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ZIP Code 35207

Primary City:Birmingham, AL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (4:07pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.57, -86.82
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35207

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35207. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 35207. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35207, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Birmingham, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35207 is located in north Alabama and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 35207 are primarily black or African American. The number of middle aged adults is large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35207 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 9,010
Population Density 867 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,273
Median Home Value $58,600
Land Area 10.40 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,537
Median Household Income $23,167

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male3863313173032862382392032002922893132621921431196832
Female375303282318317303286219222314350339298250204155131131
Total761634599621603541525422422606639652560442347274199163

Gender

 Male 4,213 47%
 Female 4,797 53%
Gender

Race

 White 509 5.6%
 Black Or African American 8,335 92.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8 0.1%
 Asian 1 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 8 0.1%
 Other Race 95 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 54 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1891151336482425296110
Renter1484012733032591498312
Total166492424639741574379122

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 792 22%
 Single Guardian 1,503 42%
 Singles 1,115 32%
 Singles With Roommate 127 4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,396 68%
 Households with Kids 1,141 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male8988706162795567686567706154655464576359
Female8375666858646064574567644957647365536366
Total172163136129120143115131125110134134110111129127129110126125

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35207 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35207 were primarily built in the 1950s or the 1970s. Looking at 35207 real estate data, the median home value of $58,600 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 35207 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 35207 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35207 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,987 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 23 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 962 23%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 947 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,628 38%
 Households Vacant 736 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 267 36%
 Rented & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Sale Only 44 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 12 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 1%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 394 54%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 9 0.6%
 1 Bedroom 300 20.0%
 2 Bedroom 494 32.9%
 3+ Bedroom 698 46.5%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $23,167 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35207 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Pedestrians and cyclists beware. The area has some of lowest percentages of commutes without a vehicle in the country. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 35207 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35207 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,903 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,265 19%
 No Earnings 3,660 54%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,903 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,265 19%
 No Earnings 3,660 54%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,548 94.7%
 Public transportation 128 4.8%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 5 0.2%
 Worked at Home 9 0.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 863 32.6%
 High School Graduate 1,498 56.6%
 Associate's degree 130 4.9%
 Bachelor's degree 139 5.3%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 16 0.6%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,533 79.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 67 3.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 318 16.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35207

ZIP Code 35207 is in the Birmingham City School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35207.

Hudson K-Eight School
3300 F L Shuttlesworth Dr
Birmingham, AL 35207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Birmingham City School District
Opportunity Center at Riggins
3177 44th Ct North
Birmingham, AL 35207
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Birmingham City School District
North Birmingham Elementary School
2620 35th Ave North
Birmingham, AL 35207
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Birmingham City School District
George Washington Carver High School
3900 24th St North
Birmingham, AL 35207
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Birmingham City School District

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