Mobile, Alabama

Mobile (/mˈbl/ moh-BEEL; French pronunciation: ​[mɔ.bil]) is the coonty seat o Mobile Coonty, Alabama.

Mobile, Alabama
Ceety o Mobile
Frae tap: Pincus Biggin, Auld Ceety Haw an Soothren Mercat, Fort Condé, Barton Academy, Cathedral Basilica o the Immaculate Conception, an the skyline o dountoun Mobile frae the Mobile River.
Banner o Mobile, Alabama
Banner
Official seal of Mobile, Alabama
Seal
Eik-name(s): 
"The Port Ceety", "Azalea Ceety", "The Ceety o Sax Banners"
Location in Mobile Coonty an the state o Alabama
Location in Mobile Coonty an the state o Alabama
Mobile, Alabama is locatit in the Unitit States
Mobile, Alabama
Mobile, Alabama
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 30°41′40″N 88°02′35″W / 30.69444°N 88.04306°W / 30.69444; -88.04306
KintraUnitit States o Americar
StateAlabama
CoontyMobile
Foondit1702
Incorporatit (toun)Januar 20, 1814[1]
Incorporatit (ceety)December 17, 1819[2]
Govrenment
 • MayorWilliam S.'Sandy' Stimpson[3][4]
Area
 • Ceety413 km2 (159.4 sq mi)
 • Laund305 km2 (117.9 sq mi)
 • Water107 km2 (41.5 sq mi)
Elevation
(lawest)[5]
3 m (10 ft)
Population
 • Ceety195,111
 • Estimate 
(2013)[7]
194,899
 • RankUS: 122nt
 • Density651.4/km2 (1687.2/sq mi)
 • Urban
326,183 (US: 115t)
 • Metro
414,079 (US: 127t)
Demonym(s)Mobilian
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP Codes
Area code(s)251
FIPS code01-50000
GNIS featur ID0155153
WebsiteCeety o Mobile

Sister ceetiesEedit

Mobile haes registered sister ceety arrangements wi the follaein ceeties:[9]

ReferencesEedit

  1. "An Act to provide for Government of the Town of Mobile. —Passed January 20, 1814." (Google Books). A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing The Statutes and Resolutions in Force at the end of the General Assembly in January, 1823. Published by Ginn & Curtis, J. & J. Harper, Printers, New-York, 1828. Title 62. Chapter XII. Pages 780-781.
  2. "An Act to incorporate the City of Mobile. —Passed December 17, 1819." (Google Books). A Digest of the Laws of the State of Alabama: Containing The Statutes and Resolutions in Force at the end of the General Assembly in January, 1823. Published by Ginn & Curtis, J. & J. Harper, Printers, New-York, 1828. Title 62. Chapter XVI. Pages 784-791.
  3. http://www.cityofmobile.org/cityofficials/mayor.php
  4. http://www.usmayors.org/meetmayors/mayorsatglance.asp
  5. "Mobile Alabama". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 19 October 2007.
  6. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 23 October 2014.
  7. "Population Estimates". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 23 October 2014.
  8. "Zip Code Lookup". USPS. Retrieved 23 October 2014.
  9. "Mobile's Sister Cities". City of Mobile. Retrieved 26 November 2009.
  10. "Mobile's Sister Cities".
  11. "Twin cities of the City of Kosice". Magistrát mesta Košice, Tr. Retrieved 27 Julie 2013.
  12. "Ilembe Case Study" (PDF). The Water Dialogues. p. 10. Retrieved 16 Mairch 2013.