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ZIP Code 35254

Primary City:Birmingham, AL (View All Cities)
Organization:Bham, Birmingham Southern College
ZIP Type: Unique
County: Jefferson County
Timezone: Central (2:12pm)
Area code: 205 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.514, -86.853
ZIP (~400 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 35254

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 35254. 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 35254. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 35254, 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
Unacceptable:
Bham, Birmingham Southern College

Stats and Demographics for the 35254 ZIP Code

ZIP code 35254 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 35254 are primarily white. The number of young adults is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely small. There are also an extremely small number of families and an extremely large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 35254 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,403
Population Density 3,366 people per sq mi
Housing Units 137
Median Home Value $78,900
Land Area 0.42 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 98
Median Household Income $16,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

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


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56410
5-981018
10-14549
15-19252252504
20-24363353716
25-294610
30-346612
35-397714
40-4410717
45-499312
50-547714
55-597815
60-648816
65-695914
70-744711
75-79156
80-84112
85 Plus123

Gender

 Male 704 50%
 Female 699 50%
Gender

Race

 White 1,079 76.9%
 Black Or African American 229 16.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 0.2%
 Asian 42 3.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.1%
 Other Race 10 0.7%
 Two Or More Races 39 2.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-241910
25-34189
35-447613
45-5481018
55-648917
65-7413821
75-84707
85 Plus303

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 28 29%
 Single Guardian 20 20%
 Singles 41 42%
 Singles With Roommate 9 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 77 79%
 Households with Kids 21 21%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202
2011
3112
4101
5156
6202
7123
8202
9235
10123
11011
12101
13314
14000
15213
16000
17134
183777114
19212171383
20169159328

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 35254 has a large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more universities nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 35254 were primarily built in the 1950s. Looking at 35254 real estate data, the median home value of $78,900 is low compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 35254. Rentals in 35254 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 35254 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 205 15%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 1,198 85%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 29 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 19 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 50 36%
 Households Vacant 39 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 13 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 5 13%
 For Sale Only 5 13%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 36%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 43 59%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 30 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 $16,563 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 35254 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. 35254 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 35254 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 518 49%
 No Earnings 441 42%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 97 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 518 49%
 No Earnings 441 42%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 140 50%
 Public transportation 10 4%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 39%
 Worked at Home 22 8%
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. 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 27 28%
 High School Graduate 57 58%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 14 14%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 55 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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