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ZIP Code 35223

Primary City:Birmingham, AL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (12:17pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.49, -86.74
ZIP (~3 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35223

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35223. 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 35223. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35223, 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
Acceptable:
Mountain Brk, Mountain Brook, Vestavia
Unacceptable:
English Village

Stats and Demographics for the 35223 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35223 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 35223 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35223 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 11,043
Population Density 1,343 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,749
Median Home Value $469,100
Land Area 8.22 sq mi
Water Area 0.03 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 4,394
Median Household Income $120,943

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male280409447399155190172278382443474439393262172153140104
Female266406460344213250227331409478514491364273226183167149
Total546815907743368440399609791921988930757535398336307253

Gender

 Male 5,292 48%
 Female 5,751 52%
Gender

Race

 White 10,708 97.0%
 Black Or African American 102 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11 0.1%
 Asian 129 1.2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 27 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 66 0.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner19219633959913538393166
Renter77192786546303432
Total964117111,024959568427198

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 2,911 66%
 Single Guardian 313 7%
 Singles 1,046 24%
 Singles With Roommate 124 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 2,936 67%
 Households with Kids 1,458 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male455965638384729476918881861011108890813028
Female564667577379728894898510187987710088631617
Total1011051321201561631441821701801731821731991871881781444645

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35223 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 35223 were primarily built in the 1960s. Looking at 35223 real estate data, the median home value of $469,100 is extremely high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35223. Rentals in 35223 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35223 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 11,043 100%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 2,511 53%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,329 28%
 Renter Occupied Households 554 12%
 Households Vacant 355 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 192 54%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 84 24%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 18 5%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 12%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 163 28%
 2 Bedroom 182 31%
 3+ Bedroom 242 41%
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 $120,943 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 35223 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35223 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 3,804 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 19%
 No Earnings 2,806 35%
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 3,804 47%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,507 19%
 No Earnings 2,806 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4,581 93.9%
 Public transportation 6 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 6 0.1%
 Worked at Home 284 5.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 35223 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 2 0.1%
 High School Graduate 575 15.8%
 Associate's degree 30 0.8%
 Bachelor's degree 1,588 43.6%
 Master's degree 428 11.8%
 Professional school degree 800 22.0%
 Doctorate degree 218 6.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,839 78.5%
 Enrolled in Private School 490 20.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 15 0.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 35223

ZIP Code 35223 is in the Birmingham City School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 35223.

Engle Day Treatment
1632 7th Ave South
Birmingham, AL 35223
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Birmingham City School District
Homebound Elementary School
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL 35223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Birmingham City School District
Brookwood Forest Elementary School
3701 South Brookwood Rd
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountain Brook City School District
Mt Brook Elementary School
3020 Cambridge Rd
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Mountain Brook City School District
Homebound High School
417 29th St South
Birmingham, AL 35223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Birmingham City School District
Mt Brook High School
3650 Bethune Dr
Mountain Brook, AL 35223
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mountain Brook City School District

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