Retail

The City of Evergreen is a prime location for retail development because it is located at the center of several major thoroughfares that have significant traffic counts.  The city is also the halfway travel point between Montgomery and Mobile, as well as the halfway travel point between Atlanta and New Orleans.

Other noteworthy assets in Evergreen include:

  • Easy access to I-65 and surrounding communities
  • Center of Regional District that includes five counties – Conecuh, Covington, Butler, Monroe, and Escambia
  • Main line railroad runs through city and county centers
  • Only city in Alabama history to complete simultaneously, a Comprehensive Plan, the Alabama Communities of Excellence Program Designation, and the Small Town Design Initiative
  • Land and infrastructure in place for growth
  • Located in one of the top hunting, fishing, and outdoor recreation areas in Alabama

For more information about available property, demographics, and other reports, contact the Evergreen-Conecuh Development Corporation at 251-578-1000.

Evergreen Gateway Information

Gateway Information Brochure (PDF).  This brochure includes community information, demographics, RMP opportunity gap reports, and existing retail information.

Summary of RMP Opportunity Gap

See the above Gateway Information Brochure for more information about retail opportunities in Evergreen, including more in-depth RMP Opportunity Gap reports.

Retail Type 20 Mile Drive Distance 38 Mile Drive Distance
(Regional Shopping Destination)
Automotive Dealers 27,821,507 49,170,393
Building Materials 23,539,944 43,353,825
Food Service and Drinking Places 10,224,000 29,144,116
Food and Beverage Stores (Grocery) 11,704,926 1,785,235
Clothing and General Merchandise 28,295,779 29,135,700
Healthcare and Personal Care 7,861,850 17,709,395
Sporting Goods, Outdoor Recreation 3,376,902 16,343,637
Electronic and Appliance Stores 4,375,282 15,736,031
Specialty Food, Beer, Wine, etc. 985,765 8,025,524

Source: 2010 Claritas

Demographics

For more demographic information, visit the demographics page.

Population

City of Evergreen Conecuh County
2010 Census Population 3,944 13,228
2000 Census Population 3,630 14,089
Males/Females (2010 Census) 46.1% / 53.9% 48.5% / 51.5%
Household Population 1,629 5,625
Families 1,051 3,717

Source: 2010 Census

Household Income

20-Mile Radius 38-Mile Radius
Household Income (Median) $40,570 $45,940
Expected Change in the Next 5 Years 10.3% 10.3%

Source: U.S. Census, 2005-2007 American Community Survey