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Living in Birmingham

Birmingham has an average Walk Score of 35 with 212,237 residents.

Birmingham has some public transportation and does not have many bike lanes.

The most walkable Birmingham neighborhoods are Central City, Southside and Five Points South.

Nearby Apartments

Walk Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Pepper Place Saturday Market

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Cantina

Most errands require a car in Birmingham.

Birmingham Apartments for Rent

View all Birmingham apartments on a map. The average rent is $890 and the average home price is $32,450.

Rental info for Point at Oak Mountain in the Birmingham area
from $851
1 bed
Walk Score 41
Rental info for Parc At Grandview in the Birmingham area
from $920
1 bed
Walk Score 19
Rental info for Colonial Grand at Liberty Park in the Birmingham area
from $853
Rental info for Chateau Orleans in the Birmingham area
from $750
2 bed
Walk Score 60
Rental info for ARIUM Lakeshore in the Birmingham area
from $959
1 bed
Walk Score 6
Rental info for Park35 on Clairmont in the Birmingham area
from $1,390
1 bed
Walk Score 70
Rental info for LIV Parkside in the Birmingham area
from $1,165
Studio
Walk Score 85
Rental info for Brooke Lyn Apartments in the Birmingham area
from $720
2 bed
Walk Score 23

To view Birmingham homes for sale sorted by Walk Score, visit Trulia.com.

Birmingham Neighborhoods

Rank

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Population

1 Central City 87 55 55 2,746
2 Southside 80 44 55 1,126
3 Five Points South 77 40 43 9,121
4 Highland Park 65 34 32 4,842
5 Tuxedo 56 31 50 525
6 Graymont 54 39 45 1,135
7 Central Park 52 30 44 4,264
8 Ensley Highlands 51 29 35 4,696
9 Forest Park 51 28 35 4,092
10 Smithfield 51 38 42 1,752
11 North Birmingham 50 25 40 2,163
12 North Titusville 50 36 43 2,230
13 Ensley 50 28 45 3,892
14 Druid Hills 50 34 32 2,448
15 Arlington - West End 49 35 44 5,213
16 South Titusville 49 31 43 2,643
17 North Avondale 49 32 52 1,193
18 Rising - West Princeton 48 33 41 993
19 Fountain Heights 47 40 33 2,484
20 Fairview 47 31 30 2,255
21 Wahouma 45 29 40 1,278
22 Redmont Park 45 29 21 1,813
23 Oakwood Place 45 32 43 3,250
24 Crestline 45 21 33 3,188
25 South Woodlawn 44 31 38 638
26 Crestwood North 44 27 29 2,463
27 Belview Heights 44 26 34 5,545
28 Eastwood 43 24 29 2,479
29 Eastlake 40 29 30 3,206
30 College Hills 39 31 29 1,621
31 Bush Hills 39 32 29 4,089
32 Glen Iris 38 27 22 10,115
33 Woodland Park 37 30 35 819
34 North Eastlake 37 27 33 1,421
35 Woodlawn 36 30 38 3,139
36 Inglenook 36 21 28 3,355
37 Norwood 35 27 34 2,522
38 Evergreen 35 25 28 1,063
39 Gate City 35 25 29 631
40 Kingston 35 28 38 1,899
41 Acipco - Finley 33 21 36 996
42 Collegeville 31 24 36 2,655
43 South Eastlake 30 23 23 8,074
44 Crestwood South 29 24 15 2,992
45 West End Manor 29 28 35 3,733
46 East Thomas 26 26 28 1,239
47 Germania Park 26 29 34 2,569
48 Green Acres 25 27 34 2,211
49 Riley 25 27 34 957
50 Wylam 23 21 31 2,670
51 Huffman 23 16 20 4,914
52 Roebuck 23 18 25 4,708
53 Thomas 21 24 39 1,262
54 Grasselli Heights 18 27 27 648
55 Sun Valley 18 20 24 1,308
56 Central Pratt 17 24 36 1,227
57 Oak Ridge Park 17 25 18 1,509
58 Enon Ridge 17 24 24 708
59 Jones Valley 16 29 31 1,807
60 Spring Lake 15 8 18 5,701
61 Killbough Springs 15 8 17 4,127
62 Roosevelt 14 21 30 1,847
63 South Roebuck 12 14 14 2,778
64 North Pratt 11 22 23 2,361
65 Mason City 11 24 19 914
66 Dolomite 10 - 24 1,333
67 Echo Highlands 9 10 15 5,440
68 Sand Ridge 9 14 15 4,717
69 Powderly 8 25 19 1,165
70 Bridlewood 8 9 12 886
71 Apple Valley 7 12 13 3,420
72 Hooper City 7 15 19 1,073
73 Liberty Highlands 7 - 15 641
74 East Brownville 6 22 14 774
75 Penfield Park 6 19 11 669
76 Fairmont 5 22 16 1,508
77 Garden Highlands 4 24 13 887
78 Smithfield Estates 3 16 18 3,091
79 Sandusky 2 4 19 947
80 Sherman Heights 2 7 11 3,151

Eating & Drinking

There are about 793 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Birmingham.

People in Birmingham can walk to an average of 0.1 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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Parkside

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Avondale Brewer Y

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Transit Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham has Some Transit

A few nearby public transportation options. Find Birmingham apartments for rent near public transit.

Public Transit Routes

Birmingham has some public transportation and about 28 bus lines.

Transit Time

The map above shows how far you can travel in 30 minutes from Birmingham on public transit.

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Birmingham has about 4 car shares from RelayRides.

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Tyler Davis

I'm a resident of Birmingham, AL and a Realtor with LAH Real Estate. Feel free to get in touch with me if I can answer questions about Birmingham!

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Railroad Park

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Avondale Park

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Regions Field

Bike Score of Birmingham, AL

Birmingham is Somewhat Bikeable

Minimal bike infrastructure.

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Railroad Park

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Avondale Park

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Regions Field

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Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood

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Pepper Place Saturday Market

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Ridge Park

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