Spanish Fort is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 7,806 people and just one neighborhood, Spanish Fort is the 86th largest community in Alabama.
Real Estate Prices
Spanish Fort real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Spanish Fort house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Spanish Fort is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.04% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Spanish Fort is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Spanish Fort who work in sales jobs (17.82%), management occupations (15.64%) and business and financial occupations (12.05%).
Also of interest is that Spanish Fort has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Spanish Fort is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
As is often the case in a small city, Spanish Fort doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.