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ZIP Code 35229

Primary City:Birmingham, AL (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (11:52pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.464, -86.799
ZIP (~200 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35229

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35229. 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 35229. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35229, 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
Bham, Samford University

Stats and Demographics for the 35229 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35229 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 large population density.

The people living in ZIP code 35229 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35229 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 940
Population Density 5,453 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 0.17 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 20Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 20

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


 Male 156 17%
 Female 784 83%


 White 876 93.2%
 Black Or African American 51 5.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2 0.2%
 Asian 8 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 2 0.2%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 940 100%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 35229 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 35229 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 35229 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 35229 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. 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 6 0.4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,022 72.0%
 No Earnings 392 27.6%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 6 0.4%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,022 72.0%
 No Earnings 392 27.6%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 157 35%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 240 53%
 Worked at Home 57 13%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 11 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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