450,121 195,595 3,310,970 76,965,985 38,699,073 7,847,814
3 6,514 15,331 9,312 2,328 76,199 2.7 582,766 267,148 3,841,950 9,859,701 55,822,823 13,591,974
4 8,258 11,787 6,855 1,632 76,905 2.4 528,332 251,428 14,945,393 139,057,342 53,780,081 15,197,331
5 5,733 12,722 7,215 1,470 78,125 2.4 566,001 272,328 6,149,816 40,916,857 63,536,347 20,122,906
6 10,371 14,927 10,837 2,097 80,121 3.1 606,711 321,467 33,054,234 121,657,262 72,595,961 38,255,196
7 10,451 24,213 12,019 1,793 80,198 3.1 625,069 348,084. 2,499,673 258,997,272 79,883,946 45,853,074
8 6,457 14,345 7,242 1,819 79,573 3.0 562,412 260,667 3,008,519 11,347,437 61,774,745 20,541,503
9 4,004 12,932 5,600 1,494 79,176 2.6 484,424 208,677 2,568,922 2,493,377 48,645,733 11,203,031
10 5,172 11,707 6,730 1,490 79,298 2.6 481,208 195,577 14,779,331 40,916,857 41,821,985 9,960,671
11 2,806 11,298 3,694 1,469 79,436 2.6 440,291 152,791 3,382,738 2,208,982 36,517,749 6,084,397
12 2,193 10,705 3,852 1,192 80,150 2.6 427,335 122,120 40,873,388 6,050,322 41,874,608 3,482,845
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2007
                       
1 2,936 11,724 9,521 1,522 78,028 3.0 450,309 167,974 5,850,743 1,453,840 33,199,869 5,666,704
2 4,233 11,381 10,549 1,507 78,249 3.1 453,630 107,986 3,994,852 301,088 38,985,795 8,457,521
3 8,647 15,783 11,310 2,395 79,842 2.5 486,878 264,923 7,293,404 2,597,158 55,606,515 16,417,463
4 7,669 12,100 12,626 2,053 80,707 2.1 497,371 262,770 3,423,384 7,753,906 56,039,930 18,739,999
5 6,024 12,224 12,665 2,264 81,212 2.2 n.a. n.a. 3,370,567 2,182,931 65,095,104 22,509,976
6 10,778 14,763 18,956 2,125 82,977 2.8 n.a. n.a. 2,188,815 2,120,568 77,035,525 49,863,907
7 11,752 13,692 19,901 2,515 83,349 2.8 n.a. n.a. 2,496,769 1,882,274 80,400,085 51,195,100
8 6,501 12,892 13,610 2,036 81,815 3.0 n.a. n.a. 2,891,042 4,076,561 61,780,433 28,369,894
9 4,328 9,622 9,155 1,211 81,288 2.8 n.a. n.a. 1,459,894 812,804 43,261,798 13,600,196
10 6,482 10,674 10,741 1,535 80,821 2.6 n.a. n.a. 2,029,730 932,532 39,052,193 11,357,902
11 3,549 12,440 6,172 1,043 80,953 2.8 n.a. n.a. 1,152,513 5,745,148 34,808,687 5,752,396..
12 2,199 12,995 3,852 1,113 80,642 3.2 n.a. n.a. 421,070 7,743,437 41,874,608 3,482,845
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2008
                       
1 2,413 15,310 14,006 1,262 80,270 3.6 n.a. n.a. 2,203,124 12,340,135 28,561,739 5,702,938
2 3,771 17,516 17,726 1,334 79,893 3.4 n.a. n.a. 1,218,031 817,039 30,744,048 9,191,394
3 9,838 17,730 14,857 1,840 81,018 3.3 n.a. n.a. 1,394,631 169,342 52,406,861 17,637,457
4 8,278 13,575 9,694 1,662 82,112 2.7 n.a. n.a. 5,494,545 750,261 50,287,216 14,579,730
5 4,280 14,024 10,469 1,744 82,082 3.2 n.a n.a. 2,686,012 1,512,782 55,799,288 23,919,394
6 11,087 17,196 16,711 2,045 83,215 4.0 n.a n.a. 4,226,399    409,079 75,529,969 48,296,067
7 12,294 18,539 16,635 3,314 82,125 4.3 n.a. n.a. 625,579 1,382,436 80,234,021 55,262,081
8 5,839 12,110 9,972 1,676 80,843 4.2 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 55,409,252 26,811,591
9 3,413 12,021 5,428 1,200 79,387 4.3 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 36,934,150 11,124,554
10 6,001 12,054 8,349 1,368 78,897 4.4 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 37,514,976 9,864,103
11 3,532 13,514 4,664 1,103 77,849 4.9 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 28,073,575 4,268,949
12 3,309 13,056 n.a. 1,113 77,061. 5.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. n.a. 29,132,478 3,278,150
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2009
                       
1 3,110 16,884 14166 1,377 75,722 6.9 n.a. n.a. 2131988 5709 23,396,042 5,557,550
2 4,284 17,763 18961 1,376 75,527 7.6 n.a. n.a. 530967 9946 30,931,261 8,770,703
3 6,699 n.a. 13050 1,961 76,558 7.6 n.a. n.a. 549320 20446 43,316,033 13,412,446
4 6,966 14,617 9995 1813 77,428 6.7 n.a. n.a. 741567 46738 43316033 15911323
5 4807 17726 10257 1529 77612 7.5 n.a. n.a. 741528 13875 47526004 20790200
6 8988 20765 17293 2009 77609 8.4 n.a. n.a. 52000 6733 75908166 44369603
7 12049 18887 18078 2747 77203 8.5 n.a. n.a. 3207339 9312 86278167 53345868
8 8351 14645 11981 1972 75931 8.7 n.a. n.a. 776781 2708 52839963 27558611
9 4063 13099 8697 1617 74238 9.1 n.a. n.a. 350537 7928 35993890 13003559
10 5135 15303 10542 1191 71933 9.6 n.a. n.a. 2229061 5500 33,253,424 10,526,015
11 2,718 11984 5,098 1,090 71,585 9.6 n.a. n.a. 1,639,442 18,840 24,694,902 4,884,697
12 1,958 12260 6,280 932 70,898 10.2 n.a. n.a. 1,189,180 284,377 25065550 3535749
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2010
                       
1
1,951 14,087 16,078 1,072 70,571 11.0 n.a. n.a. 134,703 12,161 23,489,081 5,910,586
2
1,750 15,698 19,499 1,114 70,930 10.8 n.a. n.a. 216,269 1,636,804              28,016,166              9,207,954
3
9,496 14,248 14,749 1,465 72,223 10.0 n.a. n.a. 1,575,583 411,671 45,557,328 15,497,088
4
6,622 11,329 10,342 1,392 77,905 8.6 n.a. n.a. 1,383,112 114,330 47,910,051 17,052,787
5 4,718 n.a. 7,857 1,560 78,264 8.2 n.a. n.a. 21,145,378 2,376 51,265,138 20,409,136
6 6,709 n.a. 11,563 1,560 79,615 8.2 n.a. n.a. 374,753 75,251 75,908,166 46,741,899
7 5,558 8,090 9,979 1,870 79,793 8.0 n.a. n.a. 253,352 179,971 58,134,589 26,374,600
8 3,307 5,385 6,217 1,166 79,204 8.2 n.a. n.a. 182,665 854,562 38,756,430 14,012,739
9 3,494 5,925 7,452 1,265 77,827 8.3 n.a. n.a. 249,620 395,020 35,502,120 12,068,678
10 5,086 6,420 10,000 1,320 75,968 8.4 n.a. n.a. n.a. 266,151 36,230,725 11,440,210
11 2,570 n.a. 4,894 980 75,405 8.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 280,446 26,893,508 5,507,361
12 1,732 n.a. 5,580 n.a. 75,146 8.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 242,877 27,566,472 3,966,730
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2011
                       
1 2,130 3,205 21,146 1,157 74,941 9.3 n.a. n.a. n.a. 809,525 25,179,841 6,350,787
2 3,493 4,125 19,512 1,279 74,928 9.2 n.a. n.a. n.a. 138,188 32,756,282 9,648,835
3 5,861 13,138 14,237 1,693 76,724 8.4 n.a. n.a. n.a. 375,248 48,962,687 17,763,359
4 7,651 n.a. 10,536 1,569 78,611 7.8 n.a. n.a. n.a. 20,192 57,355,084 19,226,989
5 4,946 11,112 10,176 1,403 79,744 7.8 n.a. n.a. n.a. 188,746 61,434,399 27,509,868
6 11,205 n.a. 15,824 1,756 80,841 8.5 n.a. n.a. n.a. 112,502 82,248,451 54,675,881
7 12,709 22,364 16,623 2,262 81,163 8.1 n.a. n.a. n.a. 527,125 94,762,238 69,778,101
8 6,522 12,048 10,994 1,142 80,287 8.1 n.a. n.a. n.a. 236,102 58,052,974 29,127,932
9 3,167 4,291 8,195 758 79,107 8.0 n.a. n.a. n.a. 217,433 38,743,628 15,980,642
10 5,808 9,295 10,298 934  78,653 7.6 n.a. n.a. n.a. 337,632 39,983,894 13,869,403
11 2,083 12,021 5,655 784 78,562 7.1 n.a. n.a. n.a. 1,126,846 30,748,364 6,363,610
12 1,145  12,045 7,372 594 78,333 7.3 n.a. n.a. n.a. 207,376 30,192,550 4,356,472
yr/
mth
Fort
Morgan
Baldwin Co.
welcome
center
Gulf Shores/Or. Beach Welcome E. Shore Chamber Visitor' Center Bald.
Co.
emp.
Bald.
Co.
UNR
(%)
Gulf Shores Highway 59 traffic Orange Beach Highway 182 traffic Gulf  Shores bldg. permit totals Orange  Beach bldg. permit totals

G. Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan retail sales

G.Shores/Or. Beach/Ft. Morgan lodging rentals

2012
                       
1 2,588 11,334 16,524 832 76,474 7.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 444,088 27,715,128 6,959,315
2 3,379 12,029 20,923 1,066 76,692 7.5 n.a. n.a. n.a. 730,716 38,133,707 10,832,725
3 7,865 13,924 14,973 1,658 78,251 6.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 252,191 59,379,461 22,467,422
4 7,286 8,078 10,001 1,238 79,347 5.9 n.a. n.a. n.a. 893,003 60,479,989 22,931,265
5 6,930 10,499 9,754 1,095 79,378 6.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 1,635,371 65,566,031 32,355,118
6   19,020 13,364 1,611 81,104 7.7 n.a. n.a. n.a. 1,151,638    

Notes: Fort Morgan counts were low in Sept. 2004, and was closed Oct. 2004 due to Hurricane Ivan. Counts were, again, low  in  Sept. 2005 due to Hurricane Katrina. 
I-10 Baldwin County Welcome Center's count was low in Sept. 2004 , and was closed for 11 days in Sept. 2004 due to Hurricane Ivan. It was closed again for 7 days in July 2005 and some in Aug. and Sept. 2005 due to Hurricane Katrina. It was affected by the hurricane in Florida in Oct. 2005.
 
Data for G.Shores/Or. Beach traffic and building permits provided by the Alabama Gulf Coast Area Chamber of Commerce’s website: http://www.alagulfcoastchamber.com/. Data for Eastern Shore Chamber  visitor's center provided by the Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce. Numbers were low Sept. and Oct. 2004 due to Hurricane Ivan and again Sept.- Dec. 2005 due to Hurricane Katrina.  
Data for G.Shores/ Or. Beach/ Ft. Morgan welcome center, sales tax, and lodging tax provided by the Alabama Gulf Coast Convention and Visitors Bureau website: http://www.agccvb.org/.
  The Baldwin County employment and unemployment rates going back to 1990 have been updated June 2007.


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