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Latitude: 33.527444 Longitude: -86.799047


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Overview
Population:212,237
Pop. Change:-12%
State: Alabama
Metro Area: Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area
County: Jefferson County
City:Birmingham
Zip Code:35211, 35205, ... 22 more
Real Estate:For Sale
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Birmingham's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Interesting Facts about Birmingham, Alabama

As of 2012, Birmingham's population is 212,237 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of -11.94 percent.

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The median home cost in Birmingham is $51,500. Home appreciation the last year has been 1.37 percent.

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Compared to the rest of the country, Birmingham's cost of living is 18.40% Lower than the U.S. average.

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Birmingham public schools spend $4,920 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,691. There are about 13.3 students per teacher in Birmingham.

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The unemployment rate in Birmingham is 7.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.60%). Recent job growth is Positive. Birmingham jobs have Increased by 0.61 percent.


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Map Of Birmingham

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Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 28 minutes.

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Birmingham's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes