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Axis, Alabama
Country United States
State Alabama
County Mobile
Area
 • Total 3.936 sq mi (10.19 km2)
 • Land 3.925 sq mi (10.17 km2)
 • Water 0.011 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 39 ft (12 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 757
 • Density 192.33/sq mi (74.26/km2)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 36505
Area code(s) 251

Axis is an unincorporated community and census-designated place in Mobile County, Alabama, United States. It has a post office with the 36505 ZIP code. The community has one site listed on the Alabama Register of Landmarks and Heritage, the Kirk House.

Demographics

As of the 2010 census, Axis had a population of 757. The racial and ethnic makeup of the population was 66.8% white, 26.9% black or African American, 3.2% Native American, 0.1% Asian, 0.1% Pacific Islander, 0.1% from some other race, 2.6% from two or more races and 0.9% Hispanic or Latino from any race.

Geography

Axis is located at 30°55′48″N 88°01′38″W / 30.92990°N 88.02722°W / 30.92990; -88.02722Coordinates: 30°55′48″N 88°01′38″W / 30.92990°N 88.02722°W / 30.92990; -88.02722 and has an elevation of 39 feet (12 m).


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