Saraland - A Growing City

New subdivisions, new businesses and annexations make Saraland one of the fastest growing cities in Mobile County.

Saraland City Schools

Building a World Class Educational System for our Children.

Thriving Business Community

The Saraland Area Chamber of Commerce has over 200 active members to support the business community.

Great Location

Saraland has 2 exits off of Interstate 65 and is Just 15 miles north of the city of Mobile.   The Mobile river system, interstate and state highways, and railroads that run through Saraland make it a perfect location for industrial, commercial and retail businesses.

City Services

City Services include 3 Fire Stations, a modern Police Force, a new recreation center, a civic center, a senior center, senior transportation, city parks and ball fields.

New Housing Permits in 2016

Number of City School Students

Number of Annexations in 2016

Population of Saraland

Press Release February 12, 2018

******TRAFFIC ALERT******

Please be advised there has been a revision to the setting times due to a delivery issue. Pre-Stress Services will not be able to deliver the beams on Sunday night. The contractor John G. Walton will be closing I-65 at the following revised times:

Sunday night February 18th 2018 – No closure this night.

Southbound I-65 Monday night February 19th 2018 – 9:00PM to 4:30AM.

Southbound I-65 Tuesday night February 20th 2018 – 9:00PM to 4:30AM.

Northbound I-65 Wednesday night February 21st 2018 –  9:00PM to 4:30AM.

Northbound I-65 Thursday night February 22nd 2018 –  9:00PM to 4:30AM.

During these time periods, traffic will be detoured using the on and off ramps at the exit 15 interchange. The subcontractor Gulf Equipment will be setting the 150ft girders over the interstate.

Police will be scheduled to assist with traffic control.

About Saraland

Saraland has a population of over 13,000 residents.


City Services include fire, police, public works and waste removal.


Saraland has services for residents of all ages.

Photo Gallery

View pictures from past Saraland events.


Business license information and much more.


Saraland’s Mayor is Dr. Howard Rubenstein.


Saraland has many parks and organized sports teams.


Contact information and an email form can be found here.

A Message from the Mayor

Greetings from the City of Saraland!

The City of Saraland is perfectly nested in north Mobile County in beautiful southwest Alabama. The natural resources, City services and great location only compliment the wonderful people in this community. The City is experiencing phenomenal growth with the construction of new subdivisions and new commercial and retail development. Saraland is called the Gateway to Progress. Saraland, however, IS progress.

Come experience all that Saraland has to offer. We’re certain you will love it!

Mayor Howard Rubenstein