Other cities in the 251 area code include: Bay Minette, Robertsdale, Roanoke, Monroeville, Brewton, Jackson, Citronelle, Evergreen, New Hope, Bayou La Batre, Creola, Elberta, Mount Vernon, Grove Hill, Flomaton, Dauphin Island, Chatom, Frisco City, Excel, Perdido, Castleberry, Millry, Silas, Coffeeville, Vredenburgh, Beatrice, Repton, Gilbertown, Franklin, Toxey, Pine Apple, and Oak Hill.
Mobile 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, the most populous in Mobile County, and the largest municipality on the Gulf Coast between New Orleans, Louisiana, and St. Petersburg, Florida.Alabama's only saltwater port, Mobile is located 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 city as a key trading center between the French and Native Americans down to its current role as the 12th-largest port in the United States.
Fairhope is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States, on a sloping plateau, along the cliffs and shoreline of Mobile Bay. The 2010 census lists the population of the city as 15,326. Fairhope is a principal city of the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley micropolitan area, which includes all of Baldwin County. In 2016, Fairhope was named the best small town in the South by Southern Living magazine.
Daphne is a city in Baldwin County, Alabama, United States, on the eastern shoreline of Mobile Bay. The city is located along I-10, 11 miles east of Mobile and 170 miles southwest of the state capital of Montgomery. The 2010 United States Census lists the population of the city as 21,570, making Daphne the most populous city in Baldwin County. It is a principal city of the Daphne-Fairhope-Foley metropolitan area, which includes all of Baldwin County.The inhabited history of what is now called Daphne dates at least to the Paleo-Indian period and Native American tribes around 9000 BC. Modern-day Daphne is a thriving suburb of nearby Mobile.
The 251 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in CDT is 3:51 PM on Jul 11, 2020.