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-Mild winters


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What Bert Has To Say About Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area

Birmingham is one of the South’s most misunderstood cities. A former steel and manufacturing center once known as the “Pittsburgh of the South,” Birmingham is still thought by many outsiders to combine the grittiness of this legacy with some of the other more unsavory images of the old South. But the truth is far different: Birmingham has experienced a major economic turnaround, and while not quite as far along as noted Southern stars like Charlotte, Raleigh Durham and Atlanta, the area has come a long way.


Mid-sized city - North-central Alabama, about 300 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico See Local Real Estate
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City: Hoover
Zip Codes: 35242, 35226, ... 3 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 618 ft above sea level

Quick Facts About Hoover

    The unemployment rate in Hoover is 4.50 percent (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Hoover jobs have Decreased by 0.41 percent. Learn more...
    Compared to the rest of the country, Hoover's cost of living is 5.90% Higher than the U.S. average. Learn more... or Compare Hoover's Cost of Living
    Hoover's population is 84,848 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 113.25 percent. Learn more...
    Average Commute time is 12 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn more...
    The median home cost in Hoover is $253,900. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.63%. Check out the homes in the area.
    Hoover public schools spend $11,847 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Hoover. Learn more...

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Mild 4 season climate

Hoover is in central Alabama and is a suburb of Birmigham. It has a mild four season climate wellsuited to nature lovers, golfers, and... (Read More)



Surprise in Alabama

Hoover, Alabama has a wide range of home buying opportunities. A huge plus is the up and coming TND community at The Preserve. The homes in this quaint neighborhood... (Read More)



Hoover Standard of Living

Good municipal facilities (City Recreation Center, great library, good police and fire protection). Good schools (especially for Alabama). Traffic is heavy at... (Read More)



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