Alabaster, Alabama 

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Population

32,567

+10.2% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

2.8%

Median Income

$70,173

Median Home Price

$180,600

Best Places to Live in Alabaster, Alabama

Mid-sized city - North-central Alabama, about 300 miles north of the Gulf of Mexico. May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Alabaster, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Arts and culture
-Diversifying economy
-Mild winters
Cons
-Air service
-Crime rates
-Summer heat and humidity

Local Listings in Alabaster
 $305,000 
2120 N Grande View Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2024 SqFt
 $149,900 
303 Dale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1165 SqFt
 $174,900 
105 Carriage Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1542 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Alabaster
Zip Codes: 35007 35114
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 618 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alabaster is 2.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alabaster jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alabaster's cost of living is 5.7% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alabaster's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Alabaster, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Shelby county voted Republican in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alabaster's population is 32,567 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.2%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alabaster is $180,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.7%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Alabaster public schools spend $10,361 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 17.4 students per teacher in Alabaster. More Education


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Housing Market in Alabaster

It's a good time to buy in Alabaster. Home Appreciation is up 7.7% in the last 12 months. Browse Alabaster Real Estate

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Reviews for Alabaster   3 Reviews
Great Place to live, work and raise a family. - 1/23/2011
Alabaster Alabama ... affordable, adaptable and... Read More

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Escape from Birmingham - 8/31/2010
This is the sequel to "Escape from New York" staring Kirk Russell, but called "Escape from Birmingham" staring the dopes of Alabama. The people in this area Hoover,... Read More

Alabaster, A Renewed Youth - 4/9/2006
Alabster is becoming one of the fastest growing cities in the state of Alabama. With the addition of the Colonial Promenadeand White Stone Shopping Centers the economy... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN ALABASTER
$305,000
2120 N Grande View Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$149,900
303 Dale Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$174,900
105 Carriage Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$218,000
124 Wagon Trl
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$234,900
228 Warwick Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$324,900
101 Quarterhorse Ln
Bed 4 | Bath 4

$155,000
855 Highway 31 S
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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