Work & Live

Whether you’ve just arrived in Mobile or are contemplating a move, we know you will love it here. The links to the left help you cut through the red tape of new schools, taxes, tags and licenses to make your move as easy as possible. Mobile, Alabama is a great place to live, and it’s also a great place to buy a house.


Overall, Mobile also has a much lower cost of living than most cities its size, and is among the 15 lowest out of the 80 mid-size U.S. metropolitan areas according to the American Chamber of Commerce Researchers Association (ACCRA) survey. Excellent healthcare options include top-ranked hospitals, a medical school and the first academic cancer research institute in the upper Gulf Coast region. Award-winning schools, colleges and universities also set Mobile apart as one of the Gulf Coast’s top locations to live, raise a family or grow a business. Browse the links or download the latest Guide to Mobile publication here.