Fairhope is a city located within Alabama, United States.
Fairhope is very good for those who like quiet surroundings, as there tend to be low levels of noise from traffic.
The substantial percentage of single detached homes in the housing stock of Fairhope is an important part of its character. Roughly one third of homes in this city were built since the year 2000, while the majority of the remaining buildings were constructed pre-1960 and in the 1960s. This city also has a selection of housing sizes; properties range from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Around three quarters of the population of this city own their home and one quarter are renters.
There are only a very small number of high schools and primary schools in this city and accordingly they can be a very long walk away. In addition to public schools, there are private elementary and secondary schools. When it comes to eating, a fraction of home buyers in Fairhope may be able to reach one of approximately 20 grocery stores on foot, while others will have to rely on a vehicle. There are also over 50 restaurants in this city.
Fairhope is very car friendly. Parking is quite easy. On the other hand, traveling on foot is not very convenient for property owners in Fairhope since very few daily needs can be carried out without the use of a vehicle.