Each year, the 32 miles of sugar-white sand beaches along the Alabama Gulf Coast
attract over 5 million visitors, injecting nearly $3 billion into our local economy. While our small town atmosphere presents the perfect setting to raise your family, our loyal visitor base presents a unique opportunity for your business to experience exponential growth.
5.3 million people visited the Alabama Gulf Coast in 2012
$2.9 billion in visitor spending
45k travel related jobs
Lodging revenues are up 13.4% YTD in 2013
Retail Sales have increased 5.8% YTD in 2013
The local tourism industry accounts for $1 billion in wages & salary