Welcome to Foley, Alabama

Foley, Alabama

According to Google, Foley, Alabama, is home to just over 23,000 people. It is a principal city of the Daphne–Fairhope–Foley Micropolitan Statistical Area, which includes all of Baldwin County, Alabama. Just 30 minutes from Orange Beach, Foley is a beautiful place to spend your time, as you can see in this picture we borrowed from the City of Foley.

Foley's Rich History

According to Wikipedia, Foley was named for its founder, John B. Foley, a Chicago resident who heard about the area on his way home from President McKinley's funeral in 1901. He bought almost 50,000 acres of land the next year and was building better transportation into town by 1905. 

Foley has been home to some famous people over the years, including Fannie Flagg (author of Fried Green Tomatoes) and football greats D. J. Fluker, Julio Jones, Robert Lester, Bubba Marriott, Ken Stabler, and Chris Watton. 

Driving Directions from Foley to Bay Side Boat Rentals