birmingham Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 5,313 4.6 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 42,314 36.3 % 32.8 %
Some College 34,902 29.9 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 20,895 17.9 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13,287 11.4 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 100,488 86.1 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 27,894 23.9 % 23.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 212,653 - -
19 years old and under 49,999 23.5 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 81,109 38.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 54,648 25.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 26,897 12.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 188,363 96.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 5,297 2.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 900 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 42,930 50.4 % 33.2 %
Married 22,726 26.7 % 50.6 %
Separated 4,656 5.5 % 2.6 %
Divorced 14,943 17.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 109,659 - -
Occupied Housing Units 88,556 80.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 21,103 19.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 66,250 60.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 1,864 1.7 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,116 1.9 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,311 3.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 9,436 8.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 13,073 11.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,568 10.5 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 891 0.8 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 150 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 5,942 5.4 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 9,377 8.6 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 16,460 15.0 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 17,533 16.0 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 31,679 28.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 18,225 16.6 % 13.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 51,751 24.6 % 75.7 %
African-American 154,281 73.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 413 0.2 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,617 0.8 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 1,968 0.9 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 30,043 53,657
Median Family Income 35,452 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 18,695 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 91.1 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.79 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 16.56
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.15 %
6.0 0.03 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com