Theodore, AL

Description:

Theodore is a census-designated place (CDP) in Mobile, County Alabama. Prior to 1900, Theodore was previously named Clements, but the area was renamed after sawmill operator and postmaster William Theodore Hieronymous.

Population:

Apx. 6,130 (2010)

Climate:

The climate in Theodore is tropical and humid, similar to most neighboring regions. Temperatures can range from the low sixties to an upwards of 90 degrees.

Median House Price:

$39,321 (2010)

Zip Code(s):

36582, 36590, 36619

Median Income:

Individual: $17,384

Family: $41,473

Popular Jobs:

Much like Springhill, Alabama, Theodore’s main industry is Education and Health. Other industries that employ most of this area’s population are:

  • Retail/Wholesale
  • Arts/Entertainment
  • Manufacturing
  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Public Administration

Schools:

Theodore is in the Mobile County Public School System. Residents are typically zoned to two elementary schools (Mary Borroughs and Nan Gray Davis), a middle school (Hankins Middle School), and a high school (Theodore High School). HYPERLINK “http://www.mcpss.com/” 

What’s it like to live in Theodore?

Theodore is a very small community. However, there are a few points of interest that include:

  • Mobile Greyhound Park
  • Fowl River (Famous for being a popular destination for famed pirate Paddy Scott)