Gulf Shores is a city located in Baldwin County Alabama. With a 2020 population of 13,203, it is the 55th largest city in Alabama and the 2533rd largest city in the United States . Gulf Shores is currently growing at a rate of 1.72% annually and its population has increased by 35.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,741 in 2010. Gulf Shores reached it's highest population of 13,203 in 2021. Spanning over 33 miles, Gulf Shores has a population density of 469 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gulf Shores is $74,654 with a poverty rate of 5.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,086 per month, and the median house value is $243,100. The median age in Gulf Shores is 49.6 years, 50.3 years for males, and 48.5 years for females.