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ZIP Code 35207

Post Office City:Birmingham, AL (View All Cities)
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (4:21pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.57, -86.82
ZIP (~2 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35207

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 35207. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 35207 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Birmingham, AL

Stats and Demographics for the 35207 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35207 is located in northern 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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5386375761
5-9331303634
10-14317282599
15-19303318621
20-24286317603
25-29238303541
30-34239286525
35-39203219422
40-44200222422
45-49292314606
50-54289350639
55-59313339652
60-64262298560
65-69192250442
70-74143204347
75-79119155274
80-8468131199
85 Plus32131163

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


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2418148166
25-3491401492
35-44151273424
45-54336303639
55-64482259741
65-74425149574
75-8429683379
85 Plus11012122

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


MaleFemaleTotal
18983172
28875163
37066136
46168129
56258120
67964143
75560115
86764131
96857125
106545110
116767134
127064134
136149110
145457111
156564129
165473127
176465129
185753110
196363126
205966125

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.

For more information, see Birmingham, AL house value.

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. Despite the lower high school graduation rates, slightly more than the average number of people in the area graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 1,464 25.5%
 High School Graduate 3,411 59.5%
 Associate's degree 400 7.0%
 Bachelor's degree 329 5.7%
 Master's degree 103 1.8%
 Professional school degree 25 0.4%
 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 2 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: Primary/Elementary
District: Birmingham City School District
George Washington Carver High School
3900 24th St N
Birmingham, AL 35207
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Birmingham City School District

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