Birmingham, AL
Demographic Data




Greatest Income Increase
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Birmingham Population Statistics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Birmingham Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
212,157

Age

PEOPLE OF Alabama DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.63
5 To 17 13.99
18 To 24 11.72
25 To 34 16.60
35 To 54 24.47
55 To 64 13.28
65 Years And Over 13.32

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 6.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 85.6
COLLEGE GRADUATES 25.0

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Birmingham 20791 18586.36917094103 #EE2025
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Birmingham 32404 15619.194244604318 #EE2025
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
29.4%

Employment Industries in Birmingham

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 17.6
Retail 10.8
Accommodation 10.3
Education 9.4
Manufacturing 8.3
Other 5.6
Finance 5.4
Administration 5.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.0
Construction 4.2
Transportation 4.1
Public Service 4.1
Wholesale 2.6
Information Technology 2.5


Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 22.6
Black Or African American 71.7
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.1
Asian 0.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 1.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 3.4

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Irish 3.5
German 3.3
English 3.1
African 2.8
Scottish 1.0
Italian 0.9
Scots-Irish 0.8
French 0.8
European 0.5
British 0.4
Welsh 0.3
Polish 0.3
Dutch 0.2
Swedish 0.2
Jamaican 0.2
Greek 0.1
Russian 0.1
Lebanese 0.1
Kenyan 0.1
Other Arab 0.1

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 94.9
Spanish 3.2
Langs. of India 0.3
French 0.2
African languages 0.2
Chinese 0.2
Arabic 0.2
German/Yiddish 0.1
Korean 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Russian 0.1
Tagalog 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
Persian 0.0
Japanese 0.0
Pacific Island languages 0.0
Portuguese 0.0
Thai 0.0
Vietnamese 0.0

Foreign Born Birmingham Residents:
3.4%