Mobile, Alabama

Mobile, Alabama, City in Alabama, United States.

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Mobile ( moh-BEEL, French: [mɔbil] (listen)) is the county seat of Mobile County, Alabama, United States. The population within the city limits was 195,111 as of the 2010 United States Census, making it the third-most-populous city in Alabama, and the most populous in Mobile County. Alabama's only saltwater port, Mobile is located on the Mobile River at the head of the Mobile Bay and the north-central Gulf Coast. The Port of Mobile has always played a key role in the economic health of the city, beginning with the settlement as an important trading center between the French colonists and Native Americans, down to its current role as the 12th-largest port in the United States.Mobile is the principal municipality of the Mobile metropolitan area. This region of 412,992 residents is composed solely of Mobile County; it is the third-largest metropolitan statistical area in the state.

Alabama
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Alabama ... Tennessee Valley and the south by Mobile Bay, a historically significant port. Politically, as part of the Deep South, Alabama is now a predominantly conservative...

Mobile County, Alabama
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Mobile County, Alabama ... 21389°W / 30.78639; -88.21389 Mobile County (/moʊˈbiːl/ moh-BEEL) is located in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Alabama. It is the second most-populous...

History of Mobile, Alabama
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History of Mobile, Alabama ... re-zoned into the Alabama Territory in August 1817. Finally on December 14, 1819, Mobile became part of the new 22nd state, Alabama, one of the earlier...

USS Mobile (LCS-26)
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USS Mobile (LCS-26) ... USS Mobile (LCS-26) is an Independence-class littoral combat ship of the United States Navy. Named for the city of Mobile, Alabama, she is the fifth ship...

Mobile
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Mobile ... Mobile may refer to: Mobile, Alabama, a U.S. port city Mobile County, Alabama Mobile, Arizona, a small town near Phoenix, U.S. Mobile, Newfoundland and...

Alabama River
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Alabama River ... (72 km) from Mobile, it unites with the Tombigbee, forming the Mobile and Tensaw rivers, which discharge into Mobile Bay. The run of the Alabama is highly...

Mardi Gras in Mobile, Alabama
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Mardi Gras in Mobile, Alabama ... in Mobile, Alabama. It is the oldest annual Carnival celebration in the United States, started by Frenchman Nicholas Langlois in 1703 when Mobile was...

Dauphin Island, Alabama
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Dauphin Island, Alabama ... Dauphin Island is a town in Mobile County, Alabama, United States, on a barrier island of the same name (split by the Katrina Cut), in the Gulf of Mexico...

List of people from Mobile, Alabama
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List of people from Mobile, Alabama ... who were born in, residents of, or otherwise closely associated with Mobile, Alabama: Gregory Benford, science fiction author and physicist Manda Collins...

List of mayors of Mobile, Alabama
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List of mayors of Mobile, Alabama ... mayors, or persons holding the equivalent office, of Mobile, Alabama, United States. When Mobile came into the United States, it operated under a government...

Timeline of Mobile, Alabama
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Mobile metropolitan area
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Alabama in the American Civil War
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List of tallest buildings in Mobile, Alabama
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Mobile River
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Daphne, Alabama
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Gulf, Mobile and Ohio Railroad
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USS Alabama (BB-60)
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University of South Alabama
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