The unemployment rate in Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area is 3.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.0%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area's cost of living is 10.5% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in the Birmingham-Hoover metro area, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, the Birmingham-Hoover metro area remained very strongly Republican, 57.6% to 40.9%. More Voting Stats
Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area's population is 1,109,895 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.6%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 26.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area is Real Estate: $232,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.1%.
Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area public schools spend $10,235 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 16.2 students per teacher in Birmingham-Hoover Metro Area. More Education