Gasque, Alabama

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Unincorporated community
Gasque is located in Alabama
Location within the state of Alabama
Gasque is located in the US
Gasque (the US)
Coordinates: 30°15′12″N 87°49′11″W / 30.25333°N 87.81972°W / 30.25333; -87.81972Coordinates: 30°15′12″N 87°49′11″W / 30.25333°N 87.81972°W / 30.25333; -87.81972
Country United States
State Alabama
County Baldwin
Elevation 7 ft (2 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 156396[1]

Gasque is an unincorporated community in unincorporated Baldwin County, Alabama, United States. Gasque is located on Alabama State Route 180, 7.8 miles (12.6 km) west of Gulf Shores.


The community is named after the Gasque family, who lived in the area.[2] A post office operated under the name Gasque from 1880 to 1953.[3]


  1. ^ "Gasque". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 
  2. ^ Foscue, Virginia (1989). Place Names in Alabama. Tuscaloosa: The University of Alabama Press. p. 62. ISBN 0-8173-0410-X. 
  3. ^ "Baldwin County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 4 February 2016. Retrieved 4 January 2015.