CITY LANDING: About Birmingham

Learn more about the city of Birmingham by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Birmingham will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Birmingham. You can also view apartments for rent in Birmingham, AL by clicking the link and search box below.

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Birmingham Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 14.00%
    10-17: 11.02%
    18-29: 19.02%
    30-39: 14.06%
    40-49: 15.42%
    50-64: 12.89%
    65 & Over: 13.59%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 149.92 sq mi
    Total Population: 213,258
    Population Density Ranking (National): 49th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 76th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 22nd percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 42nd percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $28,424
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $39,960
    Median Income Ranking (National): 18th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 34th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 24th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 34th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 32nd percentile
    Single: 68th percentile
    Married With Children: 13th percentile
    Married With No Children: 18th percentile
    Single With Children: 15th percentile
    Single With No Children: 53rd percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: BIRMINGHAM CITY
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 16.55 : 1

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