Baldwin County


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Baldwin County, Alabama

312 Court House Sq Suite 12
Bay Minette, AL 36507
Phone: (251) 937-9561
Fax: (251) 580-2500
www.co.baldwin.al.us

In southwestern AL, east of Mobile, forms part of border with Florida; organized Dec 21, 1809 from Washington County (prior to statehood). Name Origin: For Abraham Baldwin (1754-1807), American clergyman and U.S. senator from GA (1799-1807); founded Franklin College (now University of Georgia)

Area (sq mi):: 2026.93 (land 1596.35; water 430.58) Population per square mile: 101.80
Population 2005: 162,586 State rank: 7 Population change: 2000-20005 15.80%; 1990-2000 42.90% Population 2000: 140,415 (White 86.10%; Black or African American 10.30%; Hispanic or Latino 1.80%; Asian 0.40%; Other 2.10%). Foreign born: 2.10%. Median age: 39.00
Income 2000: per capita $20,826; median household $40,250; Population below poverty level: 10.10% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,120-$27,945
Unemployment (2004): 4.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.70% Median travel time to work: 25.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 27.30%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Daphne (18,115)
  • Fairhope (14,602)
  • Foley (10,421)

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    Baldwin County, Georgia

    121 N Wilkinson St Suite 314
    Milledgeville, GA 31061
    Phone: (478) 445-4791
    Fax: (478) 445-6320
    www.baldwincountyga.com

    In central GA, northeast of Macon; original county; organized May 11, 1803 from Creek Indian lands and Hancock, Washington, and Wilkinson counties. Name Origin: For Abraham Baldwin (1754-1807), member of the Continental Congress, and U.S. senator from GA (1799-1807)

    Area (sq mi):: 267.50 (land 258.45; water 9.05) Population per square mile: 175.00
    Population 2005: 45,230 State rank: 43 Population change: 2000-20005 1.20%; 1990-2000 13.10% Population 2000: 44,700 (White 53.50%; Black or African American 43.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 1.00%; Other 1.40%). Foreign born: 1.90%. Median age: 34.20
    Income 2000: per capita $16,271; median household $35,159; Population below poverty level: 16.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,285-$22,835
    Unemployment (2004): 4.50% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 19.90 minutes Working outside county of residence: 20.40%
    Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Milledgeville County seat (19,268)

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    References in periodicals archive ?
    * In February, Baldwin County Business owner Dean Harrison Grant was arrested on several counts of insurance fraud, among other charges.
    In a press conference Monday, Baldwin County Sheriff Bill Massee said 42-year-old Shockley and her boyfriend, Marcus Lillard, were at 69-year-old Clark Heindel's home Saturday night.
    The council is made up of the governor, who serves as chair; the director of the Alabama State Port Authority, who serves as vice-chair; the chairman of the Baldwin County Commission; the president of the Mobile County Commission; and the mayors of Bayou La Batre, Dauphin Island, Fairhope, Gulf Shores, Mobile and Orange Beach.
    Alabama Poolworks is located in Fairhope and Foley and offers years of experience in top level pool repair work and services serving Eastern Shore, North Baldwin County, Central and South Baldwin.
    Bobby Raquepo, head of the bureau's fugitive search unit (FSU), disclosed that Andrews is the subject of an arrest warrant issued by the grand jury of Baldwin County in Alabama in December 2013.
    Andrews was reportedly indicted for multiple counts of fraud before the grand jury of Baldwin County in Alabama and he allegedly fled to the Philippines to avoid arrest and prosecution.
    Tammany leaders is heading to south Alabama next week to research a partnership model that they say has produced success in Baldwin County.
    Baldwin County Sheriff Mack said emergency units were dispatched to evacuate and extricate the passengers.
    Last month, the Baldwin County Public School System in Georgia issued a warning to parents the a game that encourages players to harm themselves and potentially commit suicide.
    The bank has eight locations in Tuscaloosa, Washington and Clarke counties, including a new office in Fairhope, in the rapidly growing Baldwin County market.
    In the 2011-2012 Baldwin County roadkill study, cottontails were the seventh most commonly observed mammal at 1.1 per 1000 km driven (Boitet and Mead 2014).
    UTC Aerospace Systems is expanding its existing footprint in Foley, Alabama by adding a new manufacturing and nacelle assembly facility that is estimated to bring 260 new jobs to Baldwin County, the company said.