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Alabama Port, Alabama
Map of Alabama Port on lower west side of Mobile Bay, 1861
Map of Alabama Port on lower west side of Mobile Bay, 1861
Alabama Port, Alabama is located in Alabama
Alabama Port, Alabama
Alabama Port, Alabama
Location in Alabama
Alabama Port, Alabama is located in the United States
Alabama Port, Alabama
Alabama Port, Alabama
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Alabama
County Mobile
Elevation
7 ft (2 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 251

Alabama Port, also sometimes known as Port Alabama, is an unincorporated community on Mon Louis Island, in Mobile County, Alabama, United States.

Geography

Alabama Port is located at 30°26′26″N 88°06′21″W / 30.440474°N 88.105832°W / 30.440474; -88.105832, on the western shore of Mobile Bay, at an elevation of 7 feet (2 m).


Demographics

Alabama Port Precinct (1880)

Historical population
Census Pop.
1880 417
U.S. Decennial Census

Alabama Port has never reported separately as an unincorporated community on the U.S. Census. However, in 1880, the 19th precinct of Mobile County bore its name, and had 417 residents. The name of the precinct was changed in 1890 to Cedar Point, then Heron Bayou and Dauphin Island in 1900, simply Heron Bayou for 1910-20 and "Herron Bay" for 1930–50. It was consolidated under the Bayou La Batre census division in 1960.

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