35211 Zip Code

Below you will find a comprehensive overview of the statistics and characteristics of the 35211 zip code. These include population demographics, economic characteristics, education data, occupation information, housing characteristics, and more.

Key Information:
StateAlabama
CityBirmingham
Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Geo Location33.4501, -86.87148
Population24762
Size45.841 square miles
Median Family Income$38948.00
Median Home Value$82700.00

Population & Demographics

The following information lists the population statistics and breakdown for the 35211 zip code. The total population is 24762, of which, 10857 are male and 13905 are female. With a total area of 45.841 square miles, the population density is 539.8 people per square mile. The median age of the population is 38.8 years old. Below you’ll find additional information on the population and demographics of this zip code, including age distribution, race distribution, language spoken, and more.

YearPopulation
201127510
201226505
201326414
201425601
201524637
201624101
201725095
201824594
201924745
202024876
202124762

Age BracketNumber of PeoplePercentage of Population
Under 5 years old 17036.9%
Age 5-912224.9%
Age 10-1415526.3%
Age 15-1914375.8%
Age 20-2416956.8
Age 25-29252810.2%
Age 30-3414155.7%
Age 35-3911334.6%
Age 40-441056 4.3%
Age 45-4913985.6%
Age 50-5416066.5%
Age 55-5912795.2%
Age 60-6422179%
Age 65-6918497.5%
Age 70-7410434.2%
Age 75-799083.7%
Age 80-842991.2%
Age 85 and over4221.7%


Languages Spoken (of those 5 years of age and older) :
  • Speaks Language other than English: 8.1 %
  • Speaks Spanish: 6.2 %
  • Speaks Other Indo-European Language: 1 %
  • Speaks Pacific Island Languages: 0.5 %
  • Speak Other Languages: 0.4 %
Marital Status: 
  • Currently Married: 25.5 %
  • Divorced: 12.9 %
  • Separated (not divorced): 6.3 %
  • Never Married: 47.7 %

Income & Economic Characteristics

The median inflation-adjusted family income in the 35211 zip code is $38948. This is -0.4978 less than the national average. This income places 28.8% of the population below the poverty line. The average retirement income for individuals in this zip code (for those that have it) is $25674. Below you can find additional economic characteristics, including income bracket distribution, median income over time, retirement statistics, and more.

Annual Income Bracket ($)Number of Families in Bracket
Less than $10,000.00466
$10,000.00 – $14,999.00426
$15,000.00 – $24,999.00502
$25,000.00 – $34,999.00993
$35,000.00 – $49,999.00989
$50,000.00 – $74,999.00648
$75,000.00 – $99,999.00598
$100,000.00 – $149,999.00497
$150,000.00 – $199,999,00244
$200,000.00 +145

YearMedian Family Income ($ USD)
201130228
201231125
201332679
201431452
201531674
201634641
201738836
201838182
201940283
202039668
202138948

Income Source# of Households
Wage or Salary7850
Self Employment750
Social Security3977
Dividends, Interest, or Rental636
Retirement2068
Other1086

Total Insured & Uninsured Individuals: 
  • Families Insure: 21288
  • Families Uninsured: 3439
Total Individuals with and w/o retirement income:   
  • Yes retirement income: 2068
  • No retirement income: 9205

Education

In the 35211 zip code, 86.1% of individuals over 25 years old have a high school degree or higher, and 21.8% have a bachelors degree or higher. Additionally, 18.1% of individuals 3 years and older are in private school, and 81.9% are in public school. The data below outline the education level breakdown, degree field breakdown, and more.




Occupation and Work Characteristics

In the 35211 zip, there are an estimated 11174 people in the labor force, of which, 10207 are employed, and 957 are unemployed. There are a total of 10 people in the armed forces. The average commute time for this zip code is 24.4 minutes. Of the total people that work, 473 worked from home and 10057 commuted. The average number of hours worked is 37.9. Below you’ll find additional information on occupation distribution, industry breakdown, commuting characteristics and workplace statistics.

Occupation# of Individual
Management, Business, Science, and Arts3133
Services2255
Sales and Office2229
Construction and Maintenance:943
Transportation and Material Moving1647





Housing

The median home value for the 35211 zip code is 82700. There is an estimated  11273 number of occupied housing units, the median gross rent in is $885 per month, and the average monthly housing costs are estimated to be $801. Below you’ll find additional breakdowns of home values, rents, home build years, and more.

Home Value (USD)Number of Homes
Less than $50,000665
$50,000 – $99,0002589
$100,000 – $149,999399
$150,000 – $199,999435
$200,000 – $299,999634
$300,000 – $499,99976
$500,000 – $999,99914
$1,000,000+

Home Year BuiltNumber of Homes
2020 or Later11
2010 – 2019938
2000 – 20091491
1980 – 19991504
1960 – 19793668
1940 – 19592696
1939 or earlier965

The median number of rooms in all housing units is 5.1 rooms.
Monthly Rent ($ USD)Number of Units
Less than $5001141
$500 – $9992625
$1,000 – $1,4991915
$1,500 – $1,999506
$2,000 – $2,49931
$2,499 – $2,999
$3,000 + 48

Monthly Housing Costs ($)Number of Households
Less than 3001051
300-4992052
500-7992428
800-9991836
1000-14992692
1500-1999792
2000-2499171
2500-2999
3000+56

Monthly Housing Cost as a % of Monthly IncomeNumber of Households
Less than 20%827
20%-24.9%273
25%-29.9%157
30%-34.9%220
35+%1015



# of VehiclesHouseholds
None1516
15134
23099
3+1524
Home Heating Characteristics: 
  • Utility Gas: 51.3 %
  • Bottle Tank or LP Gas: 1 %
  • Electricity: 46.3 %
  • Oil or Kerosene etc: 0.5 %
  • Coal or Coke: 0.1 %
  • All Other: 0 %

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All information sourced from official government sources including Census.gov, the IRS, and the Department of Education.